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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New York, NY 10018
Brooklyn, NY • Thursday, February 5 | 7:30 PMGreenlight Bookstore will host the book launch event for Kelly Link’s latest story collection Get in Trouble (Random House). Link is the co-founder of Small Beer Press and the author of Magic for Beginners (Small Beer Press), Stranger Things Happen (Small Beer Press), and Pretty Monsters (Viking). Two stories from Get in Trouble were first published in the pages of A Public Space. The event is free and open to the public. More information here.
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Brooklyn, NY 11217
Brooklyn, NY • Wednesday, February 18 | 7PM - 9:30PMJoin bestselling author Myla Goldberg for a four-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.
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 • 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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