We’ve Got Issues: The Best of The Believer Archive
Nov
26
7:00 PM19:00

We’ve Got Issues: The Best of The Believer Archive

For more than 15 years, The Believer magazine has published an array of emerging and established voices. Join features editor Camille Bromley, managing editor Daniel Gumbiner, Believer contributors, and staff as they read select highlights from the magazine’s archive of essays, comics, humor, poems, and interviews. The evening will also offer an exclusive sneak peek at the upcoming December Issue.

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The Moth
Nov
14
6:30 PM18:30

The Moth

The Moth–popular public radio series and live show–is making its Las Vegas valley premiere. Join the Black Mountain Institute, The Believer, and Nevada Public Radio, as we welcome Teller, Vikram Krishnasamy, Dr. Chenjerai Kumanyika, Erica Vital-Lazare and Ruby Cooper–five powerful storytellers sharing their true and authentic experiences before a live audience.


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Breakout Poet: Claire Schwartz
Nov
5
7:00 PM19:00

Breakout Poet: Claire Schwartz

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, J. Jennifer Espinoza will no longer be joining us in Las Vegas next month. Please help us welcome Claire Schwartz in her stead. Claire is a poet and academic, author of bound, and contributor to the Paris Review’s “Poetry Rx.”

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The Believer Presents Lucas Mann In Conversation with Sarah Marshall
Oct
16
7:00 PM19:00

The Believer Presents Lucas Mann In Conversation with Sarah Marshall

Award-winning essayist Lucas Mann joins Believer contributor Sarah Marshall in a conversation about reality television, longform nonfiction, and storytelling surrounding the occasion of Mann’s third book, Captive Audience: On Love and Reality TV. Signing and reception to follow.

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Jack London in Hawaii–and Me–A Double Portrait.
Oct
12
7:00 PM19:00

Jack London in Hawaii–and Me–A Double Portrait.

Acclaimed novelist and travel writer Paul Theroux, author of over fifty books such as The Great Railway Bazaar and The Mosquito Coast, will be giving a talk titled "Jack London in Hawaii--and Me Too--A Double Portrait." This talk will serve as the keynote address of the 2018 Jack London Society Symposium. It is free and open to the public. Paul Theroux will be available to sign copies of his books after the talk.

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The Believer Presents R.O. Kwon In Conversation with Derek Palacio
Sep
17
7:00 PM19:00

The Believer Presents R.O. Kwon In Conversation with Derek Palacio

The Black Mountain Institute, The Believer magazine, and The Writer’s Block announce a new event series featuring critically-acclaimed authors in conversation. Our inaugural event features R.O. Kwon in conversation with novelist Derek Palacio about Kwon’s highly-anticipated debut, The Incendiaries.

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