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  • Author Talks & Conversations

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  • Dantza & Mindy Aloff's 'Why Dance Matters'

    Mon, Apr 10 | 5:30 PM

    Library for the Performing Arts

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  • Work/Cited: Emily Brontë and George Eliot: The Magic of Paper

    Wed, Apr 12 | 1 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

    Cover of Victorian Paper Art and Craft with Deborah Lutz's headshot.
  • Agnes de Mille: Women’s Narratives & Agency

    Mon, Apr 3 | 6 PM

    Library for the Performing Arts

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  • Dantza & Mindy Aloff's 'Why Dance Matters'

    Mon, Apr 10 | 5:30 PM

    Library for the Performing Arts

    Mindy Alig next to a film still of three masked dancers draped in yellow and pink garments standing on a plain with their hands raised.
  • Work/Cited: Emily Brontë and George Eliot: The Magic of Paper

    Wed, Apr 12 | 1 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

    Cover of Victorian Paper Art and Craft with Deborah Lutz's headshot.

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  • Hot Off the Presses: 12 New Books Released in March 2023

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  • #LiteraryMarchMadness 2023: Set in NYC Edition

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    Join The New York Public Library's team! We're looking for enthusiastic applicants to fill a range of roles in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island, as well as at our Library Services Center in Queens.

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