Ada Calhoun Appearances & Tours

Upcoming Appearances

St. Marks Is Dead Book Tour

Fall 2015-Spring 2016

June 28, 2018
April 14, 2017

NYC: Secrets of the East Village: Spring KGB Red Room literary salon with Tony Perrottet.

February 16, 2017

The Tompkins Square Library and LES Oral History Project host a reading, Q&A, and paperback signing of ST. MARKS IS DEAD.

November 10, 2016

Refreshments by the great chef and writer George Weld of Egg. Invite here.

June 30, 2016

Summer Writers’ Conference at Rutgers – Non-Fiction Workshop and Reading. The reading is free and open to the public. It’s with poet Tom Sleigh, at the Fine Arts Complex at 314 Linden Street, 1pm. Details here.

May 25, 2016

How I Learned” Series at Union Hall in Brooklyn

May 20, 2016

ASJA Panel at the Roosevelt Hotel

May 18, 2016

Cleaning Up New York / The Little Bookroom event at Rizzoli Bookstore

May 12, 2016

Exit9 on Avenue A Reading + Wine.

April 2, 2016
March 16, 2016

MIXER Reading at Cake Shop, 152 Ludlow St.

March 10, 2016

CITYTerm Author Visit

March 8, 2016

CUNY Panel - With Margo Jefferson, DT Max, and Daniel Menaker, for the Conference of Biography of Biography at The Leon Levy Center for Biography at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

March 5, 2016

PEN America Private Benefit Dinner. Details here.

February 29, 2016

Reason TV interview about bohemianism, with some great B-roll.

February 25, 2016

Philadelphia - "Real Arts at Penn Presents: Ada Calhoun," University of Pennsylvania Arts Café. Hosted by Anthony DeCurtis.

February 10, 2016

Reading at the Judson Memorial Church series Dead Darlings.

February 4, 2016

Reading with Alisa Solomon at Prose Pros at the Sidewalk Cafe.

January 27, 2016

Museum of the City of New York Talk, with Luc Sante. Buy tickets here.

January 25, 2016

Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation and Merchant's House Museum host an Illustrated St. Marks Is Dead Book Talk at Theatre 80, 80 St. Marks Place.

January 14, 2016

Reading and discussion at Grace Church, 802 Broadway.

December 20, 2015

New York, NY - Reading and discussion at St. Mark's Church-in-the-Bowery. Hear about centuries of church scandals!

December 17, 2015

New York, NY - "Illustrated Talk" at the New York Public Library's Mid-Manhattan branch. See the NYPL FLYER for details. Event page here.

December 11, 2015

Seattle, WA - Reading at The Elliott Bay Company in Seattle. Written up by The Stranger and The Seattle Times, which calls the book "the lively history of a three-block area in lower Manhattan where celebrities, public figures and social movements have converged... [Calhoun] has an eye for intriguing — often titillating and little known — tidbits about St. Marks characters."

December 10, 2015

New York, NY - Reading at The Inspired Word's NYC Writers Event at Parkside Lounge.

December 8, 2015

New York, NY - Book event at Little Missionary Day Nursery on St. Marks Place.

December 7, 2015

New York, NY - Reading at the Miss Manhattan Reading Series at Niagara Bar on Ave A and 7th Street.

December 5, 2015

Nyack, NY - Reading—and St. Marks Is Dead mini-concert!—at Kiam Records. Videos and photos here.

December 3, 2015

New York, NY - Neighborhood Preservation Center reading, discussion, and signing.

December 1, 2015

December 1, 2015, 7 p.m. - Minneapolis, MN - City History Party! with Andy Sturdevant and band at Bryant-Lake Bowl.

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