First line from upcoming LIVE guest Marlon James' new book -
"Listen," Marlon James tells his readers in the opening sentence of his book. We’re all ears for his LIVE at the NYPL on December 15: http://www.showclix.com/event/JAMESRUSHDIE.
HAPPY WORLD BALLET DAY!
Pirouette your way over to the New York Public Library next Wednesday, when dancer-choreographer extraordinaire Alexei Ratmansky joins Paul Holdengräber in a conversation about his art, his life, and everything in between.
Upcoming LIVE guest Bryan Stevenson nominated for Kirkus Book Award -
Today Kirkus announced its finalists for Book Awards, and upcoming LIVE guest Bryan Stevenson is nominated for his non-fiction book “Just Mercy.” In a conversation that is not to be missed, join him and Sister Helen Prejeanon October 28!
Come and get it: https://www.showclix.com/event/3863077
What if Michael Ignatieff showed up at your house with a tray of hotdogs.
We might have to reverse our no-food policy for the night: http://www.showclix.com/event/3863073
Real poetry is a party, a wild party, a party where anything might happen. A party from which you may never return home. —
Dorothea Lasky, from Poetry Is Not a Project (via larmoyante)
Join our poetry party on October 23! https://www.showclix.com/event/3863068
Ratmansky and Wheeldon to Collaborate on City Ballet Work -
Upcoming LIVE guest, Alexei Ratmansky, collaborates with Christopher Wheeldon as a farewell to Wendy Whelan.
Art Man of Alcatraz: Ai Weiwei Takes His Work to a Prison -
Friends in California! Be sure to check out Ai Weiwei’s new exhibit, which includes an evocative and stirring poetry reading from Liao Yiwu on the LIVE stage.
"I Took Part": Werner Herzog on Truth, Fiction, and 'Parks & Recreation' -
When LIVE host Paul Holdengräber interviewed the legendary Werner Herzoglast week, the filmmaker made a big reveal: he will guest star on Parks and Recreation. For more on that, and so much more from their conversation, check this out!
Season Update: New Event! -
Choose Your Own Adventure: Three Inventors of the New American Lyric
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