Bloggin’ Beattie: A Review of Ann Beattie’s “Janus”

By | 2017-04-11T21:21:46+00:00 August 25th, 2015|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Ann Beattie's intimate, observational prose made her a unique voice for the baby boomers of the 1970's and 80's. Her narratives often explore the subtle struggle of her main characters – how they reconcile their bleak home lives with their complex, sometimes paradoxical personal beliefs, desires, and fantasies. "Janus," published in 1985, is Beattie at her best. [...]

Granta’s Dead Interviews Resurrect Your Favorite Legendary Icons

By | 2017-04-11T21:21:47+00:00 March 30th, 2015|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Feel that chill in your bones? It's because the dead are starting to rise in time for our April 17th event. Check out which famous actors are bringing them to life...

One Billion Rising: Robert Redford on why he is joining Eve Ensler’s campaign

By | 2017-04-11T21:21:47+00:00 February 13th, 2015|Categories: Events|Tags: , , |

One Billion Rising: Robert Redford on why he is joining Eve Ensler's campaign Actor and activist Robert Redford explains why he's joining Eve Ensler's One Billion Rising campaign, which aims to encourage people around the world to take action to end violence against women and girls. The campaign has named its 'deadline for justice' [...]

One Billion Rising: Rosario Dawson on why she is joining Eve Ensler

By | 2017-04-11T21:21:48+00:00 February 11th, 2015|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , |

Learn why Rosario Dawson has joined One Billion Rising as well as which of our actors will be supporting the cause at our Stories. Bourbon. Music & Macaroons event in February.