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Women's History Month at NYPL

Join us all month long for programs, book recommendations, and collection highlights to honor women storytellers and trailblazers.

Spotlight

  • Collage of women featured in the Foreword series, with Michele Coleman Mays in the center.
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  • Lyn Slater with Chloé Cooper Jones: How to Be Old

    Tues, Mar 12 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    Side by side headshots of Lyn Slater and Chloé Cooper Jones.
  • Sasha Issenberg with Maggie Haberman: The Lie Detectives

    Mon, Mar 18 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    2 side-by-side headshots: Maggie Haberman, Sasha Issenberg
  • Ruha Benjamin with Rujeko Hockley: Imagination

    Mon, Mar 4 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    2 side-by-side images: Ruha Benjamin headshot; book cover of Imagination: A Manifesto.
  • Lyn Slater with Chloé Cooper Jones: How to Be Old

    Tues, Mar 12 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    Side by side headshots of Lyn Slater and Chloé Cooper Jones.
  • Sasha Issenberg with Maggie Haberman: The Lie Detectives

    Mon, Mar 18 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    2 side-by-side headshots: Maggie Haberman, Sasha Issenberg

Staff Picks

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In the Collection

  • Filterworld

    Kyle Chayka

    AdultNonfiction
    filterworld by kyle chayka
  • The Museum of Failures

    Thrity Umrigar

    AdultFiction
    the museum of failures by thrity umrigar
  • Sophie Go's Lonely Hearts Club

    Roselle Lim

    AdultFiction
    sophie go's lonely hearts club
  • Ain't That a Mother

    Adiba Nelson

    AdultMemoir
    ain't that a mother by adiba nelson
  • Kindling: Stories

    Kathleen Jennings

    AdultScience Fiction
    kindling by kathleen jennings
  • Clover Hendry's Day Off

    Beth Morrey

    AdultFiction
    Clover Hendry's Day Off by Beth Morrey
  • 2020

    Eric Klinenberg

    AdultNonfiction
    2020: One City, Seven People, and the Year Everything Changed by Eric Klinenberg
  • Fifty Beasts to Break Your Heart

    GennaRose Nethercott

    AdultFiction
    Fifty Beasts to Break Your Heart and other stories by Gennarose Nethercott
  • We Are Free to Change the World

    Lyndsey Stonebridge

    AdultNonfiction
    We Are Free to Change the World: Hannah Arendt's lessons in love and disobedience by Lyndsey Stonebridge
  • 20 Recent & Upcoming Book-to-Screen Adaptations To Have on Your Radar

    Once again, Hollywood has been hanging out at the library and finding plenty of stories to adapt to the screen.

    photo of an Asian man holding a white woman in his arms alongside book cover of The Expatriates
  • Writers Born in the Year of the Dragon

    Personality traits associated with people born in a dragon year include intelligence, confidence, charisma, and enthusiasm.

    collage of five book covers
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