Events at Shakespeare & Co.

July 18

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Author Talk: The Stranger Among You with Kate Rice

Join us as we welcome Kate Rice, author of The Stranger Among You: How the Refugee Resettlement Movement Is Shattering Our Red And Blue Silos. In it, Kate, a former reporter and current refugee activist, explores how both conservative and liberal congregations have come together to support refugees. Far from how it's been portrayed as polarizing, Kate's own work with refugees and research across nine states shows there is passionate work uniting diverse religious populations.

July 23

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Author Talk: Cold War with Carole Fink

Join us as we dive into Cold War: An International History with Carole Fink. As she analyzes the decades-old conflict, she provides new insights and perspectives on key events with an emphasis on people, power, and ideas. Cold War goes beyond US-USSR relations to explore the Cold War from an international perspective, including developments in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

July 24

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Author Talk: Kerry Hannon with OperaNuts Founder Rachel Roth

Join us as we welcome Kerry Hannon, author of Never Too Old To Get Rich, and Rachel Roth, founder of OperaNuts for a fun evening! Featured in Kerry's book, OperaNuts has become a beloved pop-up on the Upper West Side - see how Rachel's story embodies the message of Kerry's book, Never Too Old To Get Rich: An Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting a Business Mid-Life.

July 25

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Author Talk: Off the Grid with Bob McCaw

Join us as we welcome Bob McCaw to Shakespeare & Co. to discuss his debut novel, Off the Grid. Set on Hawaii's largest island, this thriller follows Detective Koa Kane as he uncovers a global conspiracy around the double homicide of a mysterious couple. From the CIA to the Chinese government, Bob's thrilling debut novel is not to be missed!

August 1

7:00pm – 8:30pm

Amanda Lee Koe in conversation with Alexander Chee

Amanda Koe will talk about her dazzling debut novel, DELAYED RAYS OF A STAR, which follows the lives of three cinema legends-Marlene Dietrich, Anna May Wong, and Leni Riefenstahl.
Amanda Koe is fiction editor of Esquire Singapore, 2016 awardee of the PEN/Heim Translation Grant, and the youngest winner of the Singapore Literature Prize.
Alexander Chee is the bestselling author of THE QUEEN OF THE NIGHT, EDINBURGH and HOW TO WRITE AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOVEL.
RSVP: http://bit.ly/SCoKoe