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Wednesday, May 24 (See map view)

Celebrate the book launch of Wallenstein’s new collection, "At the Surprise Hotel and Other Poems," with a musical performance and talk with the author.

7 pm.

Thursday, May 25 (See map view)

Come by for a nosh and a spiel, an evening of Eastern European food, Klezmer music, and a talk and reading by Neville Frankel on his new historical novel, "On the Sickle’s Edge," set in Latvia and the Soviet Union. Includes a copy of the book, a three-course meal, and a craft beer.

6–9 pm.

In celebration of the special exhibition "We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85," acclaimed poet, novelist, activist, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker leads an intimate lecture inspired by her life’s work and the show on view.

7:30 pm.

Saturday, May 27 (See map view)

Comedians in character perform hilarious readings, making for a show that promises to be sophisticated, satirical, and sometimes include wigs.

8 pm.

Tuesday, May 30 (See map view)

The official book launch for David Sedaris’s eagerly anticipated new book, "Theft by Finding Diaries 1977-2002." The closest thing to a memoir Sedaris has written give us a glimpse into his early life, his family, his struggles with money, and his search for an artistic point of view.

6–8 pm.

Wednesday, May 31 (See map view)

Join Ruhlman at the book launch for "Grocery: The Buying and Selling of Food in America," his new book that explores how supermarkets and the food industry make, market, and sell us our groceries.

7–9 pm.

Saturday, June 17 (See map view)

Writers from Staten Island team up with members of the Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition to present new work.

2–5 pm.

Monday, June 19 (See map view)

Award-winning Indian writer and activist Arundhati Roy discusses her return to fiction with her second novel "The Ministry of Utmost Happiness."

7:30 pm.

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