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IN-PERSON - Michael Kazin | What It Took to Win: A History of the Democratic Party

Tue, March 8, 2022 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: $15.00

TICKETS ON SALE JANUARY12, 2022 AT 10:00AM Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Endowed Lecture Michael Kazin’s many critically acclaimed books include  War Against War: The American Fight for Peace, 1914–1918 , selected as an editor's choice by  The New York Times Book…

IN-PERSON - Elie Mystal | Allow Me to Retort: A Black Guy’s Guide to the Constitution

Tue, March 15, 2022 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

REGISTER The Nation ’s legal analyst and justice correspondent, Elie Mystal is an Alfred Knobler fellow at the Type Media Center and is the legal editor of  More Perfect , Radiolab’s podcast about the U.S. Supreme Court. A Harvard Law School graduate and former…

VIRTUAL - Donna Leon | Give Unto Others

Mon, March 21, 2022 12:00 P.M.

Cost: $5.00 or $31.00-Book with ticket and signed book plate

TICKETS ON SALE JANUARY 12, 2022 AT 10:00AM Donna Leon is the author of the internationally bestselling Commissario Guido Brunetti mystery novels, the “endlessly enjoyable” long-established series of books that combines “deep thoughts about justice and vengeance and…

IN-PERSON - Amor Towles | The Lincoln Highway

Mon, April 4, 2022 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: $15 ticket or $35 book with ticket

AUDITORIUM TICKETS SOLD OUT! IN-LIBRARY SIMULCAST TICKETS  AVAILABLE Pine Tree Foundation Endowed Lecture The bestselling author of  A Gentleman in Moscow  and  Rules of Civility  and master of absorbing, sophisticated fiction returns with a stylish and propulsive novel…

IN-PERSON - Michelle Zauner | Crying in H Mart

Wed, April 6, 2022 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: $21.00 book with ticket auditorium; $18 book with ticket in-library simulcast

TICKETS ON SALE JANUARY 12, 2022 at 10:00AM The lead vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist of the indie rock outfit Japanese Breakfast, Michelle Zauner has garnered wide acclaim for her shoegaze-inspired pop earworms. These works include  Psychopomp ,  Soft Sounds from Another…

IN-PERSON Frans de Waal | Different: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist

Thu, April 14, 2022 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: $15.00 Auditorium, $7.00 In-Library Simulcast

TICKETS ON SALE JANUARY 12, 2022 AT 10:00AM “A pioneer in primate studies” ( The Wall Street Journal ), Dr. Frans de Waal is the author of  The Bonobo and the Atheist , an exploration of the biological roots of human morality found in primate social interaction. His other…