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New York: Talk + Signing with Barry Yourgrau

  • Kinokuniya New York 1073 6th Avenue New York, NY, 10018 United States (map)

Kinokuniya New York welcomes back author Barry Yourgrau for a special sneak preview and celebration!

Barry will "sneak preview" upcoming reissues of his books of surreal magical stories, Haunted Traveller and Wearing Dad's Head, out September 27th from Arcade Publishing.

Plus Barry will celebrate and discuss the paperback publication of Mess: His Clutter & Hoarding Memoir, just out from WW Norton.

The NY Times calls Mess a "fascinating read...about the psychology and culture of hoarding."

A writer and a performer, Barry Yourgrau is the author of unique books of surreal brief tales including the sadness of sex, in whose film version he starred. He has also authored a memoir, Mess. He's appeared on MTV, NPR, and written for the NY Times, Newyorker.com, Wall Street Journal, Paris Review, Vice, and Huffington Post. Born in South Africa, he came to the U.S. as a child and lives in New York and Instanbul.


Earlier Event: September 11
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Later Event: September 17
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