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Simon Doonan

In The Asylum: True Tales of Madness From a Life in Fashion—an unabashedly hilarious collection of autobiographical essays now out in paperback—Doonan gives us the inside scoop on the kooky, cut-throat—but always fabulous—fashion world.

Date:
Feb 9, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

1 ticket + 1 book: $16
2 tickets + 1 book: $25

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Authors & Talks

David Axelrod

In Conversation with John Dickerson

In Believer: My Forty Years in Politics, the political strategist and former senior adviser to President Obama reveals the roots of his faith in democratic change and shares stories from the inner workings of American democracy.

Date:
Feb 11, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $15
1 ticket + 1 book: $38
2 tickets + 1 book: $43

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Authors & Talks

Andrew McCarthy

In Journeys Home: Inspiring Stories, Tips and Strategies to Find Your Family History, Andrew McCarthy and the National Geographic Travel Team address the explosive growth in genealogical travel and offer tips to begin your own exploration.

Date:
Feb 16, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $17
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $40

Category:
Authors & Talks

Lisa Green

The television legal analyst and attorney offers women a jargon-free legal guide they can employ to respond to common legal issues throughout their lives in On Your Case: A Comprehensive, Compassionate (and Only Slightly Bossy) Legal Guide for Every Stage of a Woman’s Life.

Date:
Feb 18, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $12
2 FREE tickets with book purchase: $27

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Authors & Talks

Issa Rae

In Conversation with Dr. Kumea Shorter-Gooden

In The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, the YouTube sensation and one of Forbes’s “30 Under 30”—whose web show has attracted over 20 million views—explores what’s it like to be awkward in a world that equates black with cool and appeals to anyone who has ever felt they were on the outside looking in.

Date:
Feb 24, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $12
2 FREE tickets with book purchase: $26

Category:
Authors & Talks

Michio Kaku

Part of Sixth & I's Genius Festival

The theoretical physicist tackles the most complex object in the known universe, the human brain, on the occasion of the paperback release of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Future of the Mind.

Date:
Mar 3, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

1 ticket + 1 book: $17
2 tickets + 1 book: $25

Category:
Authors & Talks

Creative Matters

Part of Sixth & I's Genius Festival

Community affairs leader Bill Drayton, choreographer and dancer Liz Lerman, and public health expert John Rich – three MacArthur “genius grant” recipients – discuss their pioneering work and the power of creativity.

Date:
Mar 5, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

$12

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Authors & Talks

Julie Holland

In Moody Bitches: The Truth about the Drugs You’re Taking, the Sleep You’re Missing, the Sex You’re Not Having, and What’s Really Making You Crazy, Dr. Julie Holland argues that women are designed by nature to be dynamic, cyclical, and, yes, moody.

Date:
Mar 9, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $14
2 FREE tickets with book purchase: $28

Category:
Authors & Talks

Barney Frank

The Massachusetts congressman recounts more than four decades in Congress, the frustrations and fears of elected office, and the emotional toll of living in the closet in Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage.

Date:
Mar 18, 2015 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $17
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $40

Category:
Authors & Talks

Kazuo Ishiguro

The Buried Giant—the Man Booker Prize winner’s first novel in nearly a decade—is about lost memories, love, revenge, and war and begins as a couple sets off across a troubled land to find a son they have not seen in years.

Date:
Mar 22, 2015 • 5:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $17
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $40

Category:
Authors & Talks
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