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Jim Shepard, Karen Joy Fowler, Thalia Field, and more at The Kitchen

January 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Please join Solid Objects at a benefit for Nonhuman Rights Project and Natural Resources Defense Council.

Featuring Jim Shepard, reading from The Book of Aron; Karen Joy Fowler, reading from We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves; Thalia Field, reading from Experimental Animals, along with a multimedia performance; Julie Carr, reading from Real Life and other works; Miranda Mellis, reading from Demystifications and other works; and Laura Mullen, reading from Complicated Grief and other works. There will also be a screening of an excerpt from Unlocking the Cage, Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker’s groundbreaking film about animal rights and the legal system. Executive Director of the NhRP Kevin Schneider will speak about the work of the NhRP on behalf of animals. Introductions by Lisa Lubasch and Max Winter. Actors Kevin Townley and Hanna Cheek perform. All proceeds from book sales and admissions (pay what you wish at the door) will go to the Nonhuman Rights Project and the Natural Resources Defense Council.

Details

Date:
January 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://thekitchen.org/event/solid-objects-with-karen-joy-fowler-jim-shepard-thalia-field-and-more

Organizer

Solid Objects
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Website:
http://www.solidobjects.org/

Venue

The Kitchen
512 West 19th Street
New York, NY 10011 United States
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Phone:
212-255-5793
Website:
http://thekitchen.org/