Literary New Orleans

April 2019 Events

 

Tuesday the 2nd

Veronica Roth discusses and signs her new book, The Fates Divide, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

Rachel Kadish discusses and signs her book, The Weight of Ink, Uptown JCC, 7 PM

 

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Veronica Roth at Garden District Book Shop

 

Wednesday the 3rd

C.S. Harris discusses and signs her book, Who Slays the Wicked, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

Flint Taylor discusses and signs his book, The Torture Machine: Racism and Police Violence in Chicago, Octavia Books, 6 PM

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

 

 

Thursday the 4th

Nathaniel Rich discusses and signs his book, Losing Earth: A Recent History, Tulane River & Coastal Center, 6 PM

 

Sunday the 7th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Monday the 8th

Lydia Fitzpatrick discusses and signs her book, Lights All Night Long, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Tuesday the 9th

Dr. Jane Pinzino presents on Tulane’s Rare Books Collection for the Women’s National Book Association of New Orleans, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, 5:30 PM

Neil Baum, MD, discusses and signs his book, How’s it Hanging: Expert Answers to the Questions Men Don’t Always Ask, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

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

Amor Towles discusses and signs his new book, A Gentleman in Moscow, New Orleans JCC, 7 PM

 

Wednesday the 10th

Garden District Book Shop Club meets to discuss Lisa Halliday’s novel, Asymmetry, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

Cate Root and Taylor Murrow read at Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

Thursday the 11th

e.E. Charlton-Trujillo discusses and signs her book, Fat Angie: Rebel Girl Revolution, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Friday the 12th

David Sedaris reads and discusses his work, Orpheum Theater, 8 PM

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David Sedaris at Orpheum Theater

 

Sunday the 14th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Tuesday the 16th

Gwendolyn Womack discusses and signs her book, The Time Collector, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Wednesday the 17th

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

Thursday the 18th

Oliver Baez Bendorf, Lee Ann Brown, Henk Rossouw, and Chen Chen read for the New Orleans Poetry Festival’s Opening Night at Dogfish Reading Series, 2448 N. Villere Street, 7 PM

 

Friday the 19th

International Poetics, New Orleans Poetry Festival, Cafe Istanbul, 7 PM

 

Saturday the 20th

New Orleans Poetry Fest Small Book Fair, New Orleans Healing Center, 9 AM

Anne Waldman with Fast Speaking Music, and Kalamu ya Salaam read for the New Orleans Poetry Festival, Siberia Lounge, 7 PM

 

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Kalamu ya Salaam at Siberia Lounge

Sunday the 21st

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Wednesday the 24th

Tia Clark and Marc Elias read for Fiction Night: Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 8 PM

 

Sunday the 28th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

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