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Benjamin Cooper

Mon., Nov. 12, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Lindenwood University professor Benjamin Cooper, who will sign and discuss his new book, "Veteran Americans: Literature and Citizenship from Revolution to Reconstruction"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Veteran Americans" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In this new literary history of early American veterans, Benjamin Cooper reveals how soldiers and sailors from the Revolutionary War through the Civil War demanded, through their writing, that their value as American citizens and authors be recognized. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/benjamin-cooper
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Benjamin Cooper

Riverbend Public Art

Through Dec. 21, 2-5 p.m.
mkellerpaint@gmail.com
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Riverbend, a public art installation, opens at the Gateway Arch National Park September 22, 2-5pm with activity for kids and adults, the Sappington Creek Bluegrass Band and food trucks. The 100-foot-long artwork, made of silver, mirror-like material that references the Arch, shows the navigable Missouri River, highlighting it as the primary means of Westward Expansion and Gateway to the West for Lewis and Clark and many others. Riverbend will represent the confluence with the Mississippi on the east and extend westward. Artist Margaret Keller won the Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Public Works Project commission to create this artwork. Free

http://www.margarekellerstudio.com
Gateway Arch (map)
200 Washington Ave.
St. Louis - Riverfront
phone 877-982-1410

Hope Ewing

Wed., Nov. 14, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and Brennan's welcome author and veteran bartender Hope Ewing, who will sign and discuss her new book, "Movers and Shakers: Women Making Waves in Spirits, Beer & Wine," with The Gin Room's Natasha Bahrami! This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are required. Please RSVP at left-bank.com/ewing. Proof of purchase of "Movers and Shakers" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line n "Movers and Shakers," Ewing seeks out the first female master brewers, innovative self-starter winemakers, most badass bartenders and more, to share their stories. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/ewing
Brennan's (map)
4659 Maryland Ave.
St. Louis - Midtown
phone 314-497-4449
Hope Ewing

Square's Fall Pop-Up Emporium

Thu., Nov. 15, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
phone 636-352-5111
dgraham@squareup.com
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An outdoor market featuring 35+ specialty vendors, food trucks, live music, free make & takes and great fall weather!

https://www.facebook.com/events/281367602586653/
Cortex Commons (map)
4270 Duncan Ave.
St. Louis - Forest Park
phone 314-254-3326

Happy Birthday to SLU

Thu., Nov. 15, 6-9:30 p.m.
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Saint Louis University invites the community to join us in celebration of our bicentennial at a free concert by the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra at Chieftez Arena. Along with other family-friendly activities, the symphony will perform a dozen popular and classical favorites that reflect the University's history, its commitment to its Jesuit mission and its place in the St. Louis community, including an entirely new composition. Admission is free; advance registration is required. Free

https://alumni.slu.edu/s/1264/17/interior.aspx?sid=1264&gid=1&pgid=5966&cid=9558&ecid=9558&crid=0&calpgid=413&calcid=8723
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Chaifetz Arena (map)
1 S. Compton Ave.
St. Louis - Midtown
phone 314-977-5000
Happy Birthday to SLU

100 Boots: Jen Bervin and Julian Talamantez Brolaski

Fri., Nov. 16, 7-9 p.m.
phone 314 754 1850
khasler@pulitzerarts.org
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The 100 Boots Poetry Series presents readings by a range of emerging, mid-career, and established poets from St. Louis and across the US. The second event of the season features readings by poets Jen Bervin and Julian Talamantez Brolaski. Limited-edition broadsides, created by artist Sage Dawson, are available for free, and a selection of the poets’ books is for sale courtesy of Left Bank Books. The event is free but guests are encouraged to arrive early due to limited seating. Free

https://pulitzerarts.org/program/100-boots-jen-bervin-and-julian-talamantez-brolaski/
Pulitzer Arts Foundation (map)
3716 Washington Blvd.
St. Louis - Grand Center
phone 314-754-1850
100 Boots: Jen Bervin and Julian Talamantez Brolaski

SF STL: Joseph Fink

Sat., Nov. 17, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and Archon present an SF STL event with bestselling "Welcome to Night Vale" author Joseph Fink, who will sign and discuss his new novel, "Alice Isn't Dead"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Alice Isn't Dead" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. From the New York Times bestselling co-author of "It Devours!" and "Welcome to Night Vale" comes a fast-paced thriller about a truck driver searching across America for the wife she had long assumed to be dead. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/joseph-fink
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
SF STL: Joseph Fink

Michelle Purdy

Tue., Nov. 27, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Washington University assistant professor Michelle Purdy, who will sign and discuss her new book, Transforming the Elite: Black Students and the Desegregation of Private Schools! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Transforming the Elite" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Through gripping oral histories and rich archival research, this book showcases educational changes for black southerners during the civil rights movement including the political tensions confronted, struggles faced, and school cultures transformed during private school desegregation. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/michelle-purdy
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Michelle Purdy

We Live Here House Party

Tue., Nov. 27, 7 p.m.

Join us November 27 for the We Live Here House Part, a free celebration in honor of the show's fourth season. Come mix, mingle and breakdance with the people behind the voices you heard all season long: hosts, experts and guests! Plus, some of St. Louis' freshest young storytellers will perform live! Free

https://www.stlpublicradio.org/events/
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Jabari Asim

Wed., Nov. 28, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes author and St. Louis native Jabari Asim, who will sign and discuss his new book, "We Can't Breathe: On Black Lives, White Lies, and the Art of Survival"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "We Can't Breathe" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In "We Can’t Breathe," Jabari Asim disrupts what Toni Morrison has exposed as the “Master Narrative” and replaces it with a story of black survival and persistence through art and community in the face of centuries of racism. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jabari-asim

Urban Chestnut's WinterMarkt

Sat., Dec. 1, 12-4 p.m., Sat., Dec. 8, 12-4 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 15, 12-4 p.m.
phone 314-222-0143
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Usher in the holiday season with a “traditional” European/German WinterMarkt at Urban Chestnut's Midtown Brewery & Biergarten. Each week will feature 30+ local vendors on hand for holiday shopping, food, beverages, firepits, and live music. The event is family-friendly and free to attend. Eat, drink, and be merry! Free

http://urbanchestnut.com/wintermarkt/

Peter Shinkle

Wed., Dec. 5, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes former St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter Peter Shinkle, who will sign and discuss his new book "Ike's Mystery Man: The Secret Lives of Robert Cutler" at this Launch Party event! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Ike's Mystery Man" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "Ike’s Mystery Man" shows that Eisenhower’s National Security Advisor Robert Cutler—working alongside Ike and also the Dulles brothers at the CIA and State Department—shaped US Cold War strategy in far more consequential ways than has been understood. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/peter-shinkle
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Peter Shinkle

Ellen King

Thu., Dec. 6, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Hewn co-owner and head baker Ellen King, who will sign and discuss her new cookbook, "Heritage Baking: Recipes for Rustic Breads and Pastries Baked with Artisanal Flour from Hewn Bakery"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Heritage Baking" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Samples from the book will be provided for tasting at the event! These 45 foolproof recipes for delicious, nutritious breads and pastries star a wide range of artisanal flours that are now readily available to home bakers. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/ellen-king
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Ellen King

Chris McGreal

Wed., Jan. 16, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Guardian reporter and former BBC journalist Chris McGreal, who will sign and discuss his new book, "American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "American Overdose" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Journeying through lives and communities wrecked by the opioid epidemic, Chris McGreal reveals not only how Big Pharma hooked Americans on powerfully addictive drugs, but the corrupting of medicine and public institutions that let the opioid makers get away with it. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/chris-mcgreal
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Chris McGreal

Christopher Castellani

Thu., April 18, 7 a.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes author and GrubStreet artistic director Christopher Castellani, who will sign and discuss his new novel, "Leading Men"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Leading Men" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In July of 1953, at a glittering party thrown by Truman Capote in Portofino, Italy, Tennessee Williams and his longtime lover Frank Merlo meet Anja Blomgren, a mysteriously taciturn young Swedish beauty and aspiring actress. Their encounter will go on to alter all of their lives. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/christopher-castellani
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Christopher Castellani
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