October 28, 2013
Join Norah O’Donnell as she talks with Debora Spar, author of the novel Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection. @ Union Square Barnes and Noble, 33 East 17th Street, 7:00 p.m.
October 29, 2013
Acclaimed chef Ivan Orkin is a contemporary ramen master, the man behind Tokyo’s top ramen shop, Ivan Ramen. Orkin is a New York born chef whose passion for ramen has taken around the globe and lead him to perfect his technique. Now he shares his love and knowledge of ramen in a new book. This is a night not to be missed for foodies, and it comes just in time for the opening of Orkin New York City restaurant this November. @ The Strand Bookstore in the Rare Book Room, 828 Broadway at 12th Street, 7:00 p.m.
October 30, 2013
Corey Feldman’s career has transversed a wide swath of Hollywood history, from his days as a child star and his rise to fame in the ‘80s and ‘90s to his continuing artistic output today. Feldman has seen Hollywood from the inside for the last three decades, and in Coreyography he presents a frank and fascinating look at his life: early work with Corey Haim, River Phoenix, Wil Wheaton, his highly publicized friendship with Michael Jackson, his struggles with addiction and recovery. Come and hear Corey Feldman share his remarkable story in person. @ The Strand Bookstore in the Rare Book Room, 828 Broadway at 12th Street, 7:00 p.m.
November 1, 2013
Join Chris Hadfield as he discusses his book An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth: What Going to Space Taught Me About Ingenuity, Determination and Being Prepared for Anything. @ Union Square Barnes and Noble, 33 East 17th Street, 7:00 p.m.
Since its founding in 1994 the Gramercy Tavern restaurant has been a staple of the New York culinary scene. Danny Meyer, Michael Anthony and coauthor Dorothy Kalins, will chat about the iconic restaurant and its signature food. @ The Strand Bookstore in the Rare Book Room, 828 Broadway at 12th Street, 7:00 p.m.