Alec Soth

New York, NY January 30 - March 14

Sean 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.
Sean Kelly Gallery
Sean Kelly Gallery

475 Tenth Avenue
New York, NY 10018
United States


Winter Shack

Brooklyn, NY Saturday, January 31 | 7:30 PM

Join artists Alex Branch and Nicole Antebi at Winter Shack for the latest installment of the Winter Shack reading series, curated by A.N. Devers. Saturday's reading includes A.N. Devers, Corina Kennedy, and Sara Majka, whose debut story collection is forthcoming from A Public Space and Graywolf Press. Winter Shack is a three-month long temporary exhibition space built of reclaimed wood. More information here.

For more information about Winter Shack and its full schedule of events, visit the Winter Shack website.
Classon Ful-gate Community Garden
Classon Ful-gate Community Garden

474 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238
United States


Kelly Link

Brooklyn, NY Thursday, February 5 | 7:30 PM

Greenlight 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.
Greenlight Bookstore
Greenlight Bookstore

686 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
United States


Workshop with Myla Goldberg

Brooklyn, NY Wednesday, February 18 | 7PM - 9:30PM

Join 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.

This class costs $400 and is by application only. It will meet at APS on Wednesday evenings from 7 to 9:30PM starting Wednesday, February 18th. For more information, contact Myla at myla@mylagoldberg.com.
A Public Space
A Public Space

323 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
United States


Brett Fletcher Lauer & Lynn Melnick

Brooklyn, NY Tuesday, March 10 | 7:00 PM

Join 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.
A Public Space
A Public Space

323 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
United States


Colin Barrett

New York, NY Tuesday, March 31 | 7:30 PM

Join 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.
Irish Arts Center
Irish Arts Center

553 West 51 Street
New York, NY 10019
United States

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