The Common in the (Eternal) City

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 – 6:00pm9:00pm
Location: 
Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, NYU

Join The Common for postcard readings, cocktails/ aperitivos, music, and dancing inspired by a night in Italy!

Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute
New York University
20 Cooper Square
New York

General Admission opens at 7pm.

The VIP Reception begins at 6pm and includes a conversation with featured speaker, author, and filmmaker Antonio Monda, as well as a whiskey-tasting, and give-aways of special Italian books!

LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE. PURCHASE NOW.

WHILE I CAN’T ATTEND, I’D LIKE TO SUPPORT THE COMMON.

 

All proceeds benefit The Common Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit, and our mission to support authors and artists and publish place-based literature and art from around the world.

BENEFIT COMMITTEE

Debby Applegate, Harold Augenbraum, Mike Arauz, Quang Bao, Melissa Bilski, Sarah Funke Butler, Lauren Cerand, Alexander Chee, Ted Conover, Cindy Dickinson, Rachel Fershleiser, Esmond Harmsworth, Becky Kraemer, Diana Tejerina Miller, Paul Morris, Cullen Murphy, Rebecca O’Dunne, Emma Patterson, Niko Pfund, Jessica Noyes, Jill Schoolman, Liz Van Hoose, Bruce Tulgan, Joanna Yas, Najah Yasin, Renee Zuckerbrot

 

GRAZIE MILLE TO OUR SPONSORS

Wine graciously provided by Old Bridge Cellars. Beer lovingly provided by Brooklyn Brewery. Handcrafted spirits provided by Van Brunt Stillhouse.

To discuss premier sponsorship, please contact Jennifer Acker at [email protected]

 

The Common in the (Eternal) City

Related Posts

The Common Issue 21 launch party, May 6, 7 pm

The Common’s Issue 21 Launch Party

On May 6th at 7pm EDT, join The Common for the virtual launch of Issue 21! Contributors Aleksandar Hemon, Celeste Mohammed, Abdelaziz Errachidi, and translator Nariman Youssef will join us from all around the world for brief readings, followed by conversation about place, culture, and translation, hosted by the magazine’s editor in chief Jennifer Acker. This

LitFest video start screen

Readings from Amherst College LitFest 2021

This year's LitFest was held virtually, with authors, poets, and literature lovers joining from all around the world. Editor in Chief Jennifer Acker hosted two readings at LitFest: one with The Common's student interns, and one with Amherst College alumni authors. Both events were recorded and can be watched below.

hand writing a postcard

Author Postcard Auction 2020

It's that time of year again: bid for a personalized, handwritten postcard from your favorite author through The Common's seventh annual author postcard auction! The personalization of the postcards makes them fantastic gifts, just in time for the holidays.