Proustian Nomadic Readers!

FRI, NOV 8, 2013 | Wythe Hotel

Ira Glass | 7:00-7:15 pm – Reader 1 (p.3-8)
Radio personality, producer of the radio and television show ‘This American Life‘

Sarah McNally | 7:15-7:30 pm – Reader 2 (p.8-14)
Owner of McNally Jackson Books

Deborah Treisman | 7:30-7:45 pm – Reader 3 (p.14-20)
Fiction Editor, The New Yorker

Jonathan Galassi | 7:45-8:00 pm – Reader 4 (p.20-25)
Poet, President and Publisher of Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Paul Holdengraber | 8:00-8:15 pm – Reader 5 (p.25-30)
Interviewer and writer, program series Live from the New York Public Library

Giovanna Calvino | 8:15-8:30 pm – Reader 6 (p.30-36)
Writer, Professor

Mike Birbiglia | 8:30-8:45 pm – Reader 7 (p.36-41)
Comedian, Filmmaker

Judith Thurman | 8:45-9:00 pm – Reader 8 (p.41-47)
Writer, Translator, Literary critic

Yves Seban | 9:00-9:15 pm – Reader 9 (p.47-53)
Director, agnès b. Galerie-boutique

Lorin Stein | 9:15-9:30 pm – Reader 10 (p.53-58)
Director, Paris Review

Antonin Baudry | 9:30-9:45 pm – Reader 11(p.58-63)
Cultural Counselor of the French Embassy

Sophie Queuniet | 9:45-10:00 pm – Reader 12 (p.63-68)
Columbia Professor and filmmaker

SAT, NOV 9, 2013 | Soho Rep.

Catherine Dumait-Harper | 10:00-10:15 am – Reader 1 (p.128-136)
Consultant in humanitarian affairs

Jonathan Brooks Slaughter | 10:15-10:30 am – Reader 2 (p.136-143)
Columbia Student

Jeremy Barker | 10:30-10:45 am – Reader 3 (p.143-150)
Theater critic

Philip Lewis | 10:45-11:00 am – Reader 4 (p.150-157)
Vice President of Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Professor Emeritus at Cornell University

Catherine Porter | 11:00-11:15 am – Reader 5 (p.157-164)
Translator and Professor emerita of French

Steve Wasserman | 11:15-11:30 am – Reader 6 (p.164-171)
Director Yale Collection, former Director LA Times

Robert Parks | 11:30-11:45 am – Reader 7 (p.171-178)
Ex-NYPL, expo organizer

Alice Whitwham | 11:45 am-12:00 pm – Reader 8 (p.178-184)
Events Coordinator at McNally Jackson Books

David Garrard Lowe | 12:00-12:15 pm – Reader 9 (p.184-190)
President of the Beaux Arts Alliance

Florent Masse | 12:15-12:30 pm – Reader 10 (p.190-198)
Assistant professor at Princeton University

Corey Dansereau | 12:30-12:45 pm – Reader 11 (p.198-205)
Columbia Student

Joanna Gunderson | 12:45-13:00 pm – Reader 12 (p.205-213)
Author, publisher Reddust

SUN, NOV 10 | New York Botanical Garden

Students from the Lycée Français de New York

MON, NOV 11 |The Oracle Club

Rick Moody | 7:00-7:15 pm – Reader 1
Writer

Catherine Temerson | 7:15-7:30 pm – Reader 2
Translator

Bill Kartalopoulos | 7:30-7:45 pm – Reader 3
Critic, curator and publisher

Gabe Greenberg | 7:45-8:00 pm – Reader 4
Fine arts printer

Donald Breckenbridge | 8:00-8:15 pm – Reader 5
Writer, Director, The Brooklyn Rail

Renée Silverman | 8:15-8:30 pm – Reader 6
Filmmaker

Johannah Rodgers | 8:30-8:45 pm – Reader 7
Poet

Cristina Linclau | 8:45-9:00 pm – Reader 8
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Bernadette Murphy | 9:00-9:15 pm – Reader 9
Columbia student

Nick Mayer | 9:15-9:30 pm – Reader 10
PhD student

Julian Tepper | 9:30-9:45 pm – Reader 11
Director of the Oracle Club

Stephanie LaCava | 9:45-10:00 pm – Reader 12
Writer, Vogue

TUES, NOV 12 | Simone Subal Gallery

More to come...

WED, NOV 13 | Le Baron Chinatown

 

Timothee Verrecchia | 10:00-10:15 pm – Reader 1
Founding partner of the Verrechia & Partners

Rachael Small | 10:15-10:30 pm – Reader 2
Translator

Emily Apter | 10:30-10:45 pm – Reader 3
Professor at NYU

Michael Reynolds | 10:45-11:00 pm – Reader 4
Editor in chief at Europa Editions

Hermione Hoby | 11:00-11:15 pm – Reader 5
Journalist

Tom Bishop | 11:15-11:30 pm – Reader 6
Professor at NYU

Jean Vallier | 11:30-11:45 pm – Reader 7
Former director of the Alliance Francaise de New York, author

Osheen Jones | 11:45 pm-00:00 am – Reader 8
Theater director

Esther Allen | 00:00-00:15 am – Reader
Translator

Uzoamaka Maduka | 0:15-0:30 am – Reader 10
Journalist, American Reader

Lucas Wittmann | 0:30-0:45 am – Reader 11
Journalist, Daily Beast

Max Fox | 0:45-1:00 am – Reader 12
Editor of the New Inquiry

Thurs, Nov 14 | French Embassy

Lydia Davis | 19:00-19:05 pm – Reader 1

Laurent Binet | 19:05-19:10 pm – Reader 2

Ben Lerner | 19:10-19:15 pm – Reader 3

Catherine Cusset | 19:15-19:20 pm – Reader 4

Marc Lévy | 19:20-19:25 pm – Reader 5

Joshua Cohen | 19:25-19:30 pm – Reader 6

Clémence Boulouque | 19:30-19:35 pm – Reader 7

Antoine Bello | 19:35-19:40 am – Reader 8

Edmund White | 19:40-19:45 am – Reader 9


Readings from Lydia Davis' translation (Penguin Classics, Deluxe Edition, 2004), C.K. Scott Moncrieff's translation revised by William Carter (Yale University Press, 2013) and the Folio edition (edited by Antoine Compagnon).

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