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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

Derek Palacio, Deborah Taffa, and Tiana Clark

Mon., Jan. 21, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
editor@riverstyx.org
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@ Rooster South Grand, 3150 S Grand Blvd
River Styx is proud to host our annual River Styx Reading Series. Readings are held on the third Monday of each month. Entry is $5 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors. Our January readers are Derek Palacio, Deborah Taffa, and Tiana Clark. $5 / $4 for students and seniors

http://www.riverstyx.org/events/river-styx-reading-series/
Rooster South Grand (map)
3150 S Grand Blvd
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-772-3447
Derek Palacio, Deborah Taffa, and Tiana Clark

Angela Mitchell and Daniel Borzutzky

Mon., April 15
editor@riverstyx.org
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@ Rooster South Grand, 3150 S Grand Blvd
River Styx is proud to host our annual River Styx Reading Series. Readings are held on the third Monday of each month. Entry is $5 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors. Our April readers are Angela Mitchell and Daniel Borzutzky! $5 / $4 for students

http://www.riverstyx.org/events/river-styx-reading-series/
Rooster South Grand (map)
3150 S Grand Blvd
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-772-3447
Angela Mitchell and Daniel Borzutzky

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

Lorenzo Gonzalez

Sat., Nov. 24, 2-3 p.m.
phone 314-961-3784
tcooper@wgpl.org

Lorenzo Gonzalez will discuss his autobiography To Return to Cuba (Para Volver a Cuba), a story of his youth spent as a Cuban revolutionary soldier, his first-hand experience of the Bay of Pigs and the Cuban Missile Crisis, and his eventual harrowing escape from communism. There will be books available for purchase at the event. Free

http://www.wgpl.org
Webster Groves Public Library (map)
301 E Lockwood Ave
Webster Groves
phone 314-961-3784
Lorenzo Gonzalez

Brittany Ackerman and Celeste Gainey

Thu., Nov. 29, 7-9 p.m.
phone 314-968-4491
info@bookhousestl.com

Join Brittany Ackerman as she reads from her debut memoir, The Perpetual Motion Machine! Reading is followed by a Q&A with Celeste Gainey on the writing craft, life, and literature. Synopsis: When my brother was in high school he attempted to build a perpetual motion machine, a machine that can do work indefinitely, to save the world. That machine was my brother’s experiment; this book is mine. It is in the text where I dissect our relationship and try to understand myself.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2167503770129104/
The Book House (map)
7352 Manchester Rd
Maplewood
phone 314-968-4491

National Poetry Month: Holly Iglesias

Thu., April 25, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes poet and former St. Louisan Holly Iglesias, who will sign and read from her new collection, "Sleeping Things," at this special National Poetry Month event! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Sleeping Things" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Holly Iglesias is the author of three poetry collections, "Souvenirs of a Sunken World" (Kore Press), "Angles of Approach" (White Pine Press), and "Sleeping Things" (Press 53) and a critical work, "Boxing Inside the Box: Women’s Prose Poetry" (Quale Press). Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/holly-iglesias
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
National Poetry Month: Holly Iglesias

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

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

Peter Coviello, Kimberly Blaeser, and Andrea Scarpino

Mon., Feb. 18, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
editor@riverstyx.org
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@ Rooster South Grand, 3150 S Grand Blvd
River Styx is proud to host our annual River Styx Reading Series. Readings are held on the third Monday of each month. Entry is $5 for general admission and $4 for students and seniors. Our February readers are Peter Coviello, Kimberly Blaeser, and Andrea Scarpino! $5 / $4 for students and seniors

http://www.riverstyx.org/events/river-styx-reading-series/
Rooster South Grand (map)
3150 S Grand Blvd
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-772-3447
Peter Coviello, Kimberly Blaeser, and Andrea Scarpino

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

Jeff Tweedy

Sat., Nov. 17, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com

Left Bank Books welcomes songwriter, performer, and Wilco founding member Jeff Tweedy, who will discuss his new book, "Let's Go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir of Recording and Discording with Wilco, Etc."! At the Pageant in the Delmar Loop. Ticket Information: -- A $31 ticket admits one person and includes one autographed, hardcover copy of "Let's Go (So We Can Get Back)" -- A $36 ticket admits two people and includes one autographed, hardcover copy of "Let's Go (So We Can Get Back)," plus a $5 rebate towards the purchase of a second copy at the event Tickets are available at left-bank.com/tweedy. $31/$36

https://www.left-bank.com/tweedy
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The Pageant (map)
6161 Delmar Blvd.
Delmar/ The Loop
phone 314-726-6161
Jeff Tweedy

Poetry at the Point with Travis Mossotti and Victoria Walls

Tue., Nov. 27, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
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Poetry at the Point on November 27 will feature poets Travis Mossotti and Victoria Walls. Poetry at the Point is held at The Focal Point in Maplewood on the 4th Tuesday of the month. This reading series invites local and regional poets, and established and up-and-coming poets to share their words. The event is free. Free

http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/poetry-at-the-point/
Buy Tickets
The Focal Point (map)
2720 Sutton Blvd
Maplewood
phone 314-560-2778
Poetry at the Point with Travis Mossotti and Victoria Walls

Faculty Book Talk: Tabea Linhard and Timothy Parsons

Thu., Nov. 15, 4:30-6 p.m.

@ Washington University, Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
As part of the University Libraries Faculty Book Talk series, Tabea Linhard, WU Professor of Spanish and comparative literature, and Timothy Parsons, WU Professor of history and of African and African-American studies, co-editors of "Mapping Migration, Identity, and Space", will lead a panel discussion about the book. The discussion will focus on the ways in which the movements of people across natural, political, and cultural boundaries shape identities that are inexorably linked to the geographical spaces they experience. A reception will follow the discussion. Free and open to the public. Free

https://library.wustl.edu/event/faculty-book-talk-timothy-parsons/?rd=20181115
Washington University (map)
Forsyth & Skinker boulevards
University City
phone 314-935-5000
Faculty Book Talk: Tabea Linhard and Timothy Parsons

Nikki Furrer

Wed., Jan. 9, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com

Left Bank Books welcomes cannabis lawyer, consultant, and former Puddn’head Books owner Nikki Furrer, who will sign and discuss her new book, "A Woman's Guide to Cannabis: Using Marijuana to Feel Better, Look Better, Sleep Better—and Get High Like a Lady"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "A Woman's Guide to Cannabis" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. This guide is a woman’s handbook to demystifying the world of weed, whether it’s being used for pain relief, a moment of calm, or a fit of giggles. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/nikki-furrer
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Nikki Furrer
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