In a world of the short and swift, of texts and Twitter, there’s something of special value about a carefully composed letter. In homage to this most civilized of activities, Marieke Hardy and Michaela McGuire are bringing bestselling Australian literary salon Women of Letters to New York as a monthly event.
A celebration of a diverse range of strong female talent, bringing together New York’s best and brightest writers, entertainers and artists.
Guests for February 2015:
Iconic actress, singer, dancer and author MOLLY RINGWALD
Prolific writer, blogger and critic of BrainPickings.org MARIA POPOVA
Acclaimed comedic storyteller and author KAMBRI CREWS
Esteemed photojournalist and New York Times bestselling author DEBORAH COPAKEN
Award-winning pornographic actress, writer, director and model STOYA
Beloved comedian, actor, host and writer SABRINA JALEES
Hosted by SOFJIA STEFANOVIC
"Women of Letters is the perfect alchemy of literary art-party and storytelling, with drinking and bonding for all genders of truth-seekers. Marieke and Michaela deserve a medal for creating this happening while we're on earth." -Amanda Palmer
Past guests included: KRISTIN HERSH, MEG WOLITZER, SARA BENINCASA, ADRIENNE TRUSCOTT, APARNA NANCHERLA, JACQUELINE NOVAK, SIRI HUSTVEDT, MICHELLE ORANGE, SASHEER ZAMATA, RUBY WAX, JESSICA DELFINO, LORRI DAVIS, MELISSA AUF DER MAUR, DEBORRA-LEE FURNESS + MORE!