H. P. Lovecraft: Past, Present, and Future

A panel on the enduring influence of the author with Paul La Farge, Victor LaValle, Ellen Datlow, W Scott Poole, and Rosie Clarke on March 23rd. READ MORE

Notes on Fiction: Music & Literature Five-Year Anniversary

A celebration of the official U.S. fifth anniversary of the international arts journal Music & Literature on March 28th. READ MORE

Engaging the Past: Christina Baker Kline and Amor Towles

The two authors will discuss Kline's new novel A Piece of the World and her inspiration, Andrew Wyeth's painting Christina's World on April 5th. READ MORE

Grace Paley: A Celebration

Hilma Wolitzer, Joan Silber, Victoria Redel and A. M. Homes will pay tribute to the legendary writer on April 6th. READ MORE


Most of our events are free and open to the public. Unless stated on the event page, they all take place in our building at 17 E. 47th Street between 5th and Madison in NYC. 


We only ask that, because our space is intimate, you RSVP to our events. You can do so through this website, by e-mailing events@centerforfiction.org, or by calling us at 212-755-6710.


We hope to see you soon!