New York, NY • January 30 - March 14Sean Kelly Gallery presents Songbook, and exhibition of new monumental photographs by Minnesota-based artist Alec Soth. Soth’s work is in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, among others. An opening reception will take place on January 29th from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, and on January 31st from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM the gallery will host a book signing with the artist. More information here.
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Brooklyn, NY • Wednesday, February 25 | 7:00 PM - 9:30 PMJoin bestselling author Myla Goldberg for a three-week fiction workshop at APS headquarters. The goal of this workshop is to foster a community of readers with the kindness, toughness, honesty and sensitivity that can make a workshop a unique and valuable writing tool. Each writer will have the chance to present work once, with additional time to discuss published stories from the perspective of craft. The course is modeled on the workshops Myla has led in the MFA programs at NYU, Sarah Lawrence, and Brooklyn College.
New York, NY • Thursday, March 5 | 8:00 PMJoin us for drinks at the HiFi Bar, where A Public Space will partner with the HiFi Reading Series for a night highlighting the work of our contributors. The event will feature readings from John Haskell, author of I Am Not Jackson Pollock, American Purgatorio, and Out of My Skin, and from emerging writers Anna Noyes, Vanessa Hutchinson, and April Wolfe. The HiFi Reading Series is hosted and produced by Ryan Britt and APS Managing Editor Lena Valencia. For more information, visit the the Facebook event page or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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New York, NY 10009
Brooklyn, NY • Tuesday, March 10 | 7:00 PMJoin us as we celebrate the publication of Please Excuse this Poem: 100 New Poets for the Next Generation edited by Brett Fletcher Lauer and Lynn Melnick. Fletcher Lauer is the author of A Hotel in Belgium (Four Way Books), the Deputy Director of the Poetry Society of America, and Poetry Editor of A Public Space. Melnick is the author of If I Should Say I Have Hope (YesYes Books). Her poems have appeared in The New Republic, The Paris Review, A Public Space, and elsewhere. More information here.
New York, NY • Monday, March 16 | 7:00 – 8:00 PMStop by Strand's Rare Book Room and mingle with Graywolf Press Director and Publisher Fiona McCrae, and Graywolf authors Leslie Jamison (The Empathy Exams) and Sarah Manguso (Ongoingness). McCrae will moderate a discussion between the two authors. Free and open to the public; more information here.
New York, NY 10003
New York, NY • Tuesday, March 31 | 7:30 PMJoin us at the Irish Arts Center for a reading and discussion with Colin Barrett, winner of the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award and an emerging talent in Irish literature. Barrett made his American debut in APS 20. His debut story collection, Young Skins, is forthcoming in March from Grove Atlantic. The event is co-sponsored by Grove Atlantic and A Public Space and moderated by Sam Lipsyte. More information here.
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