Events at the Strand

Events at the Strand

Events

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 events@strandbooks.com. If you're looking to book an event, please see our event submission guidelines.


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March

Cory Doctorow: Radicalized

Wednesday March 20: 7:00PM 8:00PM

From the bestselling author comes four urgent SF novellas of America's present and future within one book.

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

Adam Rutherford: Humanimal

Wednesday March 20: 7:30PM 8:30PM

The author of A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived investigates what it means to be human—and the ways we are (and aren’t) unique among animals. This event will be filmed by C-SPAN.

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

A Reading by the 2019 Whiting Awards Winners

Thursday March 21: 7:00PM 8:00PM

An evening of readings and celebrations for the winners of the prestigious award.

Stephen A. Forrester: Grit and Ink (with Lisa Gibbs)

Thursday March 21: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Come learn the history behind one of longest living publishing groups.

SOLD OUT: Glen Hansard - This Wild Willing (with Alan Light)

Friday March 22: 7:30PM 8:30PM

A chat and a show with the music icon.

David Shields + Laura Kipnis: The Trouble with Men

Friday March 22: 7:30PM 8:30PM

The best-selling author has a collection of essays on human intimacy.

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

NYC Teen Author Festival Kick-Off Event

Sunday March 24: 7:00PM 8:00PM

We're launching this year’s Festival with a reading, signing, and Q&A!

Cecile Richards: Make Trouble

Monday March 25: 7:00PM 8:00PM

To Make Change, You Have to Make Trouble

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Anuradha Bhagwati: Unbecoming (with Brittney Cooper)

Tuesday March 26: 7:00PM 8:00PM

 A raw, unflinching memoir by a former US Marine Captain chronicling her journey from dutiful daughter of immigrants to radical activist effecting historic policy reform.

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

Andrei Codrescu: No Time Like Now

Tuesday March 26: 7:30PM 8:30PM

The multidisciplinary author releases a new collection of poetry.

Unable to make the event?

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CANCELED: Jennifer Eberhardt: Biased

Wednesday March 27: 7:00PM 8:00PM

From one of the world's leading experts on unconscious racial bias, a personal examination of one of the central controversies and culturally powerful issues of our time, and its influence on contemporary race relations and criminal justice.

Unable to make the event?

Pre-Order A Signed Copy.

Self-Love or Narcissism?

Friday March 29: 7:00PM 8:00PM

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