Literary New Orleans

October 2019 Events

 

Wednesday the 2nd

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

Thursday the 3rd

Luis Negrón reads for the Latin American Writers Series, Stone Center for Latin American Studies – Tulane University, 5:30 PM

Joy E. Rancatore discusses and signs her book, Any Good Thing, Blue Cypress Books, 6 PM

Kelli Harding MD, MPH discusses and signs her book, The Rabbit Effect: Live Longer, Happier, and Healthier with the Groundbreaking Science of Kindness, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Sunday the 6th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Monday the 7th

Ethan Brown discusses and signs, Murder in the Bayou: Who Killed the Women Known as the Jeff Davis 8, Octavia Books, 6:00 PM

Morgan Parker reads her poetry, Newcomb Institute, 7 PM

 

Tuesday the 8th

The Moth StorySLAM. The theme is “Spooky,” Cafe Istanbul, 7 PM

 

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John Warner Smith at Louisiana Humanities Center

Wednesday the 9th

Cate Root and Tia Clark read for Delgado Reading Series, 615 City Park Ave, 5:30 PM

Reading by Louisiana Poet Laureate John Warner Smith, Louisiana Humanities Center, 6 PM

Garden District Book Shop Club meets to discuss Chloe Benjamin’s novel, The Immortalists, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

 

Thursday the 10th

Robert S. Brantley discusses and signs his book, Sacred Ground: The Cemeteries of New Orleans, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Saturday the 12th

Jeanette Weiland discusses and signs her book, Beignets for Breakfast, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Sunday the 13th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Tuesday the 15th 

Renée Ahdieh discusses and signs her book, The Beautiful, Octavia Books, 6 PM

 

Wednesday the 16th

Yuri Herrera reads for Delgado Reading Series, 615 City Park Ave, 12 PM

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

Thursday the 17th

Gabriela Wiener reads for the Latin American Writers Series, Stone Center for Latin American Studies – Tulane University, 5:30 PM

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Lisa Pasold at Dogfish Reading Series

Robert S. Brantley discusses and signs his book, Sacred Ground: The Cemeteries of New Orleans, Octavia Books, 6 PM

Lisa Pasold and Rodrigo Toscano read for Dogfish Reading Series, 2448 N. Villere Street, 7 PM

Chef Sean Brock discusses and signs his book, South: Essential Recipes and New Explorations, New Orleans Culinary & Hospitality Institute, 7 PM

 

Saturday the 19th

Jax Frey discusses and signs her book, The Gumbeaux Sistahs, Garden District Book Shop, 1 PM

 

Sunday the 20th

Paula Arai discusses and signs her book, Painting Enlightenment: Healing Visions of the Heart Sutra, Octavia Books, 1 PM

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Wednesday the 23rd

Steven R. Weisman discusses and signs his book, The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion, Octavia Books, 7 PM

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

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Steven R. Weisman at Octavia Books

Thursday the 24th

Andrea Palet reads for the Latin American Writers Series, Stone Center for Latin American Studies – Tulane University, 5:30 PM

T.R. Johnson discusses and signs his book, New Orleans: A Literary History, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM 

Dan Raphael, Wendy Taylor Carlisle, and Jeff Weddle discuss and sign their books, Bar Redux, 8 PM

 

 

 

Sunday the 27th

Todd C. Elliott discusses and signs his book, The Lowerline, Garden District Book Shop, 2 PM

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Tuesday the 29th

Justin Devillier discusses and signs his book, The New Orleans Kitchen: Classic Recipes and Modern Techniques for an Unrivaled Cuisine, Octavia Books, 6 PM

 

Wednesday the 30th

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

 

 

 

 

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