NYRB Classics and McNally Jackson: A Tribute to Russell Hoban

NYRB Classics and McNally Jackson Books are joining forces on a new reading series, where well-known authors, editors, and translators of today will come together on a regular basis to shed light on their favorite nyrb-published writers. They will be kicking off the series with a celebration of the recent publication of Turtle Diary at a tribute event for author Russell Hoban, who died in December 2011. Ed Park, author of Personal Days and the introducer to Turtle Diary, Michael Miller, senior editor at Bookforum, John Wray, author of Lowboy, Damion Searls, writer and a translator of many classic twentieth-century authors, and others, will be discussing Hoban's work and legacy.

Event date: 

Monday, July 8, 2013 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

52 Prince St
10012-3309 New York
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Turtle Diary Cover Image
By Russell Hoban, Ed Park (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781590176467
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NYRB Classics - June 11th, 2013

The Sorely Trying Day Cover Image
By Russell Hoban, Lillian Hoban (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781590173435
Availability: In stock at publisher. Usually arrives in our store within 1-5 business days.
Published: NYR Children's Collection - March 23rd, 2010