Upcoming Events

September 2012 – September 2015

Reading: Puddles of Myself @ Book Thug Nation
7 September, 2012 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Reading: Puddles of Myself @ Book Thug Nation | New York | New York | United States
It’s almost been two years since the last Puddles of Myself reading and I thought it was time to gather up some of my [...]
Third Annual North 3rd Street Block Party!!! @ North 3rd Street, Williamsburg
8 September, 2012 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Third Annual North 3rd Street Block Party!!! @ North 3rd Street, Williamsburg | New York | New York | United States
The last two years have been a blast, so we’re doing it again!         Join us Sept 8th for: -Delicious food [...]
Freedom Through Football: Reading with Roger Wilson of The Easton Cowboys/Cowgirls! @ Book Thug Nation
27 September, 2012 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Freedom Through Football: Reading with Roger Wilson of The Easton Cowboys/Cowgirls! @ Book Thug Nation
Freedom Through Football Cover Roger Wilson One of the founding members of the Easton Cowboys and Cowgirls Sports Club, Roger has played soccer, cricket and [...]
Jocko Weyland Book Release and Reading From "Nobody There to Know"
Jocko Weyland Nobody There to Know Book signing for a new publication of words & photos stemming from an antisocial yet fruitful autumnal excursion to Duluth, Minnesota [...]
Joe Carducci, Former Co-Owner of SST Records Reads From New Essay Collection "Life Against Dementia"
Joe Carducci, Former Co-Owner of SST Records Reads From New Essay Collection “Life Against Dementia” Joe Carducci moved out to Hollywood in 1976 to write [...]
NO TOKENS Reading
27 October, 2012 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
NO TOKENS Reading
NO TOKENS presents a nights of fiction readings from these beloveds: #Leigh Gallagher #Justine Haus #T Kira Madden #Anne-E. Wood Saturday 10/27/12 7:00 pm at [...]
Reading – BEN-ONI. SAMA. TALLIE. YEH.
31 May, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
BOOK THUG PRESENTS: BEN-ONI. SAMA. TALLIE. YEH. Join us FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2013, 7 – 9 PM for a night of readings with Rosebud [...]
Larry Livermore reads from his new memoir *Spy Rock Memories* Plus, on tour from Chicago: Jim Joyce of *Let It Sink* fanzine Collin Brennan of [...]
4th Annual N3rd St Block Party! (Free Children's Book Giveaway!)
Announcing our 4th Annual Community Block Party! Come out and enjoy delicious food from local restaurants, amazing sales and freebies, photo booth, ping pong, arts [...]
Jackqueline Frost, Judah Rubin & Enrique Winter Reading! @ Book Thug Nation
14 September, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jackqueline Frost, Judah Rubin & Enrique Winter Reading!   @ Book Thug Nation
Come celebrate the release of Jackqueline Frost’s & Judah Rubin’s new books with O’clock Press! Joining them to read will be Enrique Winter Saturday, September [...]
Damned Flowers: A Special Night of Poetry with Chilean Poets José Pablo Jofré and Sine Die
The NY ART Book Fear presents DAMNED FLOWERS A special night of fanzines, artist´s books, music and poetry with Chilean poets José Pablo Jofré (Berlin) [...]
Barry Gifford @ BTN and Spectacle Theater!!!
17 October, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Barry Gifford @ BTN and Spectacle Theater!!!
An Evening With Barry Gifford: A screening of two episodes of HOTEL ROOM written by Gifford and directed by David Lynch and a discussion of [...]
Sunday evening at the movies — with the smallest man in Indian literature! http://www.nybooks.com/books/imprints/nyrb-lit/arzee-the-dwarf/ ————————–————————–——————— Arzee the dwarf hates being called Arzee the dwarf, but [...]
Vol. 1 BK Presents: Jamie Iredell, John Dermot Woods, and Hugh Sheehy
Jamie Iredell’s previous books, Prose. Poems. A Novel and The Book of Freaks, have long been favorites around these parts. Now, he’s returned with an essay [...]
Two Wishnias and a Spagnuolo: Three Great NYC Writers!
14 November, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Three great New York writers in one place—Book Thug Nation in Williamsburg on Nov. 14, from 7-9 p.m.   Aging rock’n’rollers facing the Great Recession [...]
Bill Ayers Book Signing and Reception!
19 November, 2013 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Bill Ayers Book Signing and Reception!
On Nov 19th at 7:30pm at Indie Screen (NOTE: READING IS NOT AT BOOK THUG NATION), American radical, Bill Ayers, one-time leader of the Weather Underground, [...]
Arthur Nersesian Reads From His New Novel!
28 June, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arthur Nersesian Reads From His New Novel!
Book Thug Nation is very proud to host our long-time friend, and one of NYC’s finest novelists, Arthur Nersesian as he reads from his new [...]
Al Burian & Cassie J. Sneider
3 September, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Al Burian & Cassie J. Sneider
Marie Howe & Nick Flynn
18 September, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reading from Marie Howe and Nick Flynn at Bookthug Nation. This is an actual reading and also part of a new movie by Stephen Elliott. [...]