An annual summer tradition, this festival formerly known as Word for Word returns to the Bryant Park reading room this summer with an array of authors across all genres. Among the highlights this year are: Chris Pavone with Alafair Burke (May 25); a memoir panel featuring CNN's Tom Foreman, American Supermodel Pat Cleveland, Tin House Magazine editor Rob Spillman and Men's Health's Eric Spitznagel (June 15); a celebration of fashion with Michael Gross and Alina Cho (July 20); and a historical fiction panel with Anna Soloman and Radha Vastal (August 3). For more information and the complete lineup, visit bryantpark.org.
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