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September 20

Brooklyn Book Festival

Brooklyn Book Festival

Start: 10:00 A.M.
End: 7:00 P.M.
Venue: Brooklyn Borough Hall
Address: 209 Joralemon St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Come see us at booth 307.

The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors. One of America’s premier book festivals, this hip, smart diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages to enjoy authors and the festival’s lively literary marketplace.

More details here.

September 20

​The Art of Story

​The Art of Story

Start: 5:00 P.M.
End: 6:00 P.M.
Venue: Brooklyn Historical Society
Address: 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Two award-winning, master storytellers discuss their newest books and how their unique fictional voices emerge across different mediums and genres. Adrian Tomine, author of the anticipated Killing and Dying, will be in conversation with prolific author and masterful storyteller A.M. Homes (May We Be Forgiven). Moderated by Paris Review managing editor Nicole Rudick.

More details here.

October 3

Reflections on Re-designs: A Conversation with Three Magazine Design Directors

Reflections on Re-designs: A Conversation with Three Magazine Design Directors

Start: 1:30 P.M.
End: 2:30 P.M.
Venue: Fashion Institute of Technology: Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
Address: 227 W 27th St
New York, NY 10001
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The New York Times Magazine, The Paris Review, and Aperture magazine have all recently undergone extensive redesigns, each with far-reaching results. The three art directors involved in for these redesign efforts—Michael Famighetti at Aperture, Gail Bichler at the New York Times Magazine, and Charlotte Strick at The Paris Review—will talk about how the initiatives materialized, what the expectations were, what the verdict is so far; and whether redesign efforts reflect or lead evolutionary development in mission and content.

The program will be moderated by Pentagram New York partner Luke Hayman.

More details here.

October 13

A Conversation with Michael W. Clune

A Conversation with Michael W. Clune

Start: 7:00 P.M.
End: 8:00 P.M.
Venue: McNally Jackson
Address: 52 Prince St
New York, NY 10012
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Web Editor Dan Piepenbring talks with Michael W. Clune about his latest book Gamelife.

More details to come.

November 19

The Unprofessionals

The Unprofessionals

Start: 7:00 P.M.
End: 9:00 P.M.
Venue: BookCourt
Address: 163 Court St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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March 31

Nathaniel Mackey in conversation with Cathy Park Hong. A Live Paris Review Writers-at-Work interview

Nathaniel Mackey in conversation with Cathy Park Hong. A Live Paris Review Writers-at-Work interview

Start: 8:15 P.M.
End: 10:00 P.M.
Venue: 92Y
Address: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St
New York, New York 10128
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In this latest installment, poet Nathaniel Mackey—winner of this year's Bollingen Prize—will read from his work and sit for a conversation with Cathy Park Hong. "His poetry ambitiously continues an American bardic line that unfolds from Leaves of Grass to Pound’s Cantos to H.D.’s Trilogy to Olson’s The Maximus Poems, winds through the whole of Robert Duncan’s work and extends beyond all of these,” wrote Don Share. “Mackey’s own rare combinations create an astonishing and resounding effect: his words go where music goes.

Vist the 92Y's website for more details.