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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Fri, April 21
@ 6 p.m.
Mid-Sentence: Writers in Conversation | Sarah Gerard, Amber Tamblyn
FREE - Doors to the Corner Room open at 5:30 PM. Join us as Sarah Gerard discusses her new essay collection SUNSHINE STATE with writer and actress Amber Tamblyn. With the personal insight of The Empathy Exams, the societal exposal of Nickel and Dimed, and the stylistic innovation and intensity of her own break-out debut novel Binary Star, Sarah Gerard’s Sunshine State uses the intimately personal to unearth the deep reservoirs of humanity buried in the corners of our world often hardest to f…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Fri, April 28
@ 6 p.m.
Mid-Sentence: Writers in Conversation | Julie Buntin, Stephanie Danler
FREE - Doors to the Corner Room open at 5:30 PM Join us as Julie Buntin discusses her new novel MARLENA with Stephanie Danler, bestselling author of SWEETBITTER. Mid-Sentence features writers in conversation on the state of literature today. All events are free and open to the public. For more upcoming events, visit http://bit.ly/midsentence Events at The New York Public Library may be photographed or recorded. By attending these events, you consent to the use of your image and voice by…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Wed, May 17
@ 6:30 p.m.
Art Talks
Ancient Skies, Ancient Trees | Beth Moon, Renate Aller | An Artist Dialogue Series Event
FREE—The Corner Room doors open at 6:00 PM Celebrating the publication of the new book Ancient Skies, Ancient Trees, the critically acclaimed photographer Beth Moon and photographer Renate Aller discuss Moon's encounters with the world’s most ancient collection of great arboreal specimens. Fornax, archival Pigment Print. Copyright ©2014 Beth Moon. Beth Moon delves into her artistic process and the experience of photographing the world’s oldest trees in the darkest places on earth. The…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
Fri, June 16
@ 6 p.m.
Mid-Sentence: Writers in Conversation | Rakesh Satyal, Grant Ginder
FREE - Doors to the Corner Room open at 5:30 PM. Rakesh Satyal, author of NO ONE CAN PRONOUNCE MY NAME, and Grant Ginder, author of THE PEOPLE WE HATE AT THE WEDDING, discuss their recent novels. Mid-Sentence features writers in conversation on the state of literature today. All events are free and open to the public. For more upcoming events, visit http://bit.ly/midsentence ABOUT THE AUTHORS Rakesh Satyal is the author of the novel Blue Boy, which won a 2010 Lambda Literary Award and the…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults
Fri, June 30
@ 6 p.m.
Mid-Sentence: Writers in Conversation | Hala Alyan, Hannah Lillith Assadi, Jimin Han
FREE - Doors to the Corner Room open at 5:30 PM. Debut novelists Hala Alyan, Hannah Lillith Assadi, and Jimin Han discuss writing first novels and the interplay between art and identity. Hala Alyan was born in 1986. After living in various parts of the Middle East, she completed a doctorate in psychology and is now in practice at New York University. She has been published in Guernica and other literary journals, and is the award-winning author of three poetry collections. Alyan is also a seas…
Mid-Manhattan Library, The Corner RoomAdults