Subject: Let's Go Hear Ed Read!
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Drawing by Jason Polan, Every Person in New York


New York  

Thurs., June 16

Asian American Writers' Workshop

110-112 W. 27th St. (btw. 6th & 7th aves.), Suite 600

7 p.m.


Tues., June 2

Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House

6 p.m.


Weds., May 5

McNally Jackson

52 Prince St.

7 p.m.


Tues. Apr. 12


7:30 p.m.

85 E. 4th St.

Tues., Feb. 8

Fordham University

12th Floor Lounge

113 W. 60th St.

7:30 p.m.


"How to Get Your Book Published"

With Wendy Lee, Monique Truong, agents Kirby Kim and Jin Auh, and others



NYU Summer Writing Program

With Saïd Sayrafiezadeh and Rachel Sherman


In conversation with Sloane Crosley



Nonfiction night

With Deb Olin Unferth


"Living and Writing New York"

With Arthur Phillips, Mary Elizabeth Williams, and Jim Dwyer



New York  

Tues., December 14

The Magician

118 Rivington

7–9 p.m.

Thurs., December 2

Three of Cups

83 First Ave. @ 5th St.



Wed., October 27


7 p.m.

85 E. 4th St.

Wed., June 30

Word for Word

Bryant Park

12:30 p.m. (lunchtime!)

Wed., June 2

Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House

6 p.m.

Open City

Holiday/New Issue Party


SWEET Actors Reading Writers

Featuring Joya Mia Italiano reading from Personal Days, plus works by Sonya Chung, Jonathan Dixon, and Amanda Filipacchi


For Open City, with Bryan Charles


Underwater New York, with Jennifer Egan, Deb Olin Unferth, Nelly Reifler, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh; more!

NYU Summer Writing Program

With Lydia Davis


Sat., February 20

177 Livingston Street

8 p.m.

"Invisible Geometries": a benefit party for Light Industry, Triple Canopy, and The Public School.

With Lynne Tillman. Plus a film by Lis Rhodes, music by Ambergris and Skeletons, and more.

New York  

Wed., February 24

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, 126 Crosby St.

7 p.m.

"Bookforum Reads," with Hari Kunzru and Mary Gaitskill




Sat., November 14

PowerHouse Arena,

37 Main Street

2 p.m.

Page-Turner:The Asian-American Literary Festival

Critics' panel, with Hua Hsu and Dennis Lim

New York  

Thurs., November 12

Avenue A Laundromat

97 Ave A

7:30 p.m.

Dirty Laundry

With Sung J. Woo

Sleepy Hollow  

Sun., October 25

Hudson Valley Writers' Center, 300 Riverside Dr.

With Christine Lehner

New York  

Thurs., October 8


7 p.m.

85 E. 4th St.

Weds., September 30

203 Mathematics Hall

Columbia University


July 1

The Korea Society

950 Third Avenue @ 57th Street, 8th Floor
(Entrance on SW corner of
Third Ave. & 57th St.)

6–8 p.m.

May 4

PicNic Market & Café,

2665 Broadway (101st/102nd)

6-7 p.m.

April 29

Book Culture

536 W. 112th St.

7 p.m.

Tue., April 21

82 Fourth Ave.,

7 p.m.

Behind the Book, with Lev Grossman and Rivka Galchen


114 Rue de Fleurus (Columbia U. writers' house)


Panel: "New Currents in Korean American Literature: The Origin and the Distance"

With Janice Y.K. Lee and Sung J. Woo



Café Arts

Talk: "The Amnesia of Influence"



In conversation with Damion Searls


Pacific Standard

With Nathaniel Rich


March 31
Class of ’51 Reading Room, Vassar Library, 5 p.m.

First Proof series at Vassar College

New York  

March 12

Bronfman Center, 1st floor

7 East 10th St.

6:30 p.m.

March 10

New York Society Library

53 E. 79th St.

10 a.m.


Gallatin Teacher's Reading



The Writing Life

(panel on literary magazines)




February 26
7:30 p.m.
126 Franklin Street


With Deb Olin Unferth

New York  

February 18

8 p.m.

929 Columbus Ave.

(betw. 105 & 106)

Ding Dong Lounge

With James Yeh and other  current students from Columbia's writing division



New York (2008)


December 14

7 p.m.

85 E. 4th St.

November 22

11:45 a.m.

The New School

66 W. 12th St.


With Heidi Julavits and Deb Olin Unferth

Literary Writers Conference

Panel, "From Blogs to Books and Back," with Luc Sante, Emily Gould, and Alexander Chee

Princeton, NJ (2008)  

November 20

10 a.m.

Princeton University,

Dept. of English


New York (2008)  

November 12

7 p.m.

Symphony Space

2537 Broadway at 95th




October 23

7 p.m.

16 W. 32nd St., 10th fl.

October 19

Pianos, 158 Ludlow St.

7:30 p.m.

Selected Shorts

"An Evening With The Believer"

With my co-editor, Heidi Julavits. Featuring stories by Julia Slavin and Breece D'J Pancake, read by Alec Baldwin and Stephen Lang, and a performance by Will Eno


Asian American Writers' Workshop

Debut Fiction Night

With Monica Ferrell

Authors for Obama

With Paul Beatty, Nick Flynn, Elissa Schappell, Gary Shteyngart, and Lili Taylor

Brooklyn (2008)  

September 14

5 p.m.

Brooklyn Book Festival


With Chuck Klosterman & Charles Bock

New York (2008)  

July 31

7 p.m.

85 E. 4th St.

July 10
7:30 p.m.

KGB: The L Magazine Fiction Issue Reading


St. Mark's Bookshop

Reading Series

Brooklyn (2008)  

June 26
7 p.m.
106 Court Street

Barnes & Noble

Los Angeles (2008)  
June 20
7 p.m.
8818 Sunset Blvd.

Book Soup

S.F./Berkeley (2008)  

June 19

7:30 p.m.

2349 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley

Pegasus Books

June 18
7 p.m.
1644 Haight St.
San Francisco


June 18                       

11 a.m.                                    

Portland (2008)
June 17
7:30 p.m.
1005 Burnside

Powell's Books

Seattle (2008)
June 16
7:30 p.m.
101 South Main St.

Elliott Bay Book Company

Boston (2008)
June 12
7 p.m.
296 Walnut St., Newtonville

Newtonville Books

New York (2008)
June 11
8 p.m.
302 Broome Street

Happy Ending
With Rivka Galchen
Chicago (2008)
June 5
7 p.m.
4736-38 North Lincoln Ave.

Book Cellar

New York (2008)

May 21
7 p.m.

52 Prince St.

McNally Robinson

With my editor, Julia Cheiffetz

April 16
7 p.m.
17 East 47th St.

Mercantile Library

With Jane F. Kotapish

Beatrice Reading Series