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Daphne Merkin

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Events & Workshops 

Daphne Merkin has been interviewed

on the Following Podcasts

Previous Events FOR THE PAPERBACK LAUNCH OF
22 MINUTES OF UNCONDITIONAL LOVE

Literati Bookstore Virtual Event

Thursday, july 8th
at 6pm (EST)

Literati Bookstore Zoom Event Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with author Nessa Rapoport, author of Evening, for the paperback launch of 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love by Daphne Merkin. The event starts at at 6pm.  Here's the link to the Zoom event. 

Canio Books Virtual Event

Thursday, July 15th
at 7pm (EST)

Canio Books Zoom Event Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with Chip McGrath, New York Times journalist and former editor of  The New Yorker, for the paperback launch of 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love.  The event starts at 7pm (EST). To register, here's the link to the Zoom event. 

Books & Books Virtual Event

Tuesday, July 27th
at 7pm (EST)

Books & Books Zoom Event Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with author Mark Greif, author of Against Everything and one of the co-founders of N+1, for the paperback launch of 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love. The event starts at 7pm (EST). Here's the link to the Zoom event. 

92Y Virtual Class: The Literature of Desire With Daphne Merkin

Tuesdays, May 21-June 15, 2021

92Y  Zoom Class: In four powerful and candid virtual classes at the 92Y, acclaimed literary critic, essayist and novelist Daphne Merkin will consider three  books that she deems masterpieces of erotic writing. In the first session (May 25th), Merkin will discuss The Lover by Marguerite Duras. In the second session (June 1), she will discuss Nothing Natural by Jenni Diski and in session three (June 8th), she will discuss Simple Passion by Annie Ernaux. In the fourth and final session (June 15th), Daphne will be joined by feminist and psychologist Carol Gilligan and author/philosopher Mark Greif for a discussion of the meaning of desire, sexual obsession and the power dynamics of domination and submission. Registration info to come. 

McNally Jackson Books Virtual Launch

Thursday, July 16
at 7pm:

McNally Jackson Books Virtual Launch of 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love. Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with Deborah Solomon. RSVP here! 

McNally Jackson Books Virtual Launch

Thursday, July 16
at 7pm:

McNally Jackson Books Virtual Launch of 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love. Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with Deborah Solomon. RSVP here! 

Greenlight Bookstore virtual event

Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30 pm:

Greenlight Bookstore Virtual Event. Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with Meghan Daum. RSVP here! 

The Hampton Synagogue

Thursday, July 23 at 7:30pm:

The Hampton Synagogue, 24th Annual Author Discussion Series and nationwide telecast on JBC TV. A live, socially distanced reading and discussion with Daphne Merkin. 

154 Sunset Ave, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978.

RSVP Required: 631-288-0534, ext 10. 

Facebook: The Hampton Synagogue

Oblong Books Virtual Event

Wednesday, July 29 at 7:00pm:

Oblong Books & Music Virtual Event:   Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with Carol Gilligan. 

RSVP Here!

RJ JULIA BOOKSELLERS Virtual Event

Sunday, August 30 at 5:00pm:

RJ Julia Booksellers Virtual Event:   Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with David Shields. 

RSVP Here!

Shakespeare & Co. Virtual Event

Tuesday, Sept 1 at 6:30pm:

Shakespeare & Co Virtual Event:    Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with Nessa Rapoport about her new novel "Evening".

RSVP Here!

Chevalier's Books Virtual Event

Tuesday, December 7th at 7pm:

Chevalier's Books Virtual Event:    Daphne Merkin will be in conversation with author Laura Kipnis at 7pm Pacific time.