Book Launch: The Night Burns Bright by Ross Barkan, with Adam Wilson and Jessi Jezewska Stevens

Book Launch: The Night Burns Bright by Ross Barkan, with Adam Wilson and Jessi Jezewska Stevens

This event will be IN-PERSON! Please note that all attendees must wear a mask. RSVP here.


About the Event.

Three writers read from their new novels which explore, in various and arresting forms, precarity and disorienting change in 21st century New York.

About the Event.

Ross Barkan is the author of three books, including The Night Burns Bright. His work has appeared in the New York TimesNew York Magazine, the Atlantic, the Nation, and many others. Twice the recipient of the New York Press Club’s award for distinguished newspaper commentary, he now teaches journalism at NYU and St. Joseph’s College. He is from New York City.

 

 

 

Adam Wilson is the author of three books including, most recently, the novel Sensation Machines. A National Jewish Book Award Finalist, and a recipient of the Paris Review’s Terry Southern Prize for Humor, his work has appeared in Harper’sTin House, the Paris Review, and the Best American Short Stories, among many other publications. Wilson regularly teaches in the graduate writing  program at Columbia University. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and their two sons.

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Jessi Jezewska Stevens is the author of the novels The Exhibition of Persephone Q, named a New York Times Editors’ choice, and The Visitors, which will be released on June 7, 2022. Her stories and essays have appeared in the New York TimesForeign Policy, the New Yorker online, the Nation, the Paris ReviewTin House, and elsewhere. She currently teaches fiction at Columbia University.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Event date: 
Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
28 Adams Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201-1100
The Night Burns Bright By Ross Barkan Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781542037150
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Published: Lake Union Publishing - February 1st, 2022

Sensation Machines By Adam Wilson Cover Image
$17.00
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ISBN: 9781641292863
Published: Soho Press - September 7th, 2021

The Visitors By Jessi Jezewska Stevens Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781913505288
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Published: And Other Stories - June 7th, 2022