Literary New Orleans

August 2019 Events

 

Thursday the 1st

Lisa Sandlin discusses and signs her book, The Bird Boys, Octavia Books, 6 PM

 

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Laura Lippman at Garden District Book Shop

Sunday the 4th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Tuesday the 6th

Laura Lippman discusses and signs her book, Lady in the Lake, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Wednesday the 7th

Local authors read for Barcation, Bjs Bywater, 6:30 PM

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 7:30 PM

 

Thursday the 8th

Ron Werneth discusses his book Japanese Empire: Memories of the Air War 1942–1945, The National WWII Museum, 5 PM

Lisa Howorth discusses and signs her book, Summerlings, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

 

Friday the 9th

Sam J. Miller discusses and signs his book Destroy All Monsters, Pearl Wine Co., 6 PM

 

Sunday the 11th

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Sam J. Miller at Pearl Wine Co.

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

Louisiana Books 2 Prisoners’ work night, 2523 George Nick Conner Dr., 4 PM

 

Tuesday the 13th

Andrew Feldman discusses and signs his book, Ernesto: The Untold Story of Hemingway in Revolutionary Cuba, Octavia Books, 6 PM 

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

 

Wednesday the 14th 

Daniel Brook discusses and signs his book, The Accident of Color: A Story of Race in Reconstruction, New Orleans Public Library, Octavia Books, 6 PM

Garden District Book Shop Club meets to discuss Amy Bloom’s novel, White Houses, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM 

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 7:30 PM

 

Sunday the 18th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Monday the 19th

Minrose Gwin discusses and signs her book, The Accidentals, Octavia Books, 6 PM

 

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Margaret McMullan at Garden District Book Shop

Wednesday the 21st

Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 7:30 PM

 

Thursday the 22nd

Margaret McMullan discusses and signs her book, Where the Angels Lived: One Family’s Story of Exile, Loss, and Return, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM

James Arthur and Té V. Smith read for Dogfish Reading Series, 2448 N. Villere Street, 7 PM

 

 

Sunday the 25th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

 

Wednesday the 28th

Sarah M. Broom discusses and signs her book, The Yellow House, Garden District Book Shop, 6 PM Blood Jet Poetry Series, The Dragonfly, 7:30 PM

 

Friday the 30th 

Heather Graham’s Writers for New Orleans, Hotel Monteleone, 12 PM – 10 PM

 

Saturday the 30th

Heather Graham’s Writers for New Orleans, Hotel Monteleone, All-day

 

 

 

 

 

And don’t forget to tune into The Reading Life with Susan Larson!

Susan Larson

The Indefatigable Susan Larson

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