For the centennial of his birth, the Rare Book and Manuscript Library is delighted to present an exhibit on the life and legacy of Thomas Merton, drawn from RBML’s very extensive Thomas Merton holdings, from the papers of his teacher and friend, Mark Van Doren, and from those of his friend and official biographer, John Howard Griffin.
Please join us to celebrate the launch of Captives by Norman Manea at Community Bookstore in Brooklyn. The reading will be followed by a conversation between Norman Manea and poet and critic Edward Hirsch.
A Workshop Sponsored by the New York Circle of Translators and the Slavic Languages Division of the American Translators Association featuring editors including our own Tynan Kogane.
César Aira in conversation with Hari Kunzru at the wonderful Greenlight Bookstore in Brooklyn!
Translator Hirokai Sato, poet Forrest Gander, and writer Eliot Weinberger discuss the life and work of Sakutarō Hagiwara at McNalley.
The annual event to elebrate the enormous contributions that writers and editors make to our culture, where Barbara Epler will be awarded The Editor's Award.