Flashback of the Week: Sci-Fi Writers Workshop
|Credit: Angelito Jusay.|
Foreshadowing for the Week of August 11
10:30am: Storytime with Cali Co Cat
"Tails," "meowsic," arts and crafts, and more!
12:30pm: HSBC Sustainability: The Business of Doing Business. L.J. Rittenhouse -Investing Between the Lines. Judy Robinett - How to Be a Power Connector
L. J. Rittenhouse, Trust Expert, Financial Strategist and President of Rittenhouse Rankings Inc. - A CEO Strategic and Investor Relations Company: Investing Between the Lines: How to Make Smarter Decisions By Decoding CEO Communications
Judy Robinett, Business “Thought Leader,” Super Connector, “Woman With the Titanium Digital Rolodex”How to Be a Power Connector: The 5+50+100 Rule for Turning Your Business Network into Profits
In case of rain, events are held under a tent at the Reading Room. In case of severe weather, please check bryantpark.org for the indoor location.
7pm: Word For Word Poetry in partnership with McSweeney's
Matthea Harvey, Carl Adamshack, Dan Chelotti, and Victoria Chang read original works. Produced in partnership with McSweeneys.
12:30pm: Word for Word Author presents Batman's 75th Anniversary Celebration
- A 75th Anniversary celebration of Batman and the impact of this superhero on our culture by the very writers who bring him to life. Scott Snyder, author of Batman, American Vampire, Superman Unchained, speaks with host John Cunningham, VP Marketing, DC Entertainment.
- The first person to say "Batman" to the Reading Room Coordinator at the event will win a free copy of the book.
- 7pm: Word for Word Non-Fiction presents Chris DeRose, The Presidents' War: Six American Presidents and the Civil War that Divided Them
Tania del Rio, Diary of a Girl Next Door: Betty. Produced in partnership with Penguin Random House, LLC, and Archie Comics.