TeenLIVE & YA Author Talks

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The New York Public Library presents thought-provoking conversations, real debates, and exciting performances for teens with your favorite authors, artists, filmmakers, musicians, fashionistas, and more.

Our TeenLIVE and YA author talks series reach teens culturally, artistically, inspirationally, technologically, and more with the biggest, best, and the brightest stars. The programs spotlight current cultural trends and important mainstays that inform the lives of today's teens.

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TeenLIVE programs are sponsored by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.



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Upcoming Programs

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Tanvi Berwah

Author Talk with Tanvi Berwah

Tuesday, January 9, 2024, 3:30 - 4:30 PM
Join Pelham Parkway-Van Nest in a discussion with YA fantasy author Tanvi Berwah, author of the fantasy novel, "Some".Read More ›

Author Talk with Daniel Warren Johnson

Tuesday, February 27, 2024, 3:30 - 4:30 PM