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Not So Late Night: Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Chaya Bhuvaneswar, Ron Austin & Katarra Parson

Fri., March 15, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Join Left Bank Books for a special night of music and readings at the 2nd annual Not So Late Night, featuring host Ron Austin, special guests Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah and Chaya Bhuvaneswar, and music by Katarra Parson! Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah is the New York Times-bestselling author of "Friday Black" and a 5 under 35 honoree. Chaya Bhuvaneswar is a physician and writer whose debut story collection, "White Dancing Elephants," was a best book of 2018 for Kirkus Reviews. Ron A. Austin holds an MFA from the University of Missouri–St. Louis and is a 2016 Regional Arts Commission Fellow. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/not-so-late-night-2
Mad Art Gallery (map)
2727 S. 12th St.
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-771-8230

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

Don Marsh

Sat., Feb. 23, 2-3 p.m.
phone 314-961-3784
tcooper@wpgl.org

Don Marsh will discuss his book Coming of Age, Liver Spots and All: A Humorous Look at the Wonders of Getting Old. Copies of the book will be sold at the event. Free

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

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

A Discussion on Gun Violence with Alex Kotlowitz & Jonathan Metzl

Wed., April 24, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books presents a discussion on gun violence with Alex Kotlowitz, author of "An American Summer," and Jonathan Metzl, author of "Dying of Whiteness"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of either "An American Summer" or "Dying of Whiteness" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "American Summer" is a richly textured, heartrending portrait of love and death in Chicago's most turbulent neighborhoods. In "Dying of Whiteness," a physician reveals how right-wing backlash policies have mortal consequences -- even for the white voters they promise to help. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/kotlowitz-metzl

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

Andrew Ridker

Tue., March 19, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Washington University alumnus Andrew Ridker, who will sign and discuss his debut novel, "The Altruists"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Altruists" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Spanning New York, Paris, Boston, St. Louis, and a small desert outpost in Zimbabwe, The Altruists is a darkly funny (and ultimately tender) family saga about money, privilege, politics, campus culture, dating, talk therapy, rural sanitation, infidelity, kink, the American beer industry, and what it means to be a "good person." Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/andrew-ridker
Mad Art Gallery (map)
2727 S. 12th St.
St. Louis - South City
phone 314-771-8230

Jonathan Evison

Wed., March 27, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes bestselling author Jonathan Evison, who will sign and discuss the new paperback edition of his novel, "Lawn Boy"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Lawn Boy" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In this funny, angry, touching, and ultimately deeply inspiring novel, bestselling author Jonathan Evison takes the reader into the heart and mind of a young man on a journey to discover himself, a search to find the secret to achieving the American dream of happiness and prosperity. Free

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

Kyle Swenson

Mon., Feb. 25, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning investigative journalist Kyle Swenson, who will sign and discuss his new book, "Good Kids, Bad City: A Story of Race and Wrongful Conviction in America"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Good Kids, Bad City" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "Good Kids, Bad City" is the true story of the longest wrongful imprisonment in the United States to end in exoneration, and a critical social and political history of Cleveland, the city that convicted them. Free

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

Poetry at the Point: Kate Wylie, Rita Chapman, Richard Stimac

Tue., Feb. 26, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
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Poetry at the Point on February 26 will feature poets Kate Wylie, Rita Rouvalis Chapman, and Richard Stimac. 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/
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The Focal Point (map)
2720 Sutton Blvd
Maplewood
phone 314-560-2778

Chris Wilson

Tue., Feb. 19, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes social entrepreneur, mentor, and public speaker Chris Wilson, who will sign and discuss his new book, "The Master Plan: My Journey from Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose," with Jeff Smith! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Master Plan" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "The Master Plan" is the inspiring, instructive, and ultimately triumphant memoir of a man who used hard work and a Master Plan to turn a life sentence into a second chance. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/chris-wilson

Maryville Talks Books: Janet Napolitano

Fri., March 29, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com

Left Bank Books and Maryville Talks Books welcome former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, who will sign and discuss her new book, "How Safe Are We?: Homeland Security Since 9/11"! Ticket Information - A $29 ticket admits one person and includes one hardcover copy of "How Safe Are We?" - A $34 ticket admits two people and includes one hardcover copy of "How Safe Are We?", plus a $5 rebate towards the purchase of a second copy at the event. Tickets on sale at left-bank.com/napolitano. Former DHS Secretary Napolitano offers an insightful analysis of American security at home. $29/$34

https://www.left-bank.com/napolitano
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Maryville University of St. Louis (map)
650 Maryville University Dr
Creve Coeur
phone 314-529-9300

Aza Njeri Book Signing

Sat., Jan. 26, 2-4 p.m.
phone 314-875-9277
veronica-banks@sbcglobal.net
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Aza Njeri is a griot storyteller, award winning filmmaker, educator and author. She is also a second-generation hip hop recording artist. Join us on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at her brutally honest book signing from 2-4 p.m., at Progressive Emporium, 1108 N. Sarah Street. free

Alison C. Rollins

Wed., April 17, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
lauren.w@Left-bank.com

Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning poet and St. Louis native Alison C. Rollins, who will sign and read from her debut poetry collection, "Library of Small Catastrophes," at this St. Louis Launch Party! Refreshments will be provided. "Library of Small Catastrophes," Alison Rollins’ ambitious debut collection, interrogates the body and nation as storehouses of countless tragedies, and uses the concept of the archive to offer a lyric history of the ways in which we process loss. This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase from LBB will be required to enter the signing line. Free

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

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
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