Judging a Book by Its Cover: 70 Years of Penguin Classics

Judging a Book by Its Cover: 70 Years of Penguin Classics

October 1, 2016 – Penguin Classics turns 70 this year, and to celebrate, members of JASNA-NY were invited to attend a special talk at The General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of The City of New York on September 27. Paul Buckley, Penguin Classics E...

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The Cooper Connection: The Fall Regional Meeting

The Cooper Connection: The Fall Regional Meeting

September 12, 2016 – On Saturday September 10, members of JASNA-NY joined together an hour earlier than usual, braving both the lingering September heat and the Labor Day Parade, to hear Dr. Barbara Alice Mann’s thought-provoking talk on James Fenimore...

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Brooklyn Becomes Booklyn

Brooklyn Becomes Booklyn

September 20, 2016 – In New York City and Brooklyn in particular, there are several signs that fall is in the air: the kids are going back to school, the weather is starting to change, and the Brooklyn Book Festival is open for business. Held this year o...

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