Wednesday, July 18, 2012
12:30 – 1:45pm
Pete Seeger and co-editors Sam and Rob Rosenthal, Pete Seeger: His Life in His Own Words
With a special musical tribute by David Amram, who wrote the forward to the book
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer makes a rare appearance to chat with his co-editors about his incredible life as a musician and activist. Please know that Pete Seeger will only be signing copies of his new book – no memorabilia – at this event.
“Word for Word Author” is an outdoor reading series that features bestselling authors, celebrity writers, and expert-panelists sharing anecdotes, answering questions from the audience, and signing copies of their latest books.
Location: The Bryant Park Reading Room located on the 42nd Street side of the park – under the trees – between the back of the NYPL & 6thAvenue. Look for the burgundy and white umbrellas. Bryant Park phone number: 212-768-4242
Rain Venue: Library of the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen
20 West 44th Street (between 5th & 6th Avenue)