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Eat, Drink & Be Literary

Eat, Drink, & Be Literary
Eat, Drink, & Be Literary with Edward Albee
 
 

Eat, Drink & Be Literary brings major contemporary authors to BAMcafé for intimate readings and engaging discussions.

 
 
 
 
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A unique series for savvy writers, readers, and eaters, presented in partnership with the National Book Awards, Eat, Drink & Be Literary brings major contemporary authors to BAMcafé for intimate dinners, entertaining readings, and engaging discussions.

Evenings begin with a sumptuous buffet dinner served with select wines and accompanied by live music. Following dinner, authors read from and discuss their work, take questions from the audience, and sign books to conclude an evening of insight into the creative process and its results.

Past authors have included E.L Doctorow, Francine Prose, Chinua Achebe, Jonathan Safran Foer, Joyce Carol Oates, Walter Mosley, Jonathan Lethem, Russell Banks, Nicole Krauss, Wallace Shawn, Jhumpa Lahiri, and many others.


 
PAST EVENTS
Programs
Eat, Drink & Be Literary 2013
 

This popular literary series brings some of today’s most compelling authors to BAM.

Jan 23—Jun 3, 2013
 
 
Programs
Eat, Drink & Be Literary 2012
 
Authors come to BAM for intimate dinners, lively readings, and engaging discussions.
Feb 2—Jun 21, 2012
 
 
Programs
Eat, Drink & Be Literary 2011
 

A unique series for sophisticated writers, readers, and eaters.

Jan 27—May 12, 2011