Events


We have an incredible line-up for our spring season! Click on any of the links below for more details and stay tuned for more:

 

 

Jan. 17, 7pm

Cervantes: The Man Who Invented Fiction with William Egginton, Edith Grossman, Natasha Wimmer, and Alvaro Enrigue

 

 

Jan. 31, 7pm

 

 

Love and War: Elliot Ackerman and Phil Klay

 

 

Feb. 1, 7pm

 

The Brand New Catastrophe: Mike Scalise and Alexandra Kleeman

 

 

Feb. 2, 7pm

 

 

An Evening with the Author: Rachel Cusk

 

 

Feb. 7, 7pm

 

 

CFA Master Class: Ian Rankin

 


Feb. 9, 3pm

 

 

 

AWP in Washington D.C.: Distinguished Editors with Nan Graham, Erroll McDonald, and Chris Jackson

 


Feb. 10, 3pm

AWP in Washington D.C.: Ann Patchett and Emma Straub in Conversation

 

 

Feb. 16, 7pm

 


Intersections of Art and Life with Dawn Tripp, Roxana Robinson & Donna Seaman

 


Feb. 21, 7pm

History and Identity: Kaitlyn Greenidge and Bill Cheng

 

 

Feb. 22, 7pm

 


Victor Vazquez aka Kool A.D.: O.K.: A Novel

 


Feb. 28, 7pm

What Editors Want: Writing for the Web

 


Mar. 1, 7pm

 


On Obsession: Belinda KcKeon and Lisa Carey

 


Mar. 2, 7pm

 

 

This is Not a Novel with Laurie Sheck, David Shields, Shelley Jackson, Wayne Koestenbaum, and Lucy Ives

 


Mar. 15, 7pm

Sarah Manguso interviewed by Lorin Stein

 

 

Mar. 16, 7pm

Women in Crime Fiction II with Susan Isaacs, Hank Phillippi Ryan, Lisa Lutz, Laura Joh Rowland, and SJ Rozan

 

 

Mar. 21, 7pm

 

 

The Meaning of Memoir with Peter Selgin, Sheila Kohler, Dawn Raffel

 

 

Mar. 22, 7pm

Agents and Agency: Building a Writing Career

 


Mar. 23, 7pm

H.P. Lovecraft: Past, Present, and Future with Paul La Farge, Victor LaValle, Ellen Datlow, W. Scott Poole, and Rosie Clarke

 


Mar. 28, 7:30pm

Music & Literature Five-Year Anniversary 

 


Apr. 5, 7pm

 

Engaging the Past: Christina Baker Kline and Amor Towles

 


Apr. 6, 7pm


Grace Paley: A Celebration with Hilma Wolitzer, Joan Silber, Victoria Redel and A. M. Homes 

 

 

April 11, 7pm

 

 

 

Jonathan Blow on Italo Calvino
Apr. 12, 7pm

Fiction That Matters: The Story of Social Engagement with Edie Meidav, Dana Johnson, and Sunil Yapa

 

 

Apr. 13, 7pm


Darkly Comic: Fiona Maazel and Heidi Julavits

 


Apr. 18, 7pm


Family Frictions: Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney and Jami Attenberg

 


Apr. 19, 7pm


 

The Writers Wallet: Managing Your Freelance Finances

 


April 28, 7pm

Granta Magazine’s 2017 “Best of Young American Novelists” Contributor Readings

 


May 2, 7pm

 

 

CFA Master Class: Caleb Carr

 


May 3, 7pm

 

Dislocations: Hala Alyan and Lauren Wein

 


May 4, 7pm 


PEN World Voices: Viet Thanh Nguyen and Chinelo Okparanta

 


May 9, 7pm


Tom McCarthy and Lynne Tillman on Kathy Acker

 


May 10, 7pm


Inscribing Grief: Martha Cooley, Charles Bock, Max Winter and Mira Jacob

 


May 17, 7pm


Emerging Writers Fellows Reading

 


May 18, 7pm


Person Place Thing: Jim Shepard & Joshua Ferris 

 


May 31, 7pm

Writing Cities: Jessie Chaffee, Kristopher Jansma, and Garnette Cadogan

 


June 1, 4pm

Beyond the Buzz: Finding Hidden Gems, from Small Press Books to Translations and More

 


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