Events at Shakespeare & Co.

August 22

4:00pm – 4:30pm

Kids Corner: Storytelling

Storytelling is back at Shakespeare & Co every Tuesday afternoon at 4 pm. Bring your kids and discover or rediscover the wonderful world of children's literature

September 5

6:30pm – 7:30pm

Shakespeare & Co Book Club featuring The New York Review Books

There will be no book club in September because of "student rush".
See you the first Tuesday in October!

September 19

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Book Launch: Helen Epstein

Meet the author of ANOTHER FINE MESS: AMERICA, UGANDA AND THE WAR ON TERROR, a "sizzling indictment of Uganda's current strongman and of the American policy in Africa that supports his corrupt regime with generous foreign aid." - Kirkus Review

Helen Epstein is Visiting Professor of Global Public Health and Human Rights at Bard College. She has worked for more than 20 years as a public health consultant for the World Bank, UNICEF and Human Rights Watch.
Q&A and book signing to follow.

September 21

6:30pm – 8:00pm

EXPERIENCES OF ART: A Talk by Hilda Werschkul

Experiences of Art: Reflections on Masterpieces explores themes in the history of art through the insights of students. It is the creative brainchild of an experiment in online learning at Parsons School of Design - The New School University in New York.
Hilda Werschkul teaches Art History at the School of Visual Arts.
Book signing to follow
SVA students: get your copy tax free at S&Co.

September 27

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Author's Reading: Richard Stein

Celebrity Hairdresser/Author RICHARD STEIN will read from his new book, KINKY ROOTS, a kaleidoscopic memoir that examines the life that makes a hairdresser clip! Documenting a teenage, larger-than-life career in style and beauty during London's Swinging 60's.
Richard Stein is the author of two other books and of a sold-out one man show, CUT And PASTE, at La Mama.

KINKY ROOTS is printed on the Espresso Book Machine.

October 2

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Readings by Shakespeare & Co's Writing Workshop students

Join the budding writers of Shakespeare & Co's Writing Workshops as they read excerpts from their work>

October 3

6:30pm – 7:30pm

The Shakespeare & Co Book Club

The Shakespeare & Co Book Club featuring The New York Review of Books

October 4

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Suspense novels: a conversation with three authors

Three bestselling authors talk about their new suspense novels, the creative process and what it is that makes them explore the dark recesses of the human soul.
With Kate Moretti ((THE BLACKBIRD SEASON), Diane Saxton (PEREGRINE ISLAND)and Wendy Walker (EMMA IN THE NIGHT). An event not to be missed.
Q&A and book signing to follow.
RSVP appreciated at