San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
summer in the city series
the new york public library & momofuku presents...
56th street round table: renaissance of zines in the digital age
karen gisonny (@kgisonny), nypl's helen bernstein librarian for periodicals + journals
thessaly la force (@thessaly la force), co-founder of girl crush zine
max schumann (@PRINTED_MATTER), associate director of printed matter
karen gisonny, nypl's helen bernstein librarian for periodicals + journals, in conversation with thessaly la force , girl crush zine, and max schumann, associate director of printed matter, on the zine renaissance. what is the connection between the rise of digital media and the flourishing of print zine culture? why are zines more popular than ever? join us for a panel highlighting zines and why we love them.
$45 per person includes talk, má pêche lunch & non-alcoholic beverages.
The New York Public Library is a free provider of education and information for the people of New York and beyond, operating 90 libraries throughout the five boroughs. The Library system offers free materials, computer access, classes, exhibitions, programming and more, and has seen record numbers of attendance and circulation in recent years. Its latest exhibition, "Lunch Hour NYC," runs from June 22, 2012 until Feb. 17, 2013, and highlights compelling stories tied the history of lunch, using items from across NYPL collections (including its menu collection -- one of the largest in the world -- and its vast collection of culinary materials). For more information on the Library, check out www.nypl.org/
When & Where
booker and dax
booker and dax opened in january 2012 in the back of momofuku ssäm bar. booker and dax is a bar where new techniques and technologies are used in the pursuit of making delicious drinks. The approach to rethinking cocktails is considered, deliberate, and precision-oriented. booker and dax is headed by dave arnold. questions and curiosity are eagerly welcomed, but most of all, booker and dax appreciates anyone looking for a good, strong drink.