Exhibition Opening: Seoul New York Photo Festival Exhibition 2016

Exhibition Opening: Seoul New York Photo Festival Exhibition 2016

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Join us for the opening reception for the Seoul New York Photo Festival Exhibition 2016 on Monday, February 15, 2016 from 6-8pm at the powerHouse Arena!

Book Launch: Why the Grateful Dead Matter by Michael Benson

Book Launch: Why the Grateful Dead Matter by Michael Benson

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Lifelong Deadhead Michael Benson celebrates the legacy of the Grateful Dead, and argues that they are not simply a successful rock-and-roll band but a phenomenon central to American culture.

Book Launch: All the Lasting Things by David Hopson in conversation with Michael Cunningham

Book Launch: All the Lasting Things by David Hopson in conversation with Michael Cunningham

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In this debut novel, an entire family to is forced to examine whether the secrets they thought were holding them all together may actually be what’s tearing them apart.

Book Launch: P is for Pussy by Elissa Blount Moorhead in conversation with Wangechi Mutu

Book Launch: P is for Pussy by Elissa Blount Moorhead in conversation with Wangechi Mutu

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P is for Pussy is a raunchy alphabet picture book of double entendres, designed as much for parents as it is for kids.

Book Launch: WELLTH: How I Learned to Build a Life, Not a Resume by Jason Wachob

Book Launch: WELLTH: How I Learned to Build a Life, Not a Resume by Jason Wachob

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In this blend of memoir and prescriptive advice, Jason Wachob shows us all how to enjoy truly “wellthy” lives—lives that are deeply rich in every conceivable way.

12th Annual powerHouse Portfolio Review

12th Annual powerHouse Portfolio Review

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The powerHouse Portfolio Review is a platform for all levels of aspiring and professional photographers to present their body of work to be critiqued by leading experts in the fields of photography, art, media, and advertising. The official registration deadline is February 15, 2016, register online today!

Book Launch: Hidden Bodies by Caroline Kepnes in conversation with Jolie Kerr

Book Launch: Hidden Bodies by Caroline Kepnes in conversation with Jolie Kerr

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In this thrilling follow-up to You, the girl of Joe’s dreams is just too good to be true, and his twisted quest for the perfect love might end in tragedy.

Book Launch: Because of Sex by Gillian Thomas in conversation with Clara Bingham

Book Launch: Because of Sex by Gillian Thomas in conversation with Clara Bingham

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Women’s Rights Project Attorney Gillian Thomas presents a compelling look at ten of the most important Supreme Court cases defining women’s rights on the job.

Kids Book Event: The Very Hungry Caterpillar with a special visit from The Hungry Caterpillar and puppets from the Eric Carle Live Show

Kids Book Event: The Very Hungry Caterpillar with a special visit from The Hungry Caterpillar and puppets from the Eric Carle Live Show

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar is coming to Dumbo in its decked out VW Bug to visit the Arena! Join us for a special reading of Eric Carle’s classic book, meet the one and only Hungry Caterpillar, and stay for an interactive drawing activity. Puppets from the Eric Carle Live Show will also be in attendance.

Book Launch: On Jupiter Place by Nicholas Christopher

Book Launch: On Jupiter Place by Nicholas Christopher

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This acclaimed creator of eight books of poetry presents new poems that are among his most personal and intimate.

Offsite Book Launch: STREETFIGHT: Handbook for an Urban Revolution by Janette Sadik-Khan and Seth Solomonow

Offsite Book Launch: STREETFIGHT: Handbook for an Urban Revolution by Janette Sadik-Khan and Seth Solomonow

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STREETFIGHT deconstructs how New York City’s former Director of Transportation Janette Sadik-Khan transformed the streets of one of the world’s toughest cities into dynamic spaces that are safe for pedestrians and bikers.

Book Launch: The Farmette Cookbook: Recipes & Adventures from My Life on an Irish Farm by Imen McDonnell

Book Launch: The Farmette Cookbook: Recipes & Adventures from My Life on an Irish Farm by Imen McDonnell

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With over 150 recipes, McDonnell documents the extraordinary Irish country cooking journey, which began the moment she fell in love with an Irish farmer and moved across the Atlantic to County Limerick.

Book Launch: Knockout by John Jodzio in conversation with Emily Condon, Jonathan Goldstein, and Sean Cole

Book Launch: Knockout by John Jodzio in conversation with Emily Condon, Jonathan Goldstein, and Sean Cole

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Knockout is the unified collection of stories that create flawless portraits of deeply flawed figures on the edge of the American Dream.

Book Launch: Chasing Water: Elegy of an Olympian by Anthony Ervin and Constantine Markides in conversation with Dave Zirin

Book Launch: Chasing Water: Elegy of an Olympian by Anthony Ervin and Constantine Markides in conversation with Dave Zirin

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Get ready for the 2016 Olympics with the release of Chasing Water, Olympic gold medalist Anthony Ervin’s captivating memoir.

Book Launch: Somethingtofoodabout by Questlove and Ben Greenman

Book Launch: Somethingtofoodabout by Questlove and Ben Greenman

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Hip-hop superstar Questlove and author Ben Greenman launch their new book of essays and conversations with ten inspiring chefs to uncover the process behind delicious dishes.

Book Launch: How to Smoke Pot (Properly) by David Bienenstock

Book Launch: How to Smoke Pot (Properly) by David Bienenstock

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Celebrate the holidaze with VICE columnist and former High Times editor David Bienenstock’s new book, which charts the course for this bold, new, post-prohibition world.

Book Launch: A Series of Catastrophes and Miracles: A True Story of Love, Science, and Cancer by Mary Elizabeth Williams

Book Launch: A Series of Catastrophes and Miracles: A True Story of Love, Science, and Cancer by Mary Elizabeth Williams

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Acclaimed Salon journalist reveals her personal journey with stage 4 melanoma facing almost certain death, and how, remarkably—and thanks to cutting-edge science—she was restored to health with no signs of disease.

Book Launch: The Joy of Swimming by Lisa Congdon

Book Launch: The Joy of Swimming by Lisa Congdon

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Best selling author Lisa Congdon encourages readers to dive in to this celebration of swimming with stories and images galore.