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Festival: This Is How It's Gonna Be

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If you have any interest in doing surveillance on me, here are my whereabouts for the next two and a half days. I’ll be posting as often as possible throughout the festival—and if you see me, please come say hello. The delicious illustration to the left is by Newyorkette, a.k.a. Carolita Johnson, and the much lusher and more detailed version (with trademark CAJ) is here.

Friday, October 6:
7 p.m.: Donald Antrim and Tobias Wolff
9:30 p.m.: Gary Shteyngart and George Saunders
10 p.m.-2 a.m.: New Yorker Dance Party, hosted by Sasha Frere-Jones, with special guest d.j. Michael Mayer

Saturday, October 7:
10 a.m.: Steve Martin and Roz Chast
12 p.m.: Andy Borowitz and Matt Diffee & co. (The Rejection Collection) book signing
1 p.m. Tom Stoppard and John Lahr
4 p.m. Justice Breyer and Jeffrey Toobin
4 p.m. If I can manage to split into two like a planarium: David Remnick signs Reporting at Union Square B&N
7:30 p.m.: Milos Forman and David Denby
10 p.m. New Pornographers and Jim Surowiecki

Sunday, October 8:
10 a.m.: Editing Master Class
11 a.m., planarium duty: Trillin signs books at Union Square B&N, Barry Lyndon screening
12 p.m.: Man of the Year screening with Lillian Ross
3 p.m.: Donald Antrim and George Saunders sign books at Union Square B&N
4 p.m.: Zadie Smith

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