2016

May 12th

Yabu Pushelberg
Impresario for private event for design firm

May 23rd

One Grand Reading
with Rufus Wainwright & A.M. Homes

May 25th- 28th

Jerusalem Writers Festival
I programmed and hosted two Happy Ending events for the Israeli festival

Article in the Times Of Israel, about the event.

May 26, 7:30

Happy Ending Jerusalem

Authors:
Nell Zink, Etgar Keret, Colum McCann, Anthony Marra

Artist:
Michal Bonano

Musical Guest:
Tamar Eisenman

May 28, 9pm

Happy Ending Jerusalem, closing event

Authors:
Alex Epstein, Gary Shteyngart, Shelley Oria

Artist:
Marina Grechanik

Musical Guest:
Yali Sobol

2015

September 28th

Elena Ferrante event @ Symphony Space 

Host.

With John Waters, Zoe Kazan, Amy Ryan, Judith Thurman, Elizabeth Strout, Parul Sehgal and others. 

September 

The Brooklyn Book Festival.

Moderator.

2014

March 27th, 2014, 7pm

What Would Lynne Tillman Do?

In conversation with the author 

Powerhouse Arena 37 Main St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 (718) 666-3049 Dumbo, Brooklyn 

March 6th, 2014, 7-8pm / Free

The Launch of “Confidence, Or the Appearance of Confidence: The Best of The Believer Music Interviews   Believer Books

In Conversation with Laurie Anderson

The Strand 828 Broadway, NYC

2013

August 31-Sept 2

Bumbershoot FestivalSeattle

with Maggie Estep & Matt Besser

For the anthology: The Marijuana Chronicles edited by Jonathan Santlofer

March 16th

Arts in Mind Festival

Moderator/Co-curator –What’s Your Hang-up”

In which a psychologist and a critic investigate the artistic psyches of two artists.

Artists: Shantell Martin & Edwina White Psychologist: M. Gerard Fromm Critic: Ben Greenman Moderator: Amanda Stern

Co-curated with Joshua Wolf-Shenk

Wollman Hall 65 W. 11th Street 4pm / Free

2012

June 9th

24 Hour Read-In

Reader

Brooklyn Public Library The plaza in front of the BPL’s Central Library at Grand Army Plaza 6:30pm

January 30th

Moleskine Portraits

Presenter with Nate Sensel

Exit Art – 475 10th Ave 6pm – 9pm

January 11th

WNYC’s Soundcheck

Guest w/John Schaefer

on music and crying

2pm

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2011

October 27th

The Brooklyn Public Library Gala Master of Ceremonies Honoring Paul Auster The Brooklyn Bowl August 20th Bard SummerScape Host/The Happy Ending Series with Paul La Farge, Mary Caponegro, Rebecca Wolff. Musical guest, Cynthia Hopkins

2010

November 15

The National Book Awards Interviewer Powerhouse Arena in Dumbo, Brooklyn.

2011

AJ STERN APPEARANCES

December 5
P.S. 199, NYC
1:30pm – assembly
 
November 18
Chapin Book Fair, NYC
9am-12pm

October 19

Brooklyn Public Library 10:30am