Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
58 W 10th St
New York, NY 10003
Co-sponsored with the Women’s National Book Association Moderated by WNBA board member Harriet Shenkman.
• Gayle Forman, am award-winning journalist and author whose many bestselling young adult novels include the New York Times bestsellers I was Here, Just One Day, and If I Stay, which was turned into a major motion picture. Most recently she has written her first adult novel, Leave Me.
• Molly Jong-Fast, the author of three book, the most recent of which is The Social Climber’s Handbook and has contributed to the New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar and many other newspapers and magazines.
• Betsy Lerner, an agent with Dunow, Carlson & Lerner Literary Agency, and the author of The Forest for the Trees: An Editor’s Advice for Writers, Food and Loathing, and The Bridge Ladies.
• Nadja Spiegelman, the author of I’m Supposed to Protect you from All This, and co-editor of Resist!, a tabloid newspaper of political comics and graphics by mostly female artists.
If you would like to attend this event, please complete registration.
639 W 46th St between 11th and 12th Avenues
New York, NY 10036
The MoCCA Arts Festival is a 2-day multimedia event, Manhattan’s largest independent comics, cartoon and animation festival, drawing over 7,000 attendees each year. With 400 exhibiting artists displaying their work, award-winning honorees speaking about their careers and artistic processes and other featured artists conducting workshops, lectures and film screenings, our Festival mission accelerates the advancement of the Society’s broader mission to serve as Manhattan’s singular cultural institution promoting all genres of illustration through exhibitions, programs and art education.
Admission is $5 per day. Tickets are sold at the door. Children under 10 are free.
Monday, April 3 at 7 pm
450 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024
A discussion with Meredith Maran, author of The New Old Me: My Late-Life Reinvention, and Benilde Little, author of Welcome to My Breakdown.
Admission is free. Click here to reserve a copy of Maran’s or Little’s books.