A Celebration of Albert Murray

An evening of readings to celebrate the centennial of Albert Murray — “an authority on soul from the days of old” (Duke Ellington) — upon publication of his Collected Essays and Memoirs by the Library of America.

Murray’s art possesses “the poet’s language, the novelist’s sensibility, the essayist’s clarity, the jazzman’s imagination and the gospel singer’s depth of feeling,” wrote The New Yorker.











When: Mon., Nov. 28, 2016 at 8:00 pm
Where: 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave.
212-415-5500
Price: $22
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An evening of readings to celebrate the centennial of Albert Murray — “an authority on soul from the days of old” (Duke Ellington) — upon publication of his Collected Essays and Memoirs by the Library of America.

Murray’s art possesses “the poet’s language, the novelist’s sensibility, the essayist’s clarity, the jazzman’s imagination and the gospel singer’s depth of feeling,” wrote The New Yorker.

Buy tickets/get more info now