Archive | July, 2012

The Norman Mailer Center Presents Two Book Readings and Discussions with its President Lawrence Schiller

11 Jul

Thursday, August 2nd – Strand Books : 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

New York Times best-selling author, Lawrence Schiller talks about his new book Marilyn and Me.

Join writer, director, photojournalist Lawrence Schiller as he discusses and shows his photos of Marilyn Monroe from his new book Marilyn and Me. Schiller’s book was the cover story of June’s Vanity Fair magazine.

Lawrence Schiller has photographed legends like Robert F. Kennedy, Muhammad Ali, Bette Davis and Paul Newman. This is his eleventh book. His previous collaborations include The Executioner’s Song with Norman Mailer.

Please see the Strand Bookstore’s website for admission information for this event.

The event will be located in the Strand’s 3rd floor Rare Book Room at our store at 828 Broadway at 12th Street in New York City.

Saturday, August 4th – 7 Bayview Road (NOT AVENUE!), Sag Harbor, New York : 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM

The Norman Mailer Center and Writers Colony 

with Jason Epstein and BookHampton 

request the pleasure of your company at the home of David Margolick

(see address above) 





with readings by

Lawrence Schiller (Marilyn & Me)

and J. Michael Lennon (Mailer’s authorized biographer)

reading from the chapter on Monroe from his forthcoming book.

Wine and Hors D’oeuvres will be served.

RSVP required to: or 646 961 3241