We encourage masks on the night.
Sandra Newman is the author of the novels The Heavens, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, and The Country of Ice Cream Star, longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction and named one of the best books of the year by the Washington Post and NPR, as well as several other works of fiction and nonfiction. Her writing has appeared in Harper's and Granta, among other publications. She lives in New York City.
Mandy Keifetz is a 5th generation New Yorker and a finishing school drop-out. She is the author of two novels, Flea Circus: a brief bestiary of grief which won the 2010 AWP award in fiction, and Corrido which has been optioned by Hanthum Films. She was a Fellow with the New York Foundation for the Arts in 2002 Her plays have been staged in London at the Young Vic and Studio503, in Cambridge at the Junction Theatre and the Judith E. Wilson Studio, in Montréal at the Théâtre Ste. Catherine, in Oslo at the Samtid Festivalen and in New York at Where Eagles Dare Studios. Her art has been shown at Asphodel Gallery, at De Cacaofabriek in Helmond, and at the Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural and Education Center.
In order to keep our events program running in uncertain times, we're asking attendees to hold their place with a $5 voucher, redeemable on the night of the event on any product in store or in our bar & café. You can alternatively reserve a spot by pre-purchasing the event book. If you have a change of heart or plans, write to email@example.com and we'll gladly refund you and release your spot, up to 24 hours before the event. Thanks for understanding, and for supporting your local bookstore.