Filip Springer and Sean Gasper Bye at The Booksmith
Apr
26
7:30 pm19:30

Filip Springer and Sean Gasper Bye at The Booksmith

  • The Booksmith

On Wednesday April 26, Filip Springer, author of History of a Disappearance: The Forgotten Story of a Polish Town, will appear at San Francisco's The Booksmith along with the book's translator, Sean Gasper Bye, for a discussion about his work. This event is made possible by The Center for the Art of Translation.

Oddny Eir at PEN World Voices Festival's Resonances
May
4
6:00 pm18:00

Oddny Eir at PEN World Voices Festival's Resonances

On Thursday May 4, Oddny Eir, author of Land of Love and Ruins, will appear at PEN World Voices Festival's Resonances event at Baruch College. International award-winning writers read passages from works that influenced them alongside passages from their own writing, with Teju Cole, Marilyn Nelson, and Samanta Schweblin. Moderated by Bridgett Davis.

Filip Springer at PEN World Voices' Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition
May
4
6:30 pm18:30

Filip Springer at PEN World Voices' Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition

  • Westbeth

On Thursday May 4, Oddny Eir, author of Land of Love and Ruins, and Filip Springer, author of History of a Disappearance, will appear at PEN World Voices' Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition. Residents will open their homes for readings by authors and a party in their legendary gallery. With Moustafa Bayoumi, Giannina Braschi, Rita Mae Brown, Farah Jasmine Griffin, Abeer Hoque, Thomas Meinecke, Haroon Moghul, Tanwi Nandini Islam, Idra Novey, Mayra Santos-Febres, Igor Stiks, Han Yujoo, Filip Springer, Gabby Rivera, and Emanuel Xavier.

Oddny Eir at the Bay Area Book Festival
Jun
3
Jun 4

Oddny Eir at the Bay Area Book Festival

  • Berkeley, CA

The weekend of June 3–4, Oddny Eir, author of Land of Love and Ruins, will participate in the Bay Area Book Festival, appearing on two panels. Full schedule coming in April 2017!


Deepak Unnikrishnan at New York University
Mar
24
12:30 pm12:30

Deepak Unnikrishnan at New York University

  • New York University

On Friday March 24, Deepak Unnikrishnan, author of Temporary People, will appear at New York University to discuss his novel. The event will be free and open to the public, and lunch will be served. Generously co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU. Please direct all queries to ss162@nyu.edu.

Deepak Unnikrishnan at Unabridged Bookstore
Mar
21
7:00 pm19:00

Deepak Unnikrishnan at Unabridged Bookstore

  • Unabridged Bookstore

On Tuesday March 21, Deepak Unnikrishnan, winner of the inaugural Prize for New Immigrant Writing and author of Temporary People, will join a special guest at Chicago's Unabridged Bookstore for a reading.
 

Deepak Unnikrishnan at RGC Author Event at Milkweed Books
Jan
28
6:00 pm18:00

Deepak Unnikrishnan at RGC Author Event at Milkweed Books

  • Milkweed Books

Reading Group Choices is happy to partner with Milkweed Books for a wonderful event to celebrate our readers. In our fast-paced world, reading groups can offer us the time to slow down, catch up with friends, and talk about wonderful books. We want to celebrate you the readers with an evening of fun giveaways, delicious snacks, and rounds of author speed-dating with eigh terrific authors: Hala Alyan, Emily Fredlund, Marina Benjamin, Ashley Shelby, Heather Harpham, Beth Dooley, Deepak Unnikrishnan, and Jamie Harrison! 

Yoss and Ilan Stavans at Instituto Cervantes for the Philip K. Dick Film Festival
Nov
14
7:00 pm19:00

Yoss and Ilan Stavans at Instituto Cervantes for the Philip K. Dick Film Festival

  • Instituto Cervantes

On November 14, Yoss, author of Super Extra Grande and A Planet for Rent, and Restless publisher Ilan Stavans will join at New York's Instituto Cervantes for a public conversation about Spanglish, Latinidad, and humanity's future. In conjunction with Instituto Cervantes, Philip K. Dick Film Festival, and the Cuban Cultural Center of New York.

Chris Abani and Wole Soyinka at LIVE from the NYPL
Nov
9
7:00 pm19:00

Chris Abani and Wole Soyinka at LIVE from the NYPL

  • Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

It’s a rare gift to meet your greatest literary influence, but Chris Abani will have that moment in his conversation with Nobel Prize-winner Wole Soyinka. Equally special will be seeing these two writers meet, converse, riff, and reflect on stage at LIVE.

Carlos Fonseca at the Texas Book Festival
Nov
5
Nov 6

Carlos Fonseca at the Texas Book Festival

  • Texas Book Festival

On Saturday November 5, Carlos Fonseca, author of Colonel Lágrimas, will appear on a Texas Book Festival panel with Chris Kelly and Ha Jin, moderated by Will Evans, translator of Oleg Kashin's Fardwor, Russia!

Andrés Neuman at the Texas Book Festival
Nov
5
Nov 6

Andrés Neuman at the Texas Book Festival

  • Texas Book Festival

Andrés Neuman, author of How to Travel without Seeing: Dispatches from the New Latin America, will appear at the the 2016 Texas Book Festival. The Texas Book Festival connects authors and readers through experiences that celebrate the culture of literacy, ideas, and imagination.

Andrés Neuman at UT Dallas
Nov
3
5:00 pm17:00

Andrés Neuman at UT Dallas

  • University of Texas – Dallas

On Thursday November 3, Andrés Neuman, author of How to Travel without Seeing, will appear at the University of Texas – Dallas for a reading.

Andrés Neuman at Brazos Bookstore
Nov
2
7:00 pm19:00

Andrés Neuman at Brazos Bookstore

  • Brazos Bookstore

Andrés Neuman, author of How to Travel without Seeing: Dispatches from the New Latin America, will be celebrating his latest publication in English at Brazos Bookstore in Houston, Texas. As a hub for the most creative, intelligent and engaged readers in Houston, Brazos Bookstore offers programs and curates their shelves to inspire and expand the horizons of their curious readers. They seek to connect all readers with the best contemporary and classic literature, non-fiction, art and architecture monographs, and books for children. Readers engage with emerging and established authors in person through their interactive–and free–book signing events.