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Pratt Insiders Past Events

Pratt Insiders enjoy an exclusive Q&A with authors and speakers before select public events. Past events include Wine & Words with President and CEO Heidi Daniel, a special behind-the-scenes brunch at Clavel, a sneak peak at the Pendry Hotel with interior designer Patrick Sutton, and an intimate dinner with award-winning YA author Nic Stone.

Missed an event? You can view this season's past public programs with speakers on the Library’s Facebook page. You do not need an account to view them. Enjoy!

Past Events

Pratt Insiders Wine & Words

Local sommelier Lucien Walsh

Wednesday, June 16 at 6 pm


Pratt Insiders Q&A with BD Wong

Wednesday, May 19 at 6:15 pm

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Pratt Insiders Q&A with Elizabeth Gilbert

Author of Eat, Pray, Love

Wednesday, April 28 at 6:15 pm


Pratt Insiders Q&A with Jenna Bush Hager

Author of Everything Beautiful In Its Time

Thursday, April 15 at 6:15 pm


Pratt Insiders Q&A with Amber Ruffin

Tuesday, January 19, at 7 pm

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Pratt Insiders Q&A with Devin Allen & DeRay Mckesson

Tuesday, November 10 at 7 pm

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Pratt Insiders Q&A with Sidney Clifton and Matthew Cherry

Author of Hair Love

Tuesday, October 13 at 7 pm

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Pratt Insiders Q&A with Karamo Brown

Wednesday, September 30, at 7 pm

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Pratt Insiders Q&A with Dapper Dan

Author of Made in Harlem

Tuesday, September 15, at 7 pm

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