Word for Word Author Event with Word for Word

Word for Word Author Event with Word for Word

Lily Koppel, The Astronaut Wives Club: A True Story .  Emma Straub, Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures  In conversation with singer and author Alina Simone, Note to Self: A Novel

Reach for the stars…the authors of the acclaimed books The Red Leather Diary and Other People We Married: Stories discuss their latest books—the stories behind the unbreakable friendships of the Mercury Seven astronaut wives and the journey from a small town to Hollywood ‘It Girl’.

“Word for Word Author” is an outdoor reading series that features bestselling authors, celebrity writers, and expert-panelists sharing anecdotes, answering questions from the audience, and signing copies of their latest books.

Location: The Bryant Park Reading Room located on the 42nd Street side of the park – under the trees – between 5th Ave & 6th Avenue. Look for the burgundy and white umbrellas.

Subways: Take the B, D, F, or M train to 42nd Street/Bryant Park or take the 7 to 5th Avenue

Rain Venue:  There will be a tent set up for use during mists or light rain. Only in the event of severe weather, would we take our program indoors to The New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street enter at 42nd Street

The website link for the entire “Word for Word” season including poetry events, a non-fiction series, film talks, story times and more for kids, a financial book series, a classics book club and workshops for writers is here:

All programming is subject to change. The events are FREE and open to the public

For further details click here

Word for Word Author Event with Word for Word
Event Category: Book Readings
When: July 31, 2013
Time: 12:30pm - 1:45pm
Where: The Bryant Park Reading Room
More Info: http://www.bryantpark.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bryantparknyc
Twitter: https://twitter.com/bryantparknyc
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/bryantparknyc


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