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MAY
23

Polina Belkina in conversation with a Russian poet Igor Irtenyev (program in Russian)

Thu, May 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults author talks poetry russian

Kings Bay Library invites you to meet with a famous Russian poet Igor Irtenyev. Mr. Irtenyev is a member of PEN Russia. He is one of the best known and loved poets of contemporary Russia, the leading light in the school of “ironic poetry”. His...

Polina Belkina in conversation with a Russian poet Igor Irtenyev (program in Russian)

MAY
29

Author Talk: "The Bridge" with Graphic Novelist Peter Tomasi

Wed, May 29   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

Adults author talks brooklyn collection

Please join graphic novelist Peter Tomasi as he discusses his inspiring new work, The Bridge--the extraordinary story behind the construction of the iconic Brooklyn landmark. A "paean to collaboration," the novel foregrounds the relationship...

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Author Talk: "The Bridge" with Graphic Novelist Peter Tomasi

MAY
30

Green Series: A Green New Deal for New York City with Ashley Dawson

Thu, May 30   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Leonard, Auditorium

Adults author talks bpl presents environment green series

Co-presented with Verso Books, May's Green Series features Ashley Dawson, who discusses the Green New Deal in New York City.

The New York City Council recently passed the Climate Mobilization Act. A kind of Green New Deal for NYC,...

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Green Series: A Green New Deal for New York City with Ashley Dawson

JUN
2

Message from the Library with Sonia Sanchez

Sun, Jun 2   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library

Adults author talks bpl premier bpl presents

**Note to all patrons who registered for April 28 or June 2nd: Please be advised that due to unforeseen circumstances, Ms. Sanchez's Message from the Library talk has been canceled. 

Sonia Sanchez, renowned writer poet, professor...

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Message from the Library with Sonia Sanchez

JUN
8

Pushkin Society in America presents

Sat, Jun 8   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay, Meeting Room

Older Adults author talks russian

Пушкинское общество Америки приглашаем

В субботу 8 июня в 3 часа приглашаем на лекцию библиографа Анны Калии о творчестве А.С.Пушкина, посвященную 220-летию со дня рождения поэта. После лекции – мини пьеса Михаила Жинжерова на...

Pushkin Society in America presents

JUN
15

"Всего Лишь Жизнь"..... (In Russian)

Sat, Jun 15   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Highway, Meeting Room

Adults author talks music performance poetry

Theatrical performance of Irina Egorova, actress, poet, producer and a poet Ilia Liruzh.

"Всего Лишь Жизнь"..... (In Russian)

JUN
29

Stacks into Poetry: Writing Poems without Writing — A reading followed by workshop

Sat, Jun 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Adults artist talks author talks creative writing writing workshop

Erik Schurink, long-time member of the Writhing Society, will share poems he composes by stacking book titles, and speak of the poetic message in relation to time and personality of place. As a language artist, Schurink enjoys writing with...

Stacks into Poetry: Writing Poems without Writing — A reading followed by workshop

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