virtual events

 

Book Launch: Gentrifier by Anne Elizabeth Moore in conversation with Paul Lisicky

Book Launch: Gentrifier by Anne Elizabeth Moore in conversation with Paul Lisicky

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Taking on the thorny ethics of owning and selling property as a white woman in a majority Black city and a majority Bangladeshi neighborhood with both intelligence and humor, this memoir brings a new perspective to a Detroit that finds itself perpetually on the brink of revitalization.

Middle Grade Fall Lit Camp 2021

Middle Grade Fall Lit Camp 2021

Discover new books and get the chance to virtually meet with authors around the world from New York to the UK!

Official U.S. Book Launch: Baggage by Alan Cumming

Official U.S. Book Launch: Baggage by Alan Cumming

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

“An intimate look at the making of a man, an actor, an advocate—and most importantly—a happy human being. A wonderful book that is funny, honest, fearless, and generous in its vulnerability.” —Douglas Stuart, Booker Prize-winning author of Shuggie Bain

There is absolutely no logical reason why I am here. The life trajectory my nationality and class and circumstances portended for me was not even remotely close to the one I now navigate. But logic is a science and living is an art…

Book Launch: On the Roof by Josh Katz in conversation with Craig Hubert

Book Launch: On the Roof by Josh Katz in conversation with Craig Hubert

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Captured by photographer Josh Katz from his Brooklyn rooftop, a unique view of a life-altering moment in history and a testament to human hope and resilience.

Book Launch: speculation, n by Shayla Lawz with readings from Joselia Hughes, Carly Inghram and Sabrina Imbler

Book Launch: speculation, n by Shayla Lawz with readings from Joselia Hughes, Carly Inghram and Sabrina Imbler

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Chosen by Ilya Kaminsky as the winner of the 2020 Autumn House Press Poetry Prize, Shayla Lawz’s debut collection, speculation, n., brings together poetry, sound, and performance to challenge our spectatorship and the reproduction of the Black body. It revolves around a central question: what does it mean—in the digital age, amidst an inundation of media—to be a witness?

Book Launch: Tacky by Rax King in conversation with Josh Gondelman

Book Launch: Tacky by Rax King in conversation with Josh Gondelman

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

From James Beard Award-nominated writer of the Catapult column “Store-Bought Is Fine,” an irreverent and charming debut essay collection about the joys of low culture and bad taste, exploring coming of age in the 2000s in the age of Hot Topic, Creed, and frosted lip gloss.

Book Launch: Bloody Crossroads 2020 by Danny Goldberg in conversation with Mark Jacobson

Book Launch: Bloody Crossroads 2020 by Danny Goldberg in conversation with Mark Jacobson

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

A deep dive into the role that mass-appeal movies, television, videos, and music played in Donald Trump’s failed reelection campaign, including brand-new interviews with some of the major players.

Book Launch: The Four Humors by Mina Seçkin in conversation with Jean Kyoung Frazier

Book Launch: The Four Humors by Mina Seçkin in conversation with Jean Kyoung Frazier

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

This wry and visceral debut novel follows a young Turkish-American woman who, rather than grieving her father’s untimely death, seeks treatment for a stubborn headache and grows obsessed with a centuries-old theory of medicine.

Book Launch: I’m Not Hungry But I Could Eat by Christopher Gonzalez in conversation with Jean Kyoung Frazier

Book Launch: I’m Not Hungry But I Could Eat by Christopher Gonzalez in conversation with Jean Kyoung Frazier

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Long nights, empty stomachs, and impulsive cravings haunt the stories of I’m Not Hungry But I Could Eat. A college grad reunites with a high school crush when invited to his bachelor party, a lonely cat-sitter wreaks havoc on his friends’ apartment, happy hour french fries leave more than grease on lips and fingers, and, squeezed into a diner booth, one man eats past his limit for the sake of friendship. Exploring the lives of bisexual and gay Puerto Rican men, these fifteen stories show a vulnerable, intimate world of yearning and desire.

Virtual Book Launch: Creative Types by Tom Bissell in conversation with Adrienne Miller

Virtual Book Launch: Creative Types by Tom Bissell in conversation with Adrienne Miller

Tom Bissell vividly renders the complex worlds of characters on the brink of artistic and personal crisis–writers, actors, and other creative types who see things slightly differently from the rest of us. Surreal, poignant, squirmingly awkward–and always just a little bit off–this collection is a brilliant new offering from one of the most versatile and talented writers in America today.