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.


Calendar List


Paul Auster & Luc Sante in conversation

Monday December 3: 7:00PM 8:00PM

A discussion to celebrate a collection in the realm of literary legend.

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Jen Sincero: You Are a Badass Every Day

Wednesday December 5: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Jen is back with new advice for a new you!

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Romance and Sex Positivity

Monday December 10: 7:00PM 8:00PM

A panel of romance authors discuss the importance of sex positivity in their beloved genre.

CANCELLED: Melanie Brown: Brutally Honest

Monday December 10: 7:00PM 8:30PM

Please note: This event has been postponed until early next year.

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Kaethe Cherney: Happy As Larry

Tuesday December 11: 7:00PM 8:00PM

The debut author shares and signs her new book!

PEN Out Loud: Lest We Forget

Wednesday December 12: 7:00PM 8:00PM

A look back over a year of events.

SOLD OUT: Congo Stories Signing w/ John Prendergast, Fidel Bafilemba, Ryan Gosling, & Chouchou Namegabe

Friday December 14: 12:30PM 1:30PM

Meet the team behind a compelling and important study of transformation in Congo.

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