Pages Bookshop presents Kiese Laymon and Rae Paris
This event will be a mixture of reading and interactive Q&A.
It is free and open to the public. Both authors' books will be for sale before and after this event.
19560 Grand River Ave.
Detroit, MI 48223
Harvard Book Store welcomes acclaimed writer and University of Mississippi professor KIESE LAYMON—author of How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America—for a discussion of his celebrated memoir, Heavy, winner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction.
Event info: http://www.harvard.com/event/kiese_laymon/
Kiese Laymon: HEAVY w/ André Holland at St. Ann's Church
St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church
157 Montague Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore Bookstore Event: Kiese Laymon, "Heavy"
413 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457
Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Northshire Bookstore presents: Kiese Laymon
Heavy: An American Memoir
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Join us on Friday, March 8th at 7:00 p.m.as Kiese Laymon talks about his new book, Heavy: An American Memoir, a wrenching and provocative memoir about weight, abuse, and race, written with the charged intellect of Ta-Nehisi Coates and the piercing candor of Roxane Gay.
Event info: https://www.northshire.com/event/kiese-laymon
Upstairs at Murray's: Kiese Laymon - "HEAVY: An American Memoir"
Tivoli, NY 12583
A Fundraiser for Tivoli Free Library
Tickets $17 - Includes one paperback copy of HEAVY: An American Memoir
In this powerful, provocative, and universally lauded memoir—winner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for literature—genre-bending essayist and novelist Kiese Laymon “provocatively meditates on his trauma growing up as a black man, and in turn crafts an essential polemic against American moral rot” (Entertainment Weekly). Named a Best Book of 2018 by the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, NPR, Broadly, Buzzfeed (Nonfiction), The Undefeated, Library Journal (Biography/Memoirs), The Washington Post (Nonfiction), Southern Living (Southern), Entertainment Weekly, and The New York Times Critics.