A Message from RUSA LGBT:Important changes to the event scheduled on 12/8/2017:
Unfortunately, due to illness, Eileen Myles will not be able to participate in the event. The event will feature a brilliant Russian-American writer Masha Gessen, and her National Book Award-winning book The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia.
If the change in program affects your plans – please request a refund on Eventbrite. We will be happy to refund you in full!
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you.
A literary evening with Masha Gessen
Friday, December 8th
Alexandre Gertsman Contemporary Art
652 Broadway, Floor 2
New York, NY 10012
Masha Gessen, a Russian-American writer, journalist, activist and the recent winner of the National Book Award, will discuss her prized book The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia.
A book signing with Masha Gessen will follow the event.
In addition to the food and wine reception, the event will include a silent auction of selected artwork from the Aleksandre Gertsman Gallery as well as art and services provided by asylum seekers.
The event will benefit RUSA LGBT and SAFE’s asylum-related work. Special thanks to the Alexandre Gertsman Contemporary Art gallery for donating their space and artwork.
Special thanks to the Alexandre Gertsman Contemporary Art gallery, www.agcontemporaryart.com, for donating their space and artwork.
DirectionsAlexandre Gertsman Contemporary Art
652 Broadway, Floor 2, New York, NY
1,5 blocks North of Houston Street
Trains B, D, F, M to Broadway-Lafayette; 6 to Bleecker; R to Prince Street
If you would like to donate to support asylum seekers, please donate here: https://rusalgbt.com/donate/