Past Events

November 2015
Deepa Iyer at Barnes & Noble
November 22, 2015,
Louisville KY

Deepa Iyer will discuss her book, We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future.

12 Angry Men Theatrical Presentation: Extended Run
November 20, 2015,
Brooklyn NY

Please join The New Press at the extended run of 12 Angry Men: True Stories of Being a Black Man in America Today, . . .

Deepa Iyer at Seminary Co-op
November 17, 2015,
Chicago IL

Deepa Iyer reads from her new book at Seminary Co-op Bookstore in Chicago, with a signing to follow. 

James Kilgore at Enoch Pratt Free Library
November 17, 2015,
Baltimore MD

James Kilgore will discuss his book Understanding Mass Incarceration as part of the Writers LIVE series at the Enoch Pratt Free Library . . .

2015 New Press Social Justice Awards
November 16, 2015,
New York NY

The New Press honors actress, playwright, and social justice advocate Anna Deavere Smith with the 2015 Social Justice Award.

James Kilgore in conversation with Marc Mauer
November 16, 2015,
Washington DC

James Kilgore will discuss his book Understanding Mass Incarceration in conversation with the executive director of The Sentencing . . .

Deepa Iyer at Busboys & Poets Brookland
November 11, 2015,
Washington DC

Activist for racial and immigrant justice Deepa Iyer will discuss her book We Too Sing America, followed by a signing.

Deepa Iyer at NYU A/P/A Center
November 10, 2015,
New York NY

Join Deepa Iyer and Moustafa Bayoumi to mark the publication of their important new books about the frontlines of post-9/11 America and for a wide . . .

Erik Loomis at Marist College
November 10, 2015,
Poughkeepsie NY

Erik Loomis will discuss his new book, Out of Sight. A signing will follow. 

Kathryn Olmsted at Book Passage
November 10, 2015,
San Francisco CA

Join Kathryn Olmsted at Book Passage for a talk on the roots of modern conservatism in the agricultural fields of Depression-era California.

Rita Goldberg reads at Temple Beth Tikvah
November 1, 2015,
Madison CT

On behalf of the Jewish Book Council and in collaboration with Temple Beth Tikvah and the Shoreline Office of the Jewish Federation of Greater New . . .

October 2015
Alyson Martin and Nushin Rashidian at Columbia Law School
October 29, 2015,
New York NY

Alyson Martin and Nushin Rashidian, co-authors of A New Leaf: The End of Cannabis Prohibition, will participate in a lunch-time . . .