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.

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March

The New Republic - Salon at the Strand (with Vivian Gornick)

Monday March 2: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Vivian Gornick launches her new book, Unfinished Business, with The New Republic.

Sarah J. Jackson, Moya Bailey and Brooke Foucault Welles: #HashtagActivism

Tuesday March 3: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as authors Sarah J. Jackson, Moya Bailey and Brooke Foucault Welles launch their new book, #HashtagActivism.

PEN OUT LOUD: KEN LIU WITH ANDREW MARANTZ

Tuesday March 3: 7:00PM 9:00PM

Join us as Ken Liu launches The Hidden Girl and Other Stories with Andrew Marantz.

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Brian Platzer: The Body Politic (with Amanda Mull)

Wednesday March 4: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Brian Platzer launches his new book, The Body Politic, with Amanda Mull.

Nastasia Yakoub: Dame Traveler (with Laura Jean)

Wednesday March 4: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Nastasia Yakoub launches her new book, Dame Traveler, with Laura Jean.

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Anne Bogel: Don't Overthink It

Friday March 6: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Anne Bogel launches her new book, Don't Overthink It.

Lee Camp: Bullet Points and Punchlines - A Comedy Set & Book Launch

Saturday March 7: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Lee Camp launches his new book, Bullet Points and Punchlines. 

Robert Desiderio: The Occurrence (in conversation with Judith Light)

Sunday March 8: 6:30PM 7:30PM

 Join us as Robert Desiderio launches his new book, The Occurance, with Judith Light.

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Carder Stout: Lost in Ghost Town

Monday March 9: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Carder Stout launches his new book, Lost in Ghost Town.

Jenny Lee: Anna K: A Love Story (with Camille Perri)

Monday March 9: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Jenny Lee launches her new book, Anna K: A Love Story, with Camille Perri.

Patrice Caldwell: A Phoenix First Must Burn

Tuesday March 10: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Patrice Caldwell launches her new book, A Phoenix First Must Burn.

Rebecca Serle: In Five Years (with Jenny Mollen)

Tuesday March 10: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Rebecca Serle launches her new book, In Five Years, with Jenny Mollen.

Linda Sarsour: We Are Not Here to Be Bystanders

Wednesday March 11: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Linda Sarsour launches her new book, We Are Not Here to Be Bystanders.

Ben Katchor: The Dairy Restaurant (with Fran Lebowitz)

Thursday March 12: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Ben Katchor launches his new book, The Dairy Restaurant, with Fran Lebowitz.

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Fran Forman: The Rest Between Two Notes (with Katrin Eismann)

Thursday March 12: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Fran Forman launches her new book, The Rest Between Two Notes, with Katrin Eismann.

Laura Lane + Ellen Haun: Cinderella and The Glass Ceiling and Other Feminist Fairy Tales

Friday March 13: 7:00PM 8:30PM

Join us as Laura Lane and Ellen Haun launch their new book, Cinderella and the Glass Ceiling and Other Feminist Fairy Tales.

Brian De Palma + Susan Lehman: Are Snakes Necessary?

Monday March 16: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Brian De Palma and Susan Lehman launch their new book, Are Snakes Necessary?

amanda lovelace: break your glass slippers

Monday March 16: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as amanda lovelace launches her new book, break your glass slippers.

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Jerry Saltz: How to be an Artist (with Roberta Smith)

Tuesday March 17: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Jerry Saltz launches his new book, How to be an Artist, with Roberta Smith.

Victoria Lee: The Electric Heir (with Christina Orlando)

Tuesday March 17: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Victoria Lee launches her new book, The Electric Heir, with Christina Orlando.

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Jesse Wegman: Let the People Pick the President (with Michelle Goldberg)

Wednesday March 18: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Jesse Wegman launches his new book, Let the People Pick the President, with Michelle Goldberg.

Ron Weis: Million Dots (with Colin Robinson)

Wednesday March 18: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Ron Weis launches his new book, Million Dots, with Colin Robinson.

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Carolyn Forché: In the Lateness of the World (with Patricia Smith)

Thursday March 19: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Carolyn Forché launches her new book, In the Lateness of the World, with Patricia Smith.

PEN OUT LOUD: BERNARDINE EVARISTO WITH SAFIYA SINCLAIR

Thursday March 19: 7:00PM 9:00PM

Join us as 2019 Booker Prize-winning author Bernardine Evaristo launches her award-winning novel Girl, Woman, Other, with Safiya Sinclair.

Jolenta Greenberg + Kristen Meinzer: How to be Fine

Friday March 20: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Jolenta Greenberg and Kristen Meinzer launch their new book, How to be Fine.

Mary O'Hara: The Shame Game (with Maeve Higgins)

Friday March 20: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Mary O'Hara launches her new book, The Shame Game, with comedian Maeve Higgins.

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Carol Leonnig & Philip Rucker: A Very Stable Genius at The New School (with Nicolle Wallace)

Monday March 23: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us at New School's Tishman Auditorium as Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker launch their new book, A Very Stable Genius.

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Emilia Bechrakis Serhant:To the Moon and Back for You

Monday March 23: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Emilia Bechrakis Serhant launches her new book, To the Moon and Back for You.

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Jen Gotch: The Upside of Being Down

Tuesday March 24: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as lifestyle legend Jen Gotch launches her new book, The Upside of Being Down.

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Jon Mooallem: This is Chance! (with Alexis Coe)

Tuesday March 24: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Jon Mooallem launches his new book, This is Chance!, with Alexis Coe.

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PEN OUT LOUD: EMILY ST. JOHN MANDEL WITH SAMANTHA HUNT

Wednesday March 25: 7:00PM 9:00PM

Join us as Emily St. John Mandel launches her new book, The Glass Hotel, with Samantha Hunt.

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Nancy Davidoff Kelton: Writing from Personal Experience

Thursday March 26: 6:30PM 8:00PM

Join us as New School writing professor Nancy Davidoff Kelton returns for a writing workshop sure to be unforgettable.

Andy Greene: The Office (with Rob Sheffield)

Friday March 27: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Andy Greene launches his new book, The Office, with Rob Sheffield.

Sick Souls, Healthy Minds: How William James Can Save Your Life Panel

Friday March 27: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as John Kaag, George Scialabba and Skye C. discuss William James and mental health.

N.K. Jemisin: The City We Became

Saturday March 28: 1:45PM 2:45PM

Join us as N.K. Jemisin launches her new book, The City We Became.

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Jared Diamond: Swing Kings (with Ben Reiter)

Monday March 30: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Join us as Jared Diamond launches his new book, Swing Kings, with Ben Reiter.

Jonathan Karl: Front Row at the Trump Show

Tuesday March 31: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as Jonathan Karl, Chief White House correspondent for ABC, launches his new book, Front Row at the Trump Show.

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William Evans: We Inherit What the Fires Left (with Angel Nafis)

Tuesday March 31: 7:30PM 8:30PM

Join us as William Evans launches his new book, We Inherit What the Fires Left, with Angel Nafis.

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