In Conversation + Diversity In Humor Panel
Mar
23
3:30 PM15:30

In Conversation + Diversity In Humor Panel

In Conversation: A conversation between the most interesting and accomplished writers, editors, and creators in the comedy writing world. Our guests will share their processes, experiences, and tips. A great chance to hear from and ask questions of the best! Lineups announced soon.

Diversity In Humor Panel: A probing discussion and Q&A about diversity in the humor and satire world, why and how a diversity of voices benefits, as well as advice and thoughts from experienced and talented writers, editors, and more.

Tickets through the Caveat site here!

21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
Doors 3:00pm / Show 3:30pm
Tickets: $25 adv / $30 door
Festival Pass: $75 for all three shows
*Early Bird Festival Pass - available through 1/31 only*: $65
21+

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A SUPERSIZED Evening Of Humorous Readings
Mar
23
7:00 PM19:00

A SUPERSIZED Evening Of Humorous Readings

Literary humorists reading their most literary humor! 

An Evening of Humorous Readings is a long-running, popular show of literary humorists reading their most literary humor! The show is a showcase of short humor, like the kind you find on McSweeney’s or Shouts and Murmurs, read aloud by the people who wrote them. An Evening of Humorous Readings has featured writers from Saturday Night Live, Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Onion, The New Yorker, and more! Buy your ticket or festival pass here.

Lineup TBD, stay tuned!

21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
Doors 6:30pm / Show 7:00pm
Tickets: $20 adv / $25 door
Festival Pass: $75 for all three shows
*Early Bird Festival Pass - available through 1/31 only*: $65
21+

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Panel: Writing, Selling, and Promoting the Humor Book
Mar
24
1:00 PM13:00

Panel: Writing, Selling, and Promoting the Humor Book

Sunday, 3/24 at 1:00pm
(tickets here)

Come to Magnet Theater (254 W 29th St.) on Sunday, 3/24 at 1pm for a 75 minute panel on the wonderful world of humor and satire books. You'll hear from writers, agents, booksellers, and marketers as we discuss the process from the initial idea (or viral piece!) to the writing process to getting the book into the hands of readers. This panel is geared toward straightforward tips and professional advice. Moderated by Caitlin Kunkel, co-founder of the festival and co-author of 2018 humor gift book New Erotica for Feminists: Satirical Fantasies of Love, Lust, and Equal Pay.

NOT INCLUDED IN THE FESTIVAL PASS

Lineup:

  • Sarah Cooper (author of 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in MeetingsHow to be Successful Without Hurting Men's Feelings

  • Susan Raihofer (literary agent at The David Black Agency)

  • Taylor Moore (Kickstarter)

  • Kimberly Harrington (McSweeney's, author of the humorous essay book Amateur Hour: Motherhood in Essays and Swear Words)

  • Emily Berg (manager, Books & Books Key West)

  • Additional guests added closer to the event!

Ticket Price: $20

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Writing For The Screen Panel + Mini-Crit/Networking
Mar
24
3:30 PM15:30

Writing For The Screen Panel + Mini-Crit/Networking

A panel discussion featuring writers from The Opposition, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, and other NY-based shows, together to talk about how they use humor and satire in their day jobs and the process of applying to and writing for TV. Stick around after for a chance to network with other writers, agents, and managers and to pitch your work! Buy your ticket here.

21 A Clinton Street, New York, NY 10002
Doors 3:00pm / Show 3:30pm
Tickets: $35 adv / $40 door
Festival Pass: $75 for all three shows
*Early Bird Festival Pass - available through 1/31 only*: $65
21+

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