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Pen, Paper, and Palate: Authors Who Write About Personalities

  • The Half King 505 West 23rd Street New York, NY, 10011 United States (map)

A hotbed of creativity and ideas, this engrossing literary salon welcomes professor, essayist, and author Ronald Rosbottom (When Paris Went Dark) as moderator, with biographers who have spent years researching and documenting the lives of some of the most important people of our time.


PANELISTS INCLUDE:
Mary V. Dearborn, Ernest Hemingway: A Biography
Michael Schulman, Her Again: Becoming Meryl Streep
Edward Sorel, Mary Astor’s Purple Diary: The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936
William Taubman, Gorbachev: His Life and Times
Victoria Wilson, A Life of Barbara Stanwyck
The evening will include a special menu, mingling, and book signings.

$10 general / $8 members
Free for Friend / Young Patron ($125) members and higher

Tickets online or at 866.811.4111.

Earlier Event: October 11
Dead Darlings
Later Event: October 6
New Yorker Festival: Bo Burnham