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Award-Winning Deaf Author and Book Illustrator of ‘America is Immigrants’ Book Discussion, 1/28

Montclair, NJ -- The Bnai Keshet Book Club, open to all, invites the community to nourish their bodies and minds and attend a fun, free evening of community building and book discussion on Tuesday,...

“To the Moon and Back” A Childhood Under the Influence at Watchung Booksellers

The best seats Lisa Kohn ever had at Madison Square Garden were at her mother’s mass wedding, and the best cocaine she ever had was from her father’s friend, the judge. Meet Lisa Kohn, author...

MPL Open Book/Open Mind: Dinner at the Center of the Earth, Sunday, Sept. 16

Pulitzer finalist and best-selling author Nathan Englander will be in conversation with David Galef, English professor and director of Montclair State University's Creative Writing Program, at the Montclair Public Library on Sunday, September 16. A...

Catch Soo Jin Pretty Nail (and more!) at Luna Stage’s new American Voices Series

Luna Stage kicked off a new American Voices Series (and the 2019-2020 season) with Soo Jin Pretty Nail (and more!), written and performed by Susan Hyon and directed by David Skeist. This darkly comic,...

Luna Stage and The United Tastes of America Co-Host Fundraising Dinner March 3

Luna Stage and The United Tastes of America (formerly Syria Supper Club) have teamed up to co-host a memorable evening includes a full Syrian dinner and live entertainment on Sunday, March 3, from 6-9pm....

Giveaway: See the Awe-Inspiring MOMIX at the Joyce Theater

MOMIX shows are always exhilarating and awe-inspiring, and the self-titled “MOMIX” tour fulfills all expectations. Utilizing inventive lighting, props, costumes, and the dancers’ bodies to create ethereal, challenging, and sometimes comical, performances, MOMIX is...

Open Book/Open Mind: In The Time of The Butterflies Author Julia Alvarez

On Thursday, April 11th at 7PM, beloved international best-selling author Julia Alvarez will appear in the Open Book/ Open Mind series. She will be in conversation with NYU professor and journalist Yvonne Latty. The event...

Montclair Literary Festival Goes Behind the Scenes of The Sopranos

Paulie Walnuts, Big Pussy, Ralphie, Livia and Carm. If you’re from Montclair, especially if you’ve been to Holsten’s, you should know these people. Alan Sepinwall, TV critic for Rolling Stone and co-author of The New...

Montclair Public Library Open Book Open Mind: Robin

Dave Itzkoff shows in this revelatory biography, Williams’s comic brilliance masked a deep well of conflicting emotions and self-doubt, which he drew upon in his comedy and in celebrated films like Dead Poets Society;...

Open Book/ Open Mind: Marcy Dermansky in Conversation with Kate Tuttle, 9/15

On Sunday, September 15th, fiction author Marcy Dermansky will discuss her new novel, Very Nice, and will be in conversation with writer and fellow Montclair resident Kate Tuttle in the next Open Book/ Open...

“Sharing Our Stories” Exhibit in West Orange Celebrates Black Family Heritage And Pride

WEST ORANGE, N.J. - The West Orange Arts Council (WOAC) and the West Orange African Heritage Organization (WOAHO) present "Sharing Our Stories" Exhibit: Celebrating Black Family Heritage and Pride, curated by Carol Black-Lemon, from...

Montclair Public Library and Montclair Literary Festival Present Christina Baker Kline: “The Exiles”

Montclair Public Library and the Montclair Literary Festival Present Christina Baker Kline: “The Exiles” Registration: Will open in mid August Admission: $11 (can be used toward the purchase of “The Exiles” at watchung booksellers...

Reminder: Montclair Literary Festival Is Almost Here! March 20-24

The 2019 Succeed2gether's Montclair Literary Festival official program is out and you can view it here. There are more than 55 free events for adults and children; you can also buy tickets for featured authors...

Chelsea Handler Talks about Showbiz, the Value of Therapy and White Privilege

Through most of her career, Chelsea Handler was as subtle as a punch in the face, now she’s more patient and willing to listen -- even to Republicans. Comedian Chelsea Handler treated the crowd...