In-Store Signing: Ed Simon

In-Store Book Signing
with Ed Simon

Saturday, June 15 2024
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM


We are delighted to have local author Ed Simon stop by the store to sign copies of his book, The Soul of Pittsburgh, which explores the nature of the Yinzer and how the Steel City shapes anyone who is fortunate to call it home. We hope to see you there!


Ed Simon is the Executive Director of Belt Media Collaborative and the Editor-in-Chief for Belt Magazine and an emeritus staff writer at The Millions, which the New York Times has called the “indispensable literary site,” as well as being a monthly columnist for both 3 Quarks Daily and LitHub. A 2023 listed notable in The Best American Essays edited by Vivian Gornick, Simon is the author of over a dozen books, including An Alternative History of Pittsburgh from Belt Publishing and Pandemonium: A Visual History of Demonologya work of illustrated nonfiction released by Abrams. His essays have appeared in The Atlantic, The Paris Review Daily, The Washington Post, Newsweek, Poetry, McSweeney’s, Aeon, Jacobin, Salon, The New Republic and The New York Times among dozens of others, while his anonymous reviews appear in Publishers Weekly.

The Soul of Pittsburgh: Essays on Life, Community and History By Ed Simon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781467157315
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: History Press - May 13th, 2024

Event address: 
Penguin Bookshop
417 Beaver Street
Sewickley, PA 15143
Event date: 
Saturday, June 15, 2024 - 1:00pm