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(Sponsor of the Man Booker Prize)


Bumble Bee Patron

BUY TICKETS

Tuesday, October 29th

7:00pm Canapes, Cocktails and Silent Auction

8:00pm Bee


The Place to Bee! The Standard, High Line, High Line Room 3rd Floor
848 Washington Street New York, NY

Brave Spelling Bees so far!

Jonathan Burnham (Publisher, HarperCollins) Rosanne Cash (COMPOSED: A MEMOIR) Carmela Ciuraru (NOM DE PLUME: A (SECRET) HISTORY OF PSEUDONYMS Rigoberto González (AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MY HUNGERS) Lev Grossman (THE MAGICIAN KING) Tayari Jones (SILVER SPARROW) Robert Levine (WEEP, SHUDDER, DIE: A GUIDE TO LOVING OPERA) Colum McCann (TRANSATLANTIC) Patrick McGrath (CONSTANCE) Sara Nelson (Editorial Director, Amazon.com) Arthur Phillips (THE TRAGEDY OF ARTHUR) Elissa Schappell (BLUEPRINTS FOR BUILDING BETTER GIRLS) Liesl Schillinger (WORDBIRDS) Darin Strauss (HALF A LIFE) Adelle Waldman (THE LOVE AFFAIRS OF NATHANIAL P) Rebecca Wolff (Fence) Hanya Yanagihara (THE PEOPLE IN THE TREES)

Emcee

Ben Greenman (WHAT HE'S POISED TO DO)

Judge

Jesse Sheidlower (President, AMERICAN DIALECT SOCIETY)

Auction

Silent Auction throughout the evening!

Beekeeper Sponsors
We thank you for your Stalwart Speller contribution!
$250 (Patron ticket) / $100 (Stalwart Speller) / $40 (CLMP member / Starving poet)

*all but $25 per ticket is tax-deductible



Tickets are no longer available for purchase online. You're encouraged to come and buy them at the door!