On the second Tuesday of every month (except August), the LIC Reading Series hosts an event in the carriage house of LIC Bar in Long Island City, where three authors share stories about Queens, read from their work, and take part in a panel discussion hosted by Catherine LaSota.

7/E/M/G to Court Square

Raffle prizes for the audience
Books for sale onsite courtesy Astoria Bookshop

2018 guest authors include: Gabe Habash, Min Jin Lee, Joan Silber, Hermione Hoby, Kanishk Tharoor, Cherise Wolas, Jared Harel, Morgan Jerkins, Rachel Lyon, Cynan Jones, Simeon Marsalis, Lynne Tillman, Chaya Babu, YZ Chin, Bridgett Davis, Rumaan Alam, Porochista Khakpour, Chelsea Hodson, Allie Rowbottom, Amanda Stern

These events are made possible in part by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

LIC Bar, 45-58 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101

All events are 8-10pm:
April 10, 2018
May 8, 2018
June 12, 2018
July 10, 2018
September 11, 2018
October 9, 2018
November 13, 2018
December 11, 2018

Free, no tickets required