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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

Angela Mitchell and Daniel Borzutzky

Mon., April 15, 7-9 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 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

Anne Valente

Tue., May 14, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes St. Louis native Anne Valente, who will sign and discuss her new novel, "The Desert Sky Before Us," at this special launch party event! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Desert Sky Before Us" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In the wake of their mother's untimely death, two estranged sisters come together to follow the breadcrumb trail she left behind on a road trip across the USA, unearthing aspects of their mother's life they never knew about. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/anne-valente-2
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Catherine Cusset

Wed., May 29, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum welcome French novelist Catherine Cusset, who will sign and discuss her new novel, "Life of David Hockney"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Life of David Hockney" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. A compelling hybrid of novel and biography, Life of David Hockney offers an accessible overview of he most famous living English painter who shook the world of art with a vitality and freedom that neither heartbreak nor illness nor loss could corrode. Free

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

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

Damon Young

Fri., March 29, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Very Smart Brothas co-founder Damon Young, who will sign and discuss his new memoir-in-essays, "What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker," with We Live Here producer Alona Sistrunk! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Blacker" is a hilarious, honest debut that is a celebration of the idiosyncrasies and distinctions of Blackness and a critique of white supremacy and how we define masculinity. Free

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

Daniel Crocker, Jenny Yang Cropp and David M. Taylor

Tue., April 23, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
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Poetry at the Point on April 23 will feature poets Daniel Crocker, Jenny Yang Cropp, and David M. Taylor. 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

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The Focal Point (map)
2720 Sutton Blvd
Maplewood
phone 314-560-2778

Derrick Goold

Wed., May 15, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning reporter and St. Louis Post-Dispatch baseball writer Derrick Goold, who will sign and discuss his new book, "100 Things Cardinals Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "100 Things Cardinals Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Derrick Goold collects every essential piece of Cardinals knowledge and trivia, as well as must-do activities, and ranks them all from 1 to 100, providing an entertaining, easy-to-follow checklist. Free

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

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

Elizabeth Minchilli

Tue., April 30, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Description:Left Bank Books welcomes food writer and St. Louis native Elizabeth Minchilli, who will sign and discuss her new book, "The Italian Table: Creating Festive Meals for Family and Friends"! Snacks and refreshments will be provided at this event! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Italian Table" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "The Italian Table" delivers both parts of the fantasy and reality of Italian meals as they would be eaten on location. This is an essential guide for those who love to entertain. Free

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

An Evening with Halle Butler & Kea Wilson

Thu., March 28, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes novelists Halle Butler and Kea Wilson, who will sign and discuss their newest books, "The New Me" and "We Eat Our Own"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase from Left Bank Books is required to enter the signing line. "The New Me" is a dizzying descent into the mind of a young woman trapped in the funhouse of American consumer culture. "We Eat Our Own" is a thrilling journey behind the scenes of a shocking film and a thoughtful commentary on violence and its repercussions. Free

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

Gateway to Publishing Conference

Fri., June 14, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat., June 15, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sun., June 16, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
president@stlwritersguild.org
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Gateway to Publishing Conference and Convention! This event is sponsored by the St. Louis Writers Guild When: June 14-16th, 2019 Where: St. Louis’ Renaissance Hotel We are focusing on empowering authors of all stages in their careers, providing both new and seasoned writers exciting opportunities to advance their skills to the next level.

https://www.stlwritersguild.org/writers-conference

Jennifer Eberhardt

Tue., April 2, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and St. Louis Public Radio welcome Stanford professor of psychology Jennifer Eberhardt, who will sign and discuss her new book, "Biased" with Race, Identity and Culture editor Holly Edgell! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Biased" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Unblinking about the tragic consequences of prejudice, Jennifer Eberhardt addresses how racial bias is not the fault of nor restricted to a few “bad apples” but is present at all levels of society in media, education, and business. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jennifer-eberhardt

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

Joshua A. Douglas

Thu., April 11, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes author and law professor Joshua A. Douglas, who will sign and discuss his new book, "Vote for US: How to Take Back Our Elections and Change the Future of Voting"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Vote for US" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Professor Joshua A. Douglas, an expert on our electoral system, examines positive initiatives toward voting rights reform in this inspiring book about how regular Americans are working to take back their democracy, one community at a time. Free

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