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ROOM 220 presents Jami Attenberg

ROOM 220 hosts the book launch for Jami Attenberg’s All Grown Up at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, at Saturn Bar (3067 St. Claude Avenue).  Zachar…

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ROOM 220 presents Cassie Pruyn

ROOM 220 hosts the book launch for Cassie Pruyn’s Lena at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, at Antenna Gallery (3718 St. Claude Avenue). Lena is the w…

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A Reading and Interview with Meg Wolitzer

Meg Wolitzer will appear at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 6, at Tulane University’s Lavin-Bernick Center. Wolitzer is this year’s Zale-Kimmerlin…

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Kwaidan Book Club: Memoirs of a Geisha

In February, the Japan Society of New Orleans’ Kwaidan Book Club will be reading Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha and discussing the bo…

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Lisa Carey in conversation with Tom Piazza

Lisa Carey will be in conversation with Tom Pizza at 6 p.m. on Thursday, February 9, at Garden District Book Shop (2727 Prytania Street). Carey will d…

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Sally Asher at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home

Writer and photographer Sally Asher will discuss some of New Orleans’ infamous characters and reveal their forgotten stories and where they are …

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Kara Martinez Bachman at Maple Street Books

The book launch for Kara Martinez Bachman’s humorous essay collection, Kissing the Crisis: Field Notes on Foul-Mouthed Babies, Disenchanted Wome…

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Saints and Sinners Literary Festival

The Saints and Sinners Literary Festival will take place from March 24 – 26, 2017. The Festival was founded in 2003 and has grown into an intern…

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Ogden Museum Book Club: The Moviegoer

The Ogden Museum of Southern Art will host a meeting of the Ogden Museum Book Club at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, at 925 Camp Street. The group wil…

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Garden District Book Shop February Book Club

Garden District Book Shop will host the February meeting of its book club at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, February 8, at their storefront (2727 Prytania). The…