Category: Social Bees

No Pants Subway Ride 2014

Looking to knock a few items off your bucket list this year? Here’s your chance to “be more daring,” “travel around NYC partially undressed” or “confuse the heck out of some afternoon commuters” by shedding your pants with a few thousand other New Yorkers this Sunday. Just remember to read the rules: no thongs and …

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The Interdependent Self: A Reading & Conversation with Ruth Ozeki & Gish Jen

Wednesday, January 8, 2014 7:00pm Asian American Writers’ Workshop 112 W 27th Street, 6th floor New York, NY 10001   How do you make sense of something that’s always shifting? Identity and self-definition are perpetually in flux — writer/reader, past/future, fiction/reality, linear/cyclical, maker/made are treated as dichotomies, but these writers illustrate that each is a …

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Sex, Love, and Scandal: A Reading & Conversation with Indira Ganesan, Shereen El Feki, & Timothy Liu

Days are short; nights are long and cold. We’re entering prime cozying-up season. (In other words: there’s a good reason so many babies are born in September.) Please join us for an evening of readings and talk about what really drives humankind and its literary documentarians: love, sex, and all their social repercussions. Warm your …

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Kaya Natin! (We Can Do This!): Filipino American Writers’ Bayanihan Benefit for Typhoon Survivors

Please join us for a community gathering, literary reading, and book sale in the spirit of Bayanihan, in support of typhoon survivors. Featuring readings and discussion with Jessica Hagedorn, Ninotchka Rosca, Sheila Coronel, Sarah Gambito, Joseph Legaspi, R.A. Villanueva, Gina Apostol and others. Hosted by Bino A. Realuyo and Nita Noveno. Books for sale donated by Junot …

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