Event Tues. May 21st With Discount for Blog Readers | Talk on History of Greenwich Village with Author John Strausbaugh

Upcoming talk next Tuesday, May 21st with author John Strausbaugh, who wrote the recent book, THE VILLAGE: 400 Years of Beats and Bohemians, Radicals and Rogues, and a chance for Washington Sq Park Blog readers to get in for a discounted price. Strausbaugh will be speaking at the General Society Library in midtown on the 21st at 6 p.m.

Mention Washington Square Park Blog and get in for $10 (regular price $15).

Here is the info:

The renowned cultural commentator, John Strausbaugh, has just published his new book, THE VILLAGE: 400 Years of Beats and Bohemians, Radicals and Rogues – A History of Greenwich Village. The work is a monumental study that captures the singular spirit and significance of a place that long shaped American arts, politics, and popular culture.

A sprawling, anecdotal chronicle that begins with the earliest settlements and travels with non-stop momentum to the reinvented, affluent Village of today. 

Tuesday May 21st at 6 p.m.
Wine and cheese reception to follow, chance to meet the author and purchase the book.
General Society Library
20 West 44th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)

For more information, click here.

To reserve tickets in advance, call #212.840. 1840, ext. 2 or email: victoria.dengel@generalsociety.org .

Mention Washington Square Park Blog and get in for $10 (regular price $15)!

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I love the book cover with the pigeon atop the Arch!

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