The New Republic - Salon at the Strand (with Mary Gaitskill)
Wednesday November 13: 7:00PM - 8:00PM EST
Join us in the Rare Book Room for the inaugural meeting of the New Republic's Salon at the Strand! Each month, the New Republic will sit down with a lauded author to discuss their latest work in depth, and their works in progress.
Mary Gaitskill, acclaimed for her fiction in collections like Bad Behavior and Because They Wanted To, along with her novels Two Girls, Fat and Thin, Veronica, and The Mare, will be joined by literary editor Laura Marsh for a conversation about This Is Pleasure, her latest searing novel. Don't miss this first Salon from the New Republic with one of today's most beloved authors!
The New Republic - Salon at the Strand (with Carmen Maria Machado)
Friday December 6: 7:00PM - 8:00PM EST
Carmen Maria Machado, finalist for the National Book Award, shares In the Dream House, her searing and innovative memoir of an abusive relationship. Already widely acclaimed as one of the best books of the year, it's a "breathtakingly inventive" (The New Yorker) tale told by a modern master.
Don't miss this discussion of a must-read new book from a brilliant writer!