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Stories We Tell Ourselves: A Literary Evening for the Parents

06/07/13 | 7pm

Bank Street Bookstore

2780 Broadway Map

212-678-1654

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07-06-2013 12:00:00 07-06-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Stories We Tell Ourselves: A Literary Evening for the Parents | 7pm Essayist and novelist Michelle Herman visits to talk about her new book, "Stories We Tell Ourselves" and the recently reissued "The Middle of Everything: Memoirs of Motherhood." Enjoy a meet & greet with refreshments as Michelle reads from both books, followed by a talk and Q&A. The discussion will revolve around the discoveries of parenthood: the cost of trying to make motherhood a "do-over,"; the perils of "perfection" as a mother (even if you succeed); the way a child reveals herself to her parents and to herself, without intention; and the mysteries and wonders of the connections between children and their parents, grandparents and friends. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=136860 Bank Street Bookstore Bank Street Bookstore

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Essayist and novelist Michelle Herman visits to talk about her new book, "Stories We Tell Ourselves" and the recently reissued "The Middle of Everything: Memoirs of Motherhood."

Enjoy a meet & greet with refreshments as Michelle reads from both books, followed by a talk and Q&A. The discussion will revolve around the discoveries of parenthood: the cost of trying to make motherhood a "do-over,"; the perils of "perfection" as a mother (even if you succeed); the way a child reveals herself to her parents and to herself, without intention; and the mysteries and wonders of the connections between children and their parents, grandparents and friends.

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