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David Grossman

From the acclaimed author of To the End of the Land comes A Horse Walks into a Bar, a searing short novel about the life of a stand-up comic as revealed in the course of one evening’s performance—comedy that will lean inexorably toward tragedy.

Date:
Mar 2, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $16
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $42

Category:
Authors & Talks

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know Podcast – Live

Night One

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know is a live game show and podcast hosted by Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books and host of Freakonomics Radio. It has the same kind of factual, inquisitive journalism that has been a hallmark of Dubner’s work, but it’s disguised in the most entertaining, unexpected, and occasionally ridiculous conversation you’re likely to hear.

Date:
Mar 6, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

$22.50 in advance
$27.50 day of show
$75 VIP (includes early entry and post-show meet and greet with Stephen Dubner)

Category:
Authors & Talks

How To Be A Jewish Feminist

In connection with Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche’s upcoming talk, Rabbi Suzy offers a two-week class on how to be both a feminist and a proud Jew. Explore texts that depict women in problematic ways alongside concepts that empowered our matriarchs in revolutionary ways. Discuss how the modern women’s movement has radically changed—and continues to change—the American Jewish community.

Date:
Mar 7, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

$20

Category:
6th in the City: For 20s & 30s

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know Podcast – Live

Night Two

Tell Me Something I Don’t Know is a live game show and podcast hosted by Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books and host of Freakonomics Radio. It has the same kind of factual, inquisitive journalism that has been a hallmark of Dubner’s work, but it’s disguised in the most entertaining, unexpected, and occasionally ridiculous conversation you’re likely to hear.

Date:
Mar 7, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

$22.50 in advance
$27.50 day of show
$75 VIP (includes early entry and post-show meet and greet with Stephen Dubner)

Category:
Authors & Talks

Unconventional Women: Ariel Levy

In Conversation with Emily Yoffe

The New Yorker staff writer was raised to resist traditional rules about work, love, and womanhood. In The Rules Do Not Apply, she shares her story of building an unconventional life, watching it fall apart, and the adventure and heartbreak of being a woman who is free to do whatever she chooses.

Date:
Mar 14, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

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

Category:
Authors & Talks

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

From the best-selling author of Americanah comes Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions, a framework for feminism today written as a letter to her childhood friend.

Date:
Mar 20, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Admission:

SOLD OUT

Category:
Authors & Talks

Chris Hayes

In Conversation with Jamelle Bouie

In A Colony in A Nation, the Emmy Award-winning host of “All In” on MSNBC upends our national conversation on policing and democracy with a wide-ranging analysis of historical, social, and political factors, from wealth and unemployment to incarceration and school segregation.

Date:
Mar 21, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $16
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $42

Category:
Authors & Talks

Joan Nathan

In Conversation with Wolf Blitzer

From the James Beard Award-winning cookbook author comes King Solomon’s Table: A Culinary Exploration of Jewish Cooking from Around the World, a collection of recipes from the global Jewish diaspora.

Date:
Apr 5, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $18
1 ticket + 1 book: $40
2 tickets + 1 book: $50

Category:
Authors & Talks

Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant

Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant, authors of Option B, talk about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.

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Date:
Apr 25, 2017 • 7:00 pm
Category:
Authors & Talks

Kelly Osbourne

In There Is No F*cking Secret, the television personality, fashion designer, singer, and actress provides an intimate look at the stories and influences that have shaped her unconventional life.

Date:
Apr 26, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Admission:

Ticket: $17
1 ticket + 1 book: $30
2 tickets + 1 book: $42

Category:
Authors & Talks
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