March 4th: ArtNet Panel Discussion with Ben Davis
CONFRONTING THE POLITICAL
Moderated by Brian Boucher, senior writer, artnet News
Molly will be joined by Kameelah Janan Rasheed (artist, writer, arts editor of SPOOK, and contributing editor of The New Inquiry), Dread Scott (artist), and Hank Willis Thomas (artist).
How do artists engage with today’s most pressing social and political issues? Four hard-hitting artists will touch on issues like the upcoming presidential election, Islamophobia, and Black Lives Matter.
More information on the ArtNet event: https://news.artnet.com/art-world/volta-ny-salon-2016-431138
March 7th: Seriously Entertaining at Joe’s Pub
The past is a foreign country, so bring your passports when our Seriously Entertaining literary cabaret embarks from its new berth at Joe’s Pub at the Public. Join the House of SpeakEasy on a journey through memory and experience – what will we find?
Molly will be joined by novelist David Ebershoff, Memoirist George Hodgman, amd Critic & Memoirist Margo Jefferson.
More information on the House of Speakeasy event: http://www.houseofspeakeasy.org/
Tickets $15.00 – $35.00
[EDIT] March 23rd: Grit Lit Salon
Each Salon will feature 1-2 contemporary authors who will read brief selections from a published or soon-to-be published work, and then answer questions from a host/moderator and the crowd.
More information on this event forthcoming.