February 2–May 29, 2015

Season of Celebration: Thomas Merton at 100 at Columbia University


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.


Columbia University - New York City
Kempner Exhibition Gallery, Rare Book and Manuscript Library - Butler Library, 6th Floor East - Columbia University
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7:00 pm, Thursday, March 12, 2015

CAPTIVES launch: Norman Manea & Edward Hirsch at Community Bookstore


CAPTIVES launch: Norman Manea & Edward Hirsch at Community Bookstore

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.


Community Bookstore
143 Seventh Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215
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7:30 pm, March 18, 2015

CÉSAR AIRA US TOUR: Aira and Hari Kunzru at Greenlight Bookstore


CÉSAR AIRA US TOUR: Aira and Hari Kunzru at Greenlight Bookstore

César Aira in conversation with Hari Kunzru at the wonderful Greenlight Bookstore in Brooklyn! 


Greenlight Bookstore
686 Fulton Street (at S. Portland), Brooklyn, NY
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