Events at the Strand

Events at the Strand


It could be hilarious, it could be heartwarming, or it could be truly moving. In any case, it will be a night to remember. Join us in the Rare Book Room for an evening of engaging conversation featuring some of today's cultural icons and yesterday's classics surrounded by beautiful books (and book lovers!).

In order to attend most events, we ask that you buy the book or purchase a gift card (that never expires).If you’re unable to make it, you can purchase a pre-signed copy of the book at hand.

For questions regarding events, please email If you're looking to book an event, please see our event submission guidelines.

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Calendar List


SOLD OUT: Nicole Chung: All You Can Ever Know (with Min Jin Lee)

Tuesday October 22: 7:00PM 8:00PM

The editor-in-chief of Catapault Magazine and former managing editor at The Toast launches her memoir!

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

Sasha Sagan: For Small Creatures Such as We (w/ Zoe Kazan)

Wednesday October 23: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as the famed writer talks about belief, science and the wonderful natural world we live in.

Andrew Blauner w/ Adam Gopnik & Mona Simpson: The Peanuts Papers

Wednesday October 23: 7:30PM 8:30PM

A book takes a look on the impact of Peanuts as one of the greatest American comic strip.

Andrew Marantz: Antisocial: Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians, and the Hijacking of the American Conversation

Thursday October 24: 7:30PM 8:30PM

A new book about the digital landscape of the world today.

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

Cleo Le-Tan: A Booklover’s Guide to New York

Thursday October 24: 7:30PM 8:30PM

See New York through the eyes of a book lover with the release of this new book!

Jeanette Winterson: Frankissstein

Friday October 25: 7:00PM 8:00PM

The award-winning author releases her retelling of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.

Queerotica Fall Show 2019

Saturday October 26: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Come enjoy an evening of side-splitting laughs from some of NYC's funniest LGBTQIA comedians !

Allison Moorer: Blood: A Memoir

Tuesday October 29: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Singer-songwriter Allison Moorer lauches her new book about violence and healing through art.

The Hard Times: The First 40 Years

Tuesday October 29: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Creators of the Hard Times come to the Strand to discuss their very serious new book

Alex Dimitrov & Dorothea Lasky: Astro Poets

Wednesday October 30: 7:00PM 8:00PM

The dynamic poet duo behind @poetastrologers are launching a book!

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

Brad Thomas Parsons: Last Call (w/ + David Lebovitz)

Wednesday October 30: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Award-winning food writer discusses his latest book with the popular food blogger.