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Little Libraries

There are 19 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

2245 Richmond Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314
200 Clarke Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
430 Amboy Road, Staten Island, NY 10307
2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314
2800 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10314
2550 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314
299B New Dorp Lane, Staten Island, NY 10306
309 New Dorp Lane, Staten Island, NY 10306
56 Giffords Lane, Staten Island, NY 10308
1617 Richmond Road, Staten Island, NY 10304
Comic Book Jones (3.0 miles)
2220 Forest Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10303
1 Campus Road, Staten Island, NY 10301
100 Cooke Avenue, Carteret, NJ 07008
75 Bennett Street, Staten Island, NY 10302
976 Castleton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10310
830 Huguenot Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312
300 Howard Avenue (Kelleher Center, 1st Floor), Staten Island, NY 10301
21-25 Robin Road, Staten Island, NY 10305
16 West 4th Street, Bayonne, NJ 07002
132 Canal St., Staten Island, NY 10304
391 Van Duzer Street, Staten Island, NY 10304
102-110 3rd Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07206
208 Bay Street, Staten Island, NY 10301
5 Central Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10301
156 Stuyvesant Place, Staten Island, NY 10301

Local events

Apr
29
Hazlet Library Book Sale
Monmouth County Library - Hazlet, Saturday, April 29 at 10am
Here's your chance to stock up on gently used paperback and hardcover books for adults and children at bargain prices! Once again, you can take advantage of our "early bird special" by paying a $5 admission fee to enter at 8:00 AM and beat the crowd. (added from Eventkeeper)
Apr
29
Nathaniel Frank, Awakening: How Gays and Lesbians Brought Marriage Equality to America
Rainbow Book Fair, Saturday, April 29 at 3pm
Nathaniel Frank, Awakening: How Gays and Lesbians Brought Marriage Equality to America

Speaking and signing, Rainbow Book Fair (added from Harvard University Press)
May
3
Matthew Karp, This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policy
Matthew Karp, This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policy

Panelist, “Trump and the Left: The First 100 Days,” Tamiment Library at New York University (sponsored by the Frederic Ewen Academic Freedom Center) (added from Harvard University Press)
May
3
"Hank Greenberg in 1938" with Ron Kaplan
Bergino Baseball Clubhouse, Wednesday, May 3 at 7pm
Hank Greenberg was coming off a stellar season where he hit 40 home runs and had 184 RBIs. Even with his success at the plate, neither Greenberg nor the rest of the world could have expected what was about to happen in 1938.

From his first day in the big leagues, the New York-born Greenberg had dealt with persecution for being Jewish. From a teammate asking where his horns were to the verbal abuse from bigoted fans and the media, the 6’3” slugger always did his best to shut the noise out and concentrate on baseball. But in 1938, that would be more difficult than he could have ever imagined.

While Greenberg was battling at the plate, his people overseas were dealing with a battle for their lives. Adolf Hitler, who had been chancellor of Germany since 1933, had taken direct control of the country’s military in February 1938. He then began his methodic takeover of all neighboring countries, spreading Nazism and the early stages of World War II and the Holocaust.

“Hank Greenberg in 1938” chronicles the events of that year, both on the baseball diamond and the streets of Europe. As Greenberg’s bat had him on course for Babe Ruth’s home run record, Hitler’s “Final Solution” was beginning to take shape. Jews across the US looked to Greenberg as a symbol of hope. Though normally hesitant to speak about the anti-Semitism he dealt with, the slugger still knew the role he was playing, saying “I came to feel that if I, as a Jew, hit a home run, I was hitting one against Hitler.”

Join Ron Kaplan for our intimate Clubhouse conversation on Wednesday, May 3.

RSVP required to attend.

Ron Kaplan is an award-winning journalist and blogger. He writes about baseball literature and pop culture at “Ron Kaplan’s Baseball Bookshelf,” and is the author of three books including “501 Baseball Books Fans Must Read Before They Die.” His work has appeared in such outlets as “Baseball America,” “Irish America,” and “American Book Review,” among other national and international publications. (Clubhouse)
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May
11
Branko Milanovic, Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalization
Branko Milanovic, Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalization

In conversation with Paul Krugman and Janet Gornick, The Graduate Center, City University of New York (added from Harvard University Press)
May
12
Hua Hsu, A Floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific
Museum of Chinese in America, Friday, May 12 at 8:30pm
Hua Hsu, A floating Chinaman: Fantasy and Failure across the Pacific

Reading, discussion, and signing, Museum of Chinese in America (added from Harvard University Press)
May
31
BookExpo
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Wednesday, May 31 at unknown time
IPG will be attending BookExpo 2017 in New York, NY from May 31 - June 2, 2017.
Content is being consumed in more dynamic ways than ever before and new methods must be used to engage readers. BookExpo is evolving to lead the global publishing industry to its consumer driven future and celebrate storytelling in all its forms. It’s the place where industry, authors and readers converge to define the new publishing universe.
BookExpo provides a focused professional environment to discover emerging authors and the next blockbuster titles, engage with the world’s most influential publishers and learn from industry leaders and peers.
BookExpo culminates with BookCon, our two day Fan event where storytelling and pop culture collide.
To learn more about the event, visit http://www.bookexpoamerica.com (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Jun
2
Beth Simone Noveck, Smart Citizens, Smarter State: The Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing
Beth Simone Noveck, Smart citizens, smarter state: The Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing

Participating in the conference “FOIA@50,” Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma, Columbia Journalism School (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
3
BookCon
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Saturday, June 3 at unknown time
IPG will be attending BookCon 2017 in New York, NY from June 3 - 4, 2017.
BookCon is the event where storytelling and pop culture collide. Experience the origin of the story in all its forms by interacting with the authors, publishers, celebrities and creators of content that influence everything we read, hear and see. BookCon is an immersive experience that features interactive, forward thinking content including Q&As with the hottest talent, autographing sessions, storytelling podcasts, special screenings, literary quiz shows and so much more. BookCon is the ultimate celebration of books, where your favorite stories come to life.
To learn more about the event, visit http://www.thebookcon.com (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Jun
9
Beth Simone Noveck, Smart Citizens, Smarter State: The Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing
NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, Friday, June 9 at unknown time
Beth Simone Noveck, Smart citizens, smarter state: The Technologies of Expertise and the Future of Governing

Participating in the Personal Democracy Forum (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
15
Allyson Hobbs, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life
powerHouse Arena, Thursday, June 15 at 9pm
Allyson Hobbs, A chosen exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Speaking and signing, The Powerhouse Arena (added from Harvard University Press)
Aug
20
New York Now: Future Market
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Sunday, August 20 at unknown time
IPG's Special Sales department will be attending New York Now: Future Market in New York, NY on August 20 - 23, 2017.
For more information on this event, visit http://www.nynow.com (added from Independent Publishers Group)
Nov
3
Elizabeth Hinton, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America
Elizabeth Hinton, From the war on poverty to the war on crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America

Panel discussion, “The War on Poverty at 50,” Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library (added from Harvard University Press)
Nov
9
Jack Hamilton, Just around Midnight: Rock and Roll and the Racial Imagination
Book Culture on Columbus, Thursday, November 9 at 7pm
Jack Hamilton, Just around Midnight: Rock and Roll and the Racial Imagination

Speaking and signing, Book Culture (Columbus Ave.) (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
9
Samuel J. Redman, Bone Rooms: From Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in Museums
New York Public Library - Mid-Manhattan Library, Friday, March 9, 2018 at 6:30pm
Samuel J. Redman, Bone rooms: From Scientific Racism to Human Prehistory in Museums

Speaking and signing, New York Public Library (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
14
Paulo Lemos Horta, Marvellous Thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights
New York Public Library - Mid-Manhattan Library, Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 6:30pm
Paulo Lemos Horta, Marvellous thieves: Secret Authors of the Arabian Nights

Illustrated lecture and signing, New York Public Library (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
22
Michael Warner, The Trouble with Normal: Sex, Politics, and the Ethics of Queer Life
Michael Warner, The trouble with normal: Sex, Politics, and the Ethics of Queer Life

In conversation with Katherine Franke and Hugh Ryan at “Beyond Marriage, Beyond Equality,” a New York Public Library event (added from Harvard University Press)
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