Events

TUESDAY, JULY 16, 2024

WORDTheatre: THE STORIES OF BRAD WATSON: A TRIBUTE
At The Players
16 Gramercy Park South, NYC 10003

On the W.W. Norton publication date of There is Happiness: New and Collected Stories, WORDTheatre will present selections of Brad’s work with an extraordinary cast!

Bellamy Young
Chiké Okonkwo
Jordan Boatman
Mary Beth Peil
Richard Schiff
Vincent Piazza


6:00 PM Reception • Cash Bar &  Book Sale
7:00 PM Performance

Introduction by Alane Salierno Mason, Senior Editor W.W. Norton
Curated, Produced & Directed by Cedering Fox

Songs performed by Bellamy Young with Jonathan Mastro on piano.

For more information about this event, visit WORDTheatre.org/events 


TUESDAY, JULY 16, 2024

Square Books
160 Courthouse Square
Oxford, MS

662-236-2262

“Join Square Books in celebrating the last collected works of author Brad Watson with a reading of There Is Happiness: New and Selected Stories. The event will take place on Tuesday, July 16th, at 5:30PM at Off Square Books.” 


SUNDAY, JULY 21, 2024

Thank You Books
5502 Crestwood Blvd, Unit B
Birmingham, AL

205-202-3021

“Join us along with a panel of writers, colleagues, and friends of the late Mississippi writer Brad Watson as we celebrate the posthumous publication of There Is Happiness: New and Selected Storieswith brief readings and a discussion on Watson’s life and work.” 


More events will be posted as details become available.