Parties, panels and other notable media gatherings
WHAT: The Iraq War: Three Iraqi Journalists in NYC
WHO: Ali Fadhil, Zeyad Kasim, Ayub Nuri
WHERE: Club Quarters, 40 W 45th St
WHY YOU SHOULD GO: Three Iraqi
journalists studying in NYC journalism schools (NYU, CUNY, and Columbia School Of Journalism, respectively) come together to discuss the press coverage of the Iraq war. Free.
WHAT: The Long Road Home: A Story of War and Family
WHO: Martha Raddatz
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 1972 Broadway
WHY YOU SHOULD GO: ABC White House correspondent Raddatz presents her Iraq war account.
WHAT: Perfect From Now On: How Indie Rock Saved My Life
WHO: John Sellers
WHERE: Barnes and Noble, 675 Sixth Ave
WHY YOU SHOULD GO: The GQ and Time Out New York writer discusses his new memoir, which has nothing to do with the Iraq war.