Open City 2011 Benefit Party

Please join Open City's Board of Directors and the Benefit Committee
for a party to celebrate the publication of
They’re at It Again:
Stories from Twenty Years of Open City

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
7–10 p.m.
The Home of Wendy Flanagan and Chris O’Malley
162 East 92nd Street
New York City 

The evening will feature readings by
Sam Lipsyte & Amine Wefali

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres | Festive attire

Tickets start at $100. Funds raised will
support the continuation of Open City Books
Click here to RSVP

Thomas Beller
Clara Bingham
Joan Bingham
Vanessa Lilly
Wendy Flanagan
David Goodwillie
Alex Kuczynski
Joanna Yas

Noah Baumbach
Elizabeth Beller
Commissioner Adrian Benepe
Sam Brumbaugh
Paula Cooper
Holly Dando
Adrian Dannatt
Belle & Henry Davis
Laura Fontana & John Moore
Vanessa & John Lilly
William Morton
Nancy Novogrod
Beatrice von Rezzori
Richard Serra
Ira Silverberg
Ben Stiller
Shelley Wanger
Dean Wareham & Britta Phillips

There are three RSVP options:

1. If you would like to reserve your tickets and pay at the door, send an email to with your name, the name of your guest(s), which ticket option you'd like (see below), and your phone number. We'll hold spots for you and you can pay by credit card or check at the door.

2. If you prefer to pay in advance, either print out the below form and mail it in (address below) or call 212.625.9048 to pay by credit card over the phone.

4 To pay by PayPal, click next to the option you'd like.

Please see the below ticket options.

$100___ Individual tickets
__Please check here if you’d like a writer to receive one of these tickets.

$250 ___ Contributor tickets (includes 5 Open City Books of your choice)

$500 ___ Donor tickets (includes full catalog of Open City Books)

$1000 ___ Patron tickets (includes full catalog of Open City Books and ten back issues)

__I cannot attend but would like to support Open City by making a tax-deductible donation of $________

To mail your payment, fill out the form below and send to Open City, 270 Lafayette Street, Suite 1412, New York, NY 10012.



City State Zip:

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My check for $________ is enclosed
(Please make checks payable to Open City)

Please charge my:
__American Express

Card number:
Expiration date:

Open City is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. All contributions are tax-deductible minus the $30 fair market value of each ticket. Written acknowledgement of all contributions will be provided. All tickets will be held at the door.

Please call 212.625.9048 or email with any questions.