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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

Ann Lemons Pollack

Tue., Dec. 4, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes St. Louis food writer Ann Lemons Pollack, who will sign and discuss her new book, "Lost Restaurants of St. Louis," at this official launch event! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Lost Restaurants of St. Louis" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. St. Louis is a food town, and there are many restaurants that have captured the heart of the city. Author Ann Lemons Pollack details these restaurants lost to time in the Gateway City. Free

http://www.left-bank.com/event/ann-lemons-pollack
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
Ann Lemons Pollack

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

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

Clayton Adam Clark and Aaron Coleman

Mon., March 18, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
editor@riverstyx.org
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@ Rooster, 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 March readers are Clayton Adam Clark and Aaron Coleman! $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
Clayton Adam Clark and Aaron Coleman

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

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

Faculty Book Talk: D.B. Dowd

Tue., Dec. 4, 4:30-6 p.m.

@ Washington University, Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
As part of the University Libraries Faculty Book Talk series, Douglas B. Dowd, professor of art and American culture studies at Washington University and faculty director of the D.B. Dowd Modern Graphic History Library (DMGHL), will discuss his book "Stick Figures: Drawing as a Human Practice". In the book, Dowd examines the ancient practice of drawing and proposes that it can serve as a tool for learning and communication for everyone. A rich exploration of the artifacts of drawing—mainly illustrations and cartoons—the book features 100 images, including works from the collections at the DMGHL. A reception will follow the discussion free

https://library.wustl.edu/event/faculty-book-talk-d-b-dowd/?rd=20181204
Washington University (map)
Forsyth & Skinker boulevards
University City
phone 314-935-5000
Faculty Book Talk: D.B. Dowd

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

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

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

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

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

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
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