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Events: Fiction and Nonfiction

Reading Series
Mon Dec 5, 7:00PM

Please join Sackett Street Writers' Workshop for our December Literary Series with fiction instructors Khaliah Williams, Daniel Castro, Diane Cook and featured student Arianna Rebolini!

Fiction
Tue Dec 6, 7:00PM

Now available in Ecco’s Art of the Story series: a never-before-published collection of stories from a brilliant yet little known African American artist and filmmaker—a contemporary of revered writers including Toni Cade Bambara, Laurie Colwin, Ann Beattie, Amy Hempel, and Grace Paley—whose prescient work has recently resurfaced to wide acclaim.

Nonfiction
Wed Dec 7, 7:00PM

A compelling and radical collection of essays on art, feminism, neuroscience, psychology, and philosophy from prize-winning novelist Siri Hustvedt, the acclaimed author of The Blazing World and What I Loved.

Panel Discussion
Thu Dec 8, 7:00PM

"He thought her beautiful, believed her impeccably wise; dreamed of her, wrote poems to her, which, ignoring the subject, she corrected in red ink...." —Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway

Art + Design
Fri Dec 9, 7:00PM

With more than 1000 illustrations, INTIMATE GEOMETRIES: THE ART AND LIFE OF LOUISE BOURGEOIS comprehensively surveys Bourgeois' immense oeuvre in unmatched depth. Writing from a uniquely intimate perspective, as a close personal friend of Bourgeois, and drawing on decades of research, Robert Storr critically evaluates her achievements and reveals the complexity and passion of one of the greatest artists of the twentieth century.

BookCourt Kids / Picture Book
Sat Dec 10, 3:00PM
Andrea Davis Pinkney joins us for a storytime reading of her newest book, a celebration of the extraordinary life of Ezra Jack Keats, creator of The Snowy Day.