November 17, 2011 | Westbeth Center for the Arts | New York City

PEN hosted an evening of literary readings in the warmth of the Westbeth artist residency located in the West Village. A 100-strong crowd followed their resident guides into the maze-like upper floors of Westbeth to take in live readings. Each of the readings was hosted by a different resident who generously opened their apartment to readers and audience alike.

Lev Grossman has written for the Village Voice, Entertainment Weekly, Time Out New York and the New York Times. He reads  from his latest book, “The Magician King”, sequel to his 2009 bestseller “The Magicians”.

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