Literary Events at Book Culture
Book Culture has a busy events calendar through the remainder of August and September, with many author events and reading scheduled for their Columbus Avenue location. The events listed below are free and open to the public – see their full event calendar here.
Wednesday, August 24 – 7:00 pm
Professor Roxanne Varzi will read from and discuss her ethnographic novel Last Scene Underground: An Ethnographic Novel of Iran.
Thursday, August 25 – 7:00 pm
Novelist Imbolo Mbue will launce her first novel, Behold the Dreamers, and be joined in discussion by fellow author David Ebershoff.
Tuesday, August 30 – 7:00 pm
Author Ronna Wineberg will read from her new book of stories, Nine Facts That Can Change Your Life, before being joined in conversation by author Donna Baier Stein.
Wednesday, August 31 – 7:00 pm
Screenwriter and actress, M. Elizabeth Lee, will be on hand to celebrate her first novel, Love Her Madly.
Friday, September 2 – 5:00 pm
In a special story time event for children, David Neilsen will read from his new chapter book, Dr. Fell and the Playground of Doom.
Tuesday, September 6 – 7:00 pm
Authors Michael Kranish and Marc Fisher will discuss and sign copies of their new book, Trump Revealed: An American Journey of Ambition, Ego, Money, and Power.
Wednesday, September 7 – 7:00 pm
Author Patty Dann will read from her latest, The Butterfly Hours: Transforming Memories Into Memoir.
Friday, September 9 – 4:30 pm
Lesley Ware will be on hand for a special New York Fashion Week event for her style sketchbook, My Fab Fashion Style File.
Monday, September 12 – 7:00 pm
Author and professional musician, Andrew Schulman, will play music and read from his new book, Waking the Spirit: A Musician's Journey Healing Body, Mind, and Soul.
Tuesday, September 20 – 7:00 pm
Kenneth D. Ackerman will read from his latest, Trotsky in New York, 1917: A Radical on the Eve of Revolution.
Wednesday, September 21 – 7:00 pm
Chuck Collins will read from his new book, Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good.
Thursday, September 22 – 7:00 pm
Author Ruth Scurr will be joined in conversation about her biography of John Aubrey, John Aubrey, My Own Life, by fellow biographer and historian Amanda Foreman.
Monday, September 26 – 7:00 pm
Renowned sociologist Arlie Russell Hochschild will read from and discuss her new book, Stranger in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right.
Tuesday, September 27 – 7:00 pm
Elissa Altman will read from her memoir, Treyf: My Life as an Unorthodox Outlaw, and be joined in conversation by fellow author and memoirist Dani Schapiro.
450 Columbus Avenue (between W.81 & W.82)