Authors of “How to Be a Muslim” & “Another Brooklyn”—and More—at the Bookstore in June


The NYU Bookstore will host authors Haroon Moghul (“How to Be a Muslim: An American Story,” June 6) and Jacqueline Woodson (“Another Brooklyn,” June 20), and others.

The NYU Bookstore

The New York University Bookstore will host authors Haroon Moghul (“How to Be a Muslim: An American Story,” June 6) and Jacqueline Woodson (“Another Brooklyn,” June 20), and others, at its 726 Broadway location (between Astor Place and Washington Place).

Events are free and open to the public. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. For more information, call 212.998.4667 or go to www.bookstores.nyu.edu. Subways: R, W (8th Street); 6 (Astor Place).

Tuesday, June 6, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Book Launch: Haroon Moghul’s “How to Be a Muslim: An American Story” (Beacon Press, 2017)

Wednesday, June 7, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
“Lambda Fiction Reading”
Joe Okonkwo’s novel “Jazz Moon” (Kensington Books, 2016) won the Publishing Triangle's 2016 Edmund White Award for Debut Fiction and is a finalist for the 2016 Lambda Literary Award for Best Gay Fiction. Jonathan Corcoran is the author of the debut story collection “The Rope Swing” (Vandalia Press, 2016), a finalist for the 2016 Lambda Literary Award.

Tuesday, June 13, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
“Remembering the Holocaust: A Reading”
The evening will feature Viktor Ripp, author “Hell’s Traces: One Murder, Two Families, Thirty-Five Holocaust Memorials” (FSG, 2017), and Noah Lederman, author of “A World Erased: A Grandson’s Search for His Family's Holocaust Secrets” (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2017).

Thursday, June 15, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Conjunctions: 68 “Inside Out: Architectures of Experience”
The event will mark the launch of the latest edition of this literary journal, with readings by contributors Elaine Equi, Karen Heuler, Andrew Mossin, and Matt Reeck.

Tuesday, June 20, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Reading of “Another Brooklyn”
Jacqueline Woodson, author of “Another Brooklyn” (Amistad imprint, Harper Collins), will read from her novel, a 2016 National Book Award Finalist. 
 

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