112th: David Denby & Sam Abrams

Event date: 
11/03/2016 - 7:00pm

 Join us Thursday, November 3rd at 7pm for a reading by David Denby, author of Lit Up, and Samuel E. Abrams, author of Education and the Commercial Mindset.​ Discussion to follow. 

Earlier this year, both authors sat down to answer a few questions with us. Check out our Q&A with David Denby here, and Samuel Abrams here.

Samuel E. Abrams is the Director of the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education at Teachers College.

David Denby is the author of Great Books, "an acclaimed account of returning to college and reading the Western classics during the curriculum wars"; American Sucker, Snark, and Do the Movies Have a Future?  He is a staff writer and former film critic for The New Yorker,  and his reviews and essays have appeared in The New Republic, The Atlantic, and New York magazine, among other places. He lives in New York City with his wife, writer Susan Rieger.

Event address: 
536 W 112th St
New York, NY 10025
Education and the Commercial Mindset By Samuel E. Abrams Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780674049178
Published: Harvard University Press - April 25th, 2016

Great Books By David Denby Cover Image
ISBN: 9780684835334
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 25th, 1997