Uptown Stories Readings

Join Uptown Stories for the culmination of a season of writing workshops with uptown youth aged 8–14. See uptownstories.org for more information.

Write with JP Infante: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Person

“Is my story meant to be told in this point of view?” In this class we will read, discuss, analyze, then, ultimately, write stories in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd person. Suggested donation: $10

John Paul “JP” Infante is a Dominican-American teacher and writer who hosts cultural events in New York City. He’s taught creative writing at Lehman College of CUNY and holds an MFA in fiction from the New School for General Studies.

Story Time for Kids

Bring your kids to the community bookshop to hear their favorite stories read out loud by experienced, trained readers, led by Mariel Escalante, with occasional guest readers.

An Accident

Inwood playwright Lydia Stryk presents a play reading of her award-winning play An Accident. Run down in a grocery store parking lot, a woman awakens weeks later to find that the driver has been continually at her side.
Featuring Jacqueline Correa and Austin Pendleton.

Story Time for Kids

Bring your kids to the community bookshop to hear their favorite stories read out loud by experienced, trained readers, led by Mariel Escalante, with occasional guest readers.