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October 2019

Reading & Signing: Renée Watson & Ellen Hagan’s “WATCH US RISE” at Word Up

October 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Reading, conversation, & signing for the co-written young adult novel. Jasmine & Chelsea, sick of the way women are treated even at their progressive NYC high school, decide to start a…

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Free

Concussion Comedy Stand-up at Le Chéile

October 17 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Le Cheile Bar/Restaurant, 839 West 181st (@ Cabrini Blvd)
New York, NY United States

The hottest comedians at this month’s free show: Raanan Hershberg (StandUp NBC Finalist), Liz Miele (“This Week at the Comedy Cellar”), Jeffrey Emerson (The Comedy Store) Greg and Rob…

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Hebe Uhart’s “The Scent of Buenos Aires”: A conversation with translator Maureen Shaughnessy & Eva Gasteazoro at Word Up

October 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Word Up Community Bookshop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave at 165th St.
New York, NY 10032 United States

Considered one of the greatest contemporary Argentine writers, Uhart won the Manuel Rojas Iberian-American Award for literature in 2017. This is her first collection published in English & Shaughnessy’s translation perfectly captures Uhart’s extraordinary world, dappled with iridescent ivy & the small epiphanies…

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Free

Halloween at RING: Ghost Stories and S’mores at the RING Garden

October 26 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
RING Garden, Dyckman Street & Broadway
New York, NY 10034 United States

Join us for seasonal and spooky fun at RING. Sweet treats, kid-rated-scary stories, and pumpkin decorating…

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Dyckman Farmhouse Hosts Community Conversation at Inwood Public Library

October 26 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Inwood Public Library, 4790 Broadway (Between Dyckman St & Academy St)
New York, 10034 United States

A community panel on the project DyckmanDISCOVERED will illuminate the narrative of enslaved & freed peoples who lived & worked on the farm and throughout what is now…

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November 2019

$10

Open Mic Night at Word Up, Hosted by Jason Rosario

November 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 6, 2019

Word Up Community Bookshop, 2113 Amsterdam Ave at 165th St.
New York, NY 10032 United States

Writers, performers, musicians, orators, dancers, artists of all kinds! Join us for the monthly Washington Heights Music Festival &…

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