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Discover new ideas and the latest releases at the Library! This series presents a wide variety of topics and genres, from fiction to journalism, through discussions and presentations by leading writers in their fields.

Luca Guadagnino
André Aciman © Sigrid Estrada
Hunter Harris

Call Me By Your Name: Luca Guadagnino and André Aciman with Hunter Harris

Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Celebrating the release of the new film Call Me By Your Name, a melancholic tale of first love and youthful exploration, director Luca Guadagnino and novelist André Aciman take to the NYPL stage.Read More ›
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Mid-Sentence | Astro Poets: Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov

Monday, November 27, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Twitter's favorite poet-astrologers discuss the connections between poetry, pop culture, and stargazing.Read More ›
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© Bill Hayes

The World Broke in Two: Bill Goldstein with Margo Jefferson

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Explore the revelatory narrative of the intersecting lives and works of Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, D. H. Lawrence, and E. M. Forster in 1922, the year that modernism was born.Read More ›
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The Chickenshit Club: Why the Justice Department Fails to Prosecute Executives—Jesse Eisinger

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Jesse Eisinger shares a sobering account of corporate corruption, and the response—or lack thereof—from the Department of Justice.Read More ›
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© Gasper Tringale

Cartoon County: Cullen Murphy

Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
The Vanity Fair editor-at-large reconstructs the poignant history of the cartoonists and illustrators from the Connecticut School.Read More ›
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