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Thought Catalog presents Simon Critchley’s Book Launch!
Dec 8, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm$25
Thought Catalog invites you to join Simon Critchley for a live reading of his award-winning book, Suicide. Through a sweeping historical overview, a moving literary survey of famous suicide notes, and a psychological analysis of himself, Critchley offers an authentic portrait of what it means to be able to choose life or death.
7:30PM: Reading at Spoonbill & Sugartown, 218 Bedford Avenue
9PM-11PM: Afterparty with food and cocktails, 190 N 10th Street, Suite 306
$25 cover for the afterparty includes a free copy of the book.
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Simon Critchley is the Hans Jonas Professor at the New School for Social Research. His books include Very Little… Almost Nothing, Infinitely Demanding, The Book of Dead Philosophers, The Faith of the Faithless, The Mattering of Matter, Documents from the Archive of the International Necronautical Society (with Tom McCarthy) and Stay, Illusion! The Hamlet Doctrine (with Jamieson Webster). An experimental new work, Memory Theatre, and a book called Bowie were both published in 2014. He is moderator of ‘The Stone’, a philosophy column in The New York Times, to which he is a frequent contributor.
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