Book signing party with Ada Calhoun and Michael Sean Edwards

Join us at Exit9 Gift Emporium as we celebrate Lower East Side History Month!  See the full schedule of events at #eastvillageloves

Relax with a glass of wine while we hear from these two East Village historians.   

Thursday May 12 at 6pm

Come hear the sweet words of Ada Calhoun as she reads from her recently released book St. Marks Is Dead: The Many Lives of America’s Hippest Street.  Listen to her first hand account of growing up on the streets of our beloved and ever changing East Village neighborhood.   Purchase a copy of her book and get is personalized just for you. 

Plus, Michael Sean Edwards will present photographs from his book Past Future Past, East Village 1978-1980. Michael's book will also be available for purchase and signing. Hehas been living and photographing in the East Village since 1978.  This is the first published collection of his early work.


This event is in celebration of Lower East Side History Month! See the full schedule of events at