Events at Shakespeare & Co.

February 19

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

February 20

6:30pm – 8:00pm

A Conversation with Philip K. Howard

Philip K. Howard, a lawyer and civic leader, is the founder of Common Good, a nonprofit that advocates for simplifying government. In his new book, TRY COMMON SENSE: replacing the failed ideologies of right and left, he proposes a blueprint to replace the failed philosophy of modern American government, and a vision for a practical society ruled by law that nonetheless allows for the flexibility of a truly responsive and responsible government.

February 21

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Rock Needs River: A Memoir about an Open Adoption

Rock Needs River is "An expressive and love-filled tale of adoption and of befriending the biological parents of the adopted child" (Kirkus), and "everything parenting is-hopeful, devastating, emotional, all-consuming, life-changing, and, at its best, capable of conjuring unfathomable bursts of joy." (Jerry Mahoney).
Vanessa McGrady is is a former radio and newspaper journalist, waitress, playwright, actor, bartender, and corporate communications and social media strategist.

February 26

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Book Talk: CBS News Analyst Jill Schlesinger

Would you like to learn how to better manage your money? CBS News analyst Jill Schlesinger will talk about The Dumb Things Smart People Do With Their Money: Thirteen Ways to Right Your Financial Wrongs. Ms Schlesinger is an award-winning business analyst for CBS News, a guest on NPR's Here and Now, and a Certified Financial Planner. She hosts the Better Off podcast and the radio show Jill on Money.
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February 27

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Victoria Johnson and Elizabeth Barlow Rogers

Join Hunter Professor Victoria Johnson and conservationist Elizabeth Barlow Rogers for a conversation celebrating NYC's love story with its parks and botanical gardens.

Victoria Johnson is the author of American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic, a Finalist for the 2018 National Book Award for Nonfiction. Elizabeth Barlow Rogers is th author of Saving Central Park.

March 5

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

March 12

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

March 19

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

March 26

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

April 2

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

April 9

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
Fee: $50/session, $375 for 8 sessions.

April 16

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Creative Writing Workshop

Finding Your Story: The Power of Personal Narrative with Judith Hannan
Write stories, fiction or poetry based on personal memories. Writing exercises, prompts and workshopping with positive feedback. All genres welcome. All levels from beginners to middle advanced.
The result will be an anthology printed on Shakespeare & Co.'s Espresso Book Machine.
Judith Hannan is a memoirist, essayist and writing teacher.
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