Recent Blog Entries
C-SPAN has filmed several book talks at our stores over the past several years, including three talks this year. Most recently, they filmed talks with Lewis Gordon, author of What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought and Andrew Cockburn, author of Kill Chain: The Rise of the High-Tech Assassins, and Mark Krotov, Senior Editor at Melville House. Check out the videos here!
Meredith Zeitlin will be joining us on Thursday, July 9th at 7pm for a discussion of her book, Sophomore Year is Greek to Me. Meredith is the author of two books for young people (so far!) and a regular contributor to Ladygunn Magazine. She's also a voiceover artist who can be heard on commercials, cartoons, and TV shows. She lives in Brooklyn like everyone else.
We're so excited that John Connell is stopping by next week to sign some copies of Ruins of War. Be sure to stop by our Columbus store to get a copy. John also took the time to answer some of our questions about his work. Check out his answers below!
Tim Weiner came in earlier this week to answer some of our questions and sign some copies of his new book, One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon. Stop by our 112th St. store and get a copy before they're gone!
We're so excited that Seth Rudetsky is going to stop by and sign some copies of his new book, The Rise and Fall of a Theater Geek. Seth has worked as the music director and/or pianist for some of Broadway's biggest stars: Audra McDonald, Andrea Martin, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Megan Mullally, Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel, Patti LuPone, Christine Ebersole, Megan Hilty and many more. He spent years as a pianist on Broadway playing such shows as Les Miz, The Producers and Ragtime and currently divides his time between being the afternoon deejay on the SiriusXM Broadway channel/ host of Seth Speaks as well as touring North America doing his show Deconstructing Broadway. His novel, My Awesome/Awful Popularity Plan, was published by Random House and the sequel The Rise and Fall of a Theater Geek comes out in 2015. You can watch all of Seth's videos on SethTV.com.
Did you know that we have an entire table showcasing the recent publications of Cornell University Press at our 112th store? We have their latest titles, including Voices in the Band by Susan Ball (read our interview with the author on the blog), Kimberly Marten's Warlords, Robert W. Snyder's Crossing Broadway, and many more!
On Sunday, July 12th, at 5pm, Ioannis Pappos will be discussing his new book, Hotel Living, with the Queer Book Club at Book Culture on Columbus. Ioannis is a management consultant and writer from Pelio, Greece. A graduate of Stanford and the INSEAD Business School, he lives in New York City. Hotel Living is his first novel.
On Monday, June 22nd, at 7pm Susan C. Ball will be discussing her book Voices in the Band: A Doctor, Her Patients, and How the Outlook on AIDS Care Changed from Doomed to Hopeful at Book Culture on Columbus.
In this Q&A you can read about her upcoming projects, her favorite book and what she's reading now!