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SEP
23

Martin Luther King Jr.'s The Drum Major Instinct

Sun, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Pacific Library

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PLEASE NOTE: This event will take place at The Plaza at 300 Ashland (at the corner of Flatbush & Lafayette Avenues, Brooklyn, NY 11217).

Acclaimed actor Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale, Orange is the New Black) reads the last...

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s The Drum Major Instinct

OCT
9

Nadya Tolokonnikova of Pussy Riot with Mona Eltahawy

Tue, Oct 9   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library

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BPL Presents is proud to partner with Greenlight Bookstore to host revered international political activist and conceptual artist Nadya Tolokonnikova, founder of the art collective Pussy Riot, to present her new book Read & Riot....

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Nadya Tolokonnikova of Pussy Riot with Mona Eltahawy

NOV
16

Jonathan Franzen presents The End of the End of the Earth

Fri, Nov 16   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library

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In The End of the End of the Earth, which gathers essays and speeches written mostly in the past five years, Jonathan Franzen returns with renewed vigor to the themes—both human and literary—that have long preoccupied him. Whether exploring his...

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Jonathan Franzen presents The End of the End of the Earth

NOV
17

Anne Carson delivers Three Lectures on Aesthetics

Sat, Nov 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Please note: This program is now at capacity and registration has been closed.

The first of a two-part lecture series. Noted poet, translator, essayist, and professor of classics, Carson reprises three lectures on aesthetics. 

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Anne Carson delivers Three Lectures on Aesthetics

NOV
18

Anne Carson delivers Three Lectures on Aesthetics

Sun, Nov 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Please note: This program is now at capacity and registration has been closed.

The conclusion of a two-part lecture series. Noted poet, translator, essayist, and professor of classics, Carson reprises three lectures on aesthetics. ...

Anne Carson delivers Three Lectures on Aesthetics

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