Readings & Events
Please mark your calendars for the following readings or events:
August 12-14, Characterization writing workshop, Iowa Writers House, http://www.iowawritershouse.org/new-events/
September 15, Book launch party for The Virginity of Famous Men, Bookends & Beginnings, Evanston, IL, 6:30 p.m.
September 16, Reading, Anderson's Bookstore, 7 p.m., Naperville, IL
September 21, The Writers, workshop discussion, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Glencoe, IL
September 21, Reading with Gioia Diliberto, author of Diane von Furstenberg: A Life Unwrapped, at Women and Children First Bookstore, 5233 N. Clark St., Chicacgo, 7:30 p.m.
September 22, Novel structure lecture, 7 p.m., Northbrook Public Library, 1201 N. Cedar Lane, Northbrook, IL
September 23, Reading with novelist Gina Frangello, 7 p.m., Boswell Books, 2559 N. Downer Ave., Milwaukee
September 25, Chicago Writers conference, Panel discussion on the writing process with Miles Harvey and Patricia McNair, 9 a.m., 525 S. State St., Chicago, IL
September 28, Reading at Purdue University, 7 p.m., W. Lafayette, IN (campus location TBA)
September 30 - October 2, Harbor Springs Festival of Books, Harbor Springs, MI, (events TBA)
October 5, Joint reading with Zoe Zolbrod, author of The Telling, at City Lit Books, 2523 N. Kedzie Blvd., Chicacgo, 6:30 p.m.
October 9, KGB Bar reading series, 7 p.m., 85 E. 4th St, New York, NY
October 13, Reading with Kristin FitzPatrick, DePaul University, Lincoln Park campus, 6 p.m. (building address TBA)
October 15, Reading with novelist Shawn Shiflett, author of Hey Liberal!, 3 p.m., 57th Street Books, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, 773.752.4381
October 19, Reading with novelist and Renaissance scholar Grace Tiffany, author most recently of Gunpowder Percy, at Literati Bookstore, 7 p.m., 124 E. Washington St., Ann Arbor, MI
October 26, Chicago Public Library Foundation Banquet, 6 - 9 p.m., UIC Forum, Chicago
November 2, Reading with novelist Renee Rosen, 7 p.m, the Book Stall, 811 Elm St., Winnetka, IL
November 3, Conversation & reading with novelists Lori Ostlund and Anne Raeff, 7:30 p.m., Women and Children First, 5233 N. Clark St., Chicago
November 10, Visiting Writer, Sandburg High School, 13300 S. LaGrange Rd, Orland Park
November 15, Assistance League - Chicagoland West, Books n' Brunch benefit reading and luncheon, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., the Abbington, Glen Ellyn, IL
November 17, Off-Campus Writers Workshop, Craft lecture on creating conflict in fiction, Winnetka Community House, 9:45 a.m. - 12 p.m., Winnetka, IL
May 10, Off-Campus Writers Workshop, Craft lecture, Winnetka Community House, 9:45 a.m. - 12 p.m., Winnetka, IL