As more and more members join us here in the SheWrites community (closing in on 3,400!), we continue to see many great and diverse events happening all over the country. Here’s what’s going on this week:
is hosting Literary Death Match
at 8pm on August 11 at CineSpace
. The event will feature Joshua Lyon, Melinda Hill, Rich Ferguson, Chris “Whitey” Erickson, Mark Sarvas, Sarah Thyre, and Alison Becker.
SW member D.L. King
is starting off her West Coast book tour
at Hustler Hollywood
on August 12 at 7pm. She’ll be reading and signing her new book Where the Girls Are: Urban Lesbian Erotica
. Her book tour will also find her in San Francisco at The Center for Sex and Culture on August 14th, in Portland at The Q Center on the 16th, and in Seattle at The Center for Sex-Positive Culture on August 17th.
Northwestern University will play host to the Summer Writers’ Conference
featuring the “Writers in Cyberspace” panel, featuring SW member Kate Harding
, along with Wendy McClure and Claire Zulkey. The panel will be at University Hall on August 13 from 9-10am.
Little Falls, NJ
The Fine Grind
will play host to a book signing for Diane Lockward’s
second poetry book, What Feeds Us
, on August 15 at 10am.
Lincoln City, OR
will be on hand at Bob’s Books
on August 15 from 12-3pm to sign copies of her various books for the Lincoln City Book Fair.
SW member Nancy Agabian
will be a part of a reading called Our Side: A Creative Nonfiction Read on on Cultural Identity
which will be held at Topaz Arts
on August 16 from 1-4pm.
will be doing a reading and book signing of Children of the Waters
from 6-8pm on August 16 at West Side Books
Thanks to everyone for sharing their events this week, and remember that you too can list your event, just by clicking on “events
” above and creating a listing.