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Examined Life, Tomorrow, Brooklyn

At this time tomorrow, we, and we hope you, will be enjoying Astra Taylor’s magnificent philoso-flick Examined Life, together with Astra herself and her sister Sunauara. It’s a special Killing…

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Chicago — Tonight’s the Night!

For everyone in and around the Windy City, be sure to get on out to Quimby’s tonight for the Believer, Beware: First-Person Dispatches from the Margins of Faith book party!…

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KtB Live: Frank Schaeffer, 11/5/09

On November 5, 2009, Frank Schaeffer appeared at a Killing the Buddha event at Lolita Bar in New York City to read from his latest book, Patience for God. What…

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You Had to Be There

Just one of the people you missed if you missed tonight’s reading.

Successor to the Sopranos

You Had to Be There

Just one of the people you missed if you missed tonight’s reading.

Examined Life

11/18 in NYC: Examine Your Life with Astra and Sunaura Taylor

Come join us for an evening’s stroll in the world of ideas! Wednesday, November 18th, 2009, 6:30 – 9:00 pm Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture 53 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn,…

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Frank Schaeffer tonight: KtB then Rachel Maddow

We just heard from Frank Schaeffer, who is reading in just a few hours at Lolita Bar at a special KtB event that all you New Yorkers should really come…

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Jeff and Sekou Speak in Brooklyn Tomorrow!

Tomorrow evening is your big chance to get your Halloween fun started right with not one but two Killing the Buddha speakers at the Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture. Jeff…

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Reverend Billy Remembers Brad Will

Priya Warcry asks for New Yorkers to join Reverend Billy’s Rainforest themed parade from 5:30-6:30. Tuesday Oct 27th Reverend Billy joins with RainForest Relief, NYC Climate Action Group and Friends…

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Jeff Sharlet in Palm Beach, Oct. 26

Florida Buddha killers: Come talk fundamentalism with me this Monday, Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m, at the Kravis Center’s Cohen Pavilion, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., in West Palm Beach. I’ll be discussing…

Frank Schaeffer

Frank Schaeffer & KtB in NYC on November 5th

Nobody knows better than Frank Schaeffer what he’s up against. Together with his father Francis, he was one of the architects of the modern conservative evangelical movement, and he has…


Believer, Beware in Chicago!

So a transgender cowboy, a pornographer/Bible teacher, and a nostalgic former fundamentalist walk into a bookstore. It’s not a joke; it’s what will happen at Quimby’s Saturday, November 14 at…

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Texas, Are You There?

There’s been some discussion of a Killing the Buddha event in Texas. A certain former very senior employee of the U.S. government has volunteered his solar powered ranch as a…

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Quince Mountain in NYC Tomorrow

We said it last week, and we’ll say it again. If you’re in New York tomorrow night, be sure not to miss our very own Quince Mountain‘s appearance with New…

Sharlet and Sekou

Hear Jeff Sharlet discuss The Family on October 29th

What’s scarier than your Halloween plans? You guessed it: The Family, the “secret fundamentalism at the heart of American power” that our very own Jeff Sharlet chronicled in his bestselling…

Quince Mountain reading at the Believer, Beware release event.

Hear Q in NYC (and That Hilton Als Guy)

Now hear this! Quince Mountain, a KtB good-old-boy if there ever was one, will be reading on Tuesday with Hilton Als, the celebrated writer for the New Yorker and the…

Guernica meets KtB

Wednesday in NYC: KtB & Guernica Meet-Up

Please note: there has been a location change. This Wednesday the 30th we’re joining our friends at Guernica for a special meet-up in New York City. It’ll be an informal…

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Recession Special: Buddha Killing in L.A.

Live in the Los Angeles area? Have the perfect Buddha-killing story but need to work on how to tell it? Low on cash? You’re in luck. KtB contributor extraordinaire Gordon…