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Book Launch: Peter Brown presents The Wild Robot Escapes

Sat, Apr 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Author Talks BPL Presents kids kids

Come celebrate this long-awaited sequel, The Wild Robot Escapes! Peter Brown will be reading, drawing, and signing his books, and telling you everything you need to know about Roz.

Copies of Peter Brown's books will be available from...

Book Launch: Peter Brown presents The Wild Robot Escapes

MAY
2

Arundhati Roy presents The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Wed, May 2   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library

Author Talks BPL Premier BPL Presents

BPL Presents is proud to partner with Greenlight Books to host Arundhati Roy for the paperback launch of her bestselling and award-winning novel The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. In conversation with Robin Desser.

A dazzling,...

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Arundhati Roy presents The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

MAY
5

Lucio Zago Presents 'Williamsburg Shorts'

Sat, May 5   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Author Talks

A Williamsburg resident for over 20 years, comic artist Lucio Zago has been chronicling the neighborhood's history and culture through the lens of ongoing gentrification.  Williamsburg Shorts was published last year...

Lucio Zago Presents 'Williamsburg Shorts'

MAY
6

Meet Maira Kalman! Square Dance Sunday Book Signing featuring Cake and Max the Dog

Sun, May 6   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library

Author Talks BPL Presents kids kids

Come meet and dance with renowned illustrator, author, and designer Maira Kalman to celebrate a new book, Cake, and the re-issue of her classic children’s books about Max Stravinsky, canine extraordinaire.

Kalman and food writer Barbara...

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Meet Maira Kalman! Square Dance Sunday Book Signing featuring Cake and Max the Dog

MAY
8

James & Deborah Fallows on Small-Town, USA, with David Brooks

Tue, May 8   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Author Talks BPL Presents

A unique, revelatory portrait of the civic and economic renewal already taking place across America, town by town and generally out of view of the national media. A surprisingly hopeful view of the country between its coasts.

For the...

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James & Deborah Fallows on Small-Town, USA, with David Brooks

MAY
10

Philosophy in the Library: Kate Manne on Himpathy for the Nice Guy

Thu, May 10   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Author Talks BPL Presents

In her recent book, Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny (Oxford University Press: 2017), Kate Manne characterizes misogyny as the “law enforcement” branch of patriarchy, which serves to police, enforce, or restore patriarchal social order—often by...

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Philosophy in the Library: Kate Manne on Himpathy for the Nice Guy

MAY
15

Molly Crabapple: Author Talk and Exhibition Opening

Tue, May 15   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Author Talks BPL Presents

Join BPL Presents for an evening with 2018 Katowitz Radin Artist-in-residence Molly Crabapple, illustrator and co-author with Syrian journalist Marwan Hisham of Brothers of the Gun: A Memoir of the Syrian War (One World/ Random House, 2018)....

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Molly Crabapple: Author Talk and Exhibition Opening

MAY
18

In Conversation: Tommy Pico and Joe Osmundson, Moderated by Angel Nafis

Fri, May 18   7:30 pm to 9:30 pm   Park Slope Library

Author Talks BPL Literary Prize

The Brooklyn Eagles present an evening with 2017 Brooklyn Public Library Fiction & Poetry Literary Prize winner Tommy Pico, in conversation with Joe Osmundson.

Moderated by...

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In Conversation: Tommy Pico and Joe Osmundson, Moderated by Angel Nafis

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