Book Launch: Welcome to Night Vale Episodes Volume One and Two by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor in conversation with Dylan Marron
From the creators of the #1 international podcast Welcome to Night Vale and the authors of the New York Times bestselling novel of the same name comes a collection of episodes from Season One and Season Two of their hit podcast, featuring behind-the-scenes commentary, original illustrations, and more. Dylan Marron, the voice of Carlos, will join. $20 tickets include admission and one book, and a $40 ticket includes admission as well as both books. ** PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT WILL BE HELD AT 28 ADAMS STREET CORNER OF WATER IN DUMBO**
Book Launch: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue in conversation with Patrice Nganang, Hosted by Chiwoniso Kaitano of Africa Redux
A deeply empathetic debut novel about marriage, class, and race, and the crevasses in the American Dream.
Book Launch: I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual by Luvvie Ajayi in conversation with Crissle West
Comedian, activist, and hugely popular culture blogger at AwesomelyLuvvie.com, Luvvie Ajayi, serves up necessary advice for the common senseless in this hilarious book of essays. This is an official Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event.
Acclaimed author Michelle Tea presents her new memoir, a meta-textual exploration which tackles addiction, doomsday, and disastrous romance.
This unflinching debut novel gives readers an intimate view of the brutal civil war that tore Sri Lanka apart for nearly three decades.
Join us for a joint book launch featuring Alexandra Kleeman and Liz Moore’s new titles!
Join us for a family friendly event with the the creator of Maker Lab, a book that details 28 awesome experiments that encourage kids to build, create, invent, and discover using objects found around the house.
Book Launch: The New Better Off by Courtney E. Martin in discussion with Andrew Marantz, Chris Roan & many more!
This event is co-sponsored by The Op-Ed Project and The Solutions Journalism Network!
The New Better Off is a groundbreaking exploration of the ways Americans are reinventing success and redefining “better off,” through lives that reject traditional status symbols in lieu of fulfillment and value relationships over money.
Caldwell presents a series of disarmingly frank essays on sexuality, celebrity, T.J. Maxx, acne, off-brand chocolate, almost-little-sisters, Craigslist, wanting to write, and the eternal what-should-I-do-with-my-life. Writer Ashley Ford joins.
Book Launch: America the Ingenious: How a Nation of Dreamers, Immigrants, and Tinkerers Changed the World by Kevin Baker
Historical novelist, Kevin Baker celebrates America’s innovation, invention and spirit in a book that details the many ways in which this nation’s visionaries have impacted the world.
Book Launch: The Artist's and Writers' Cookbook edited by Natalie Eve Garrett in conversation with contributors Lev Grossman and Elissa Schappell
The Artists’ and Writers’ Cookbook combines a love of storytelling with a love of food. With personal essays accompanied by recipes, this delicious book is sure to satiate readers.
Book Launch: Shock and Awe: Glam rock and its Legacy, From the Seventies to the Twenty-first Century by Simon Reynolds
A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream—the unforgettable story of a young Cameroonian couple making a new life in New York just as the Great Recession upends the economy. Named one of BuzzFeed’s “Incredible New Books You Need to Read This Summer.”
Book Launch: Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History by Kate Schatz with illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl
Come join us for the book launch of Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History by Kate Schatz with illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl, the exciting new book celebrating the lives of extraordinary and radical women from around the world.
Learn all the secrets of the rich, with this guide to drinking and enjoying wine by Mark Oldman, one of the leading wine personality. How do the 1% drink? Any way they want!
Nobody’s Son is a fearless and profoundly personal attempt to recall and give justice to a family history marked by exile, silence and trauma.
Book Launch: How to Win at Feminism: The Definitive Guide to Having it All--And Then Some! with Reductress contributors Anna Drezen, Elizabeth Newell, & Sarah Pappalardo
Meet the writers of Reductress, the subversive, satirical women’s magazine for WOMEN. Learn how to win at feminism and many other bonus surprises!
Book Launch: Openings: A Memoir from the Women’s Art Movement, New York City 1970 – 1992 by Sabra Moore
Sabra Moore’s vividly illustrated memoir chronicles twenty-two years of her life, art, and collaboration with other women artists at the center of New York City’s “second feminist wave.”