Events

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 7:00pm

An Evening with Karin Slaughter
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 7:00pm
Meet bestselling author Karin Slaughter as she introduces her new thriller in the Will Trent series, The Last Widow. Expect twists, secrets and surprises. Q&A and book signing to follow the presentation. Book sales courtesy of the Raven Bookstore.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 7:00pm

Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: The Common Good
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 7:00pm

Friday, August 30, 2019 - 7:00pm

Kevin Rabas
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
Kevin Rabas presents his new book Watch Your Head. By way of introducing the Watch Your Head, Linzi Garcia, who curated the poetry collection, says: “Take a twenty-year step back — a transformative time for Kevin Rabas. Between a head injury, divorce, friends... more

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

After Moby-Dick: An Anthology of New Poetry: Book Launch
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
Join the Lawrence Arts Center and the Raven Book Store for a book launch and poetry reading with editor and esteemed Melville scholar Elizabeth Schultz. After Moby~Dick is an anthology that includes sixty-one poems inspired by Melville’s seafaring epic novel. Poets... more
After Moby-Dick: An Anthology of New Poetry Book Launch
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
Join the Lawrence Arts Center and the Raven Book Store for a book launch and poetry reading with editor and esteemed Melville scholar Elizabeth Schultz. After Moby~Dick is an anthology that includes sixty-one poems inspired by Melville’s seafaring epic novel. Poets... more

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 11:45am

First Friday Book Group: Fierce Kingdom
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 11:45am

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 4:00pm

"Deaf Republic" with Ilya Kaminsky
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 4:00pm
Ilya Kaminsky will read from his latest book, Deaf Republic. The Raven Book Store will have copies of his work for sale and a signing will follow his reading. Deaf Republic opens in an occupied country in a time of political unrest. When soldiers breaking... more

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 7:30pm

Brittney Cooper: Eloquent Rage
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 7:30pm
Free Tickets Available via Universe.com: https://www.universe.com/events/humanities-lecture-series-brittney-cooper-eloquent-rage-tickets-lawrence-DRWX5M Brittney Cooper is a writer, teacher, public speaker, and the author of "Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers... more

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 12:00pm

Third Tuesday Book Group: Don't Eat Me
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 12:00pm

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 7:00pm

YAx3: Parker, Gratton, Cordova
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 7:00pm
To celebrate the release of Natalie C. Parker's Steel Tide, The Raven presents a panel of YA Authors in a wide-ranging discussion, featuring Tessa Gratton and Zoraida Cordova. Books by all three authors will be available for sale and signing after the panel.... more

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 7:00pm

Attica Locke and "Heaven My Home"
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
The thrilling follow-up to the award-winning Bluebird, Bluebird: Texas Ranger Darren Matthews is on the hunt for a boy who’s gone missing – but it’s the boy’s family of white supremacists who are his real target. 9-year-old Levi King knew he should have left for... more

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 7:00pm

Annalee Newitz and "The Future of Another Timeline"
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 7:00pm
Annalee Newitz will talk about her latest book, The Future of Another Timeline. The Raven will have copies of her book for sale, and a book signing will follow her talk. Because this event is on Rosh Hashanah, we will have an audio recording for those who are... more

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ben Lerner and "The Topeka School"
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 7:00pm
Ben Lerner will talk about his latest book, The Topeka School. The Raven Book Store will have copies of his work for sale, and a signing will follow his talk. Set in Topeka in the 1990s, far from the cities through which Lerner’s previous two protagonists have... more

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 12:00pm

Third Tuesday Book Group: Faithful Place
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 12:00pm

Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 12:00pm

Third Tuesday Book Group: Tied Up in Tinsel
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 12:00pm

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