Join us for a reading with Mary Norris presenting her memoir Greek To Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen. Best-selling New York Times author and renowned New Yorker copyeditor—the Comma Queen herself—Mary Norris is again delighting readers with her wit, knowledge, and exploration of language in Greek To Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen. In this […]
2019-07-16 7 p.m.2019-07-16 8:30 p.m.America/New_YorkMary Norris40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212Alphabet City
Join us for reading with Helon Habila presenting his newly released novel, Travelers, a “startlingly imaginative” exploration of the African diaspora in Europe. In Travelers, internationally acclaimed writer Helon Habila delivers a beautifully sculpted work of fiction that examines the lives of “travelers”—self-willed exiles and refugees alike. Accompanying his wife on a prestigious arts fellowship in Berlin, a […]
2019-07-29 7 p.m.2019-07-29 8:30 p.m.America/New_YorkHelon Habila40 W. North Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15212Alphabet City
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