Notable Los Angeles: 6/11–6/17

Pick one up for him. 7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. ***
Want your event listed in Notable Los Angeles? at Chevalier’s Books. 3 p.m. 8 p.m. 8 p.m. Tuesday 6/12:   Meredith Ponedel discusses and signs About Face: The Life and Times of Dottie Ponedel, Make-Up Artist to the Stars. Copies will be available for $10. He will be joined in conversation by Janet Mock and Patrisse Cullors. And once, he slew a dragon. Moore presents and discusses his debut memoir, No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black and Free in America. He studied creative writing at California State University Northridge, where he worked on The Northridge Review. 7 p.m. at The Last Bookstore. at Vroman’s Bookstore. He’ll probably like a new book, right? A.M. at the Barnsdall Gallery Theater. at Book Soup. $10/members free. at The Last Bookstore. Send an email with the information to [email protected]. Thursday 6/14:   Samantha Zighelboim reads from her debut collection of poems, The Fat Sonnets. NOT A CULT Presents: EPIC. He appeared at Dirty Laundry Lit’s “Love Sucks” event in February 2013, and has stories published in “Halloween Tales” and “Winter Horror Days” from Omnium Gatherum press. Wednesday 6/13:   Dhonielle Clayton discusses The Belles and Zoraida Cordova discusses Bruja Born. Spencer Wise reads from his debut novel The Emperor of Shoes. at Beyond Baroque. Saturday 6/16:   Violet Ramis Stiel discusses and signs Ghostbuster’s Daughter: Life with My Dad, Harold Ramis. at Stories Books and Cafe. 8 p.m. at Skylight Books. City of the Future: Sesshu Foster performs his poetry and discusses it (and so much more) with Jen Hofer and Will Alexander. Tell him I told you to. at Book Soup. Manuel Pastor presents and signs his new book, State of Resistance. at Vroman’s Bookstore. Tickets start at $30 (includes the book) here. at Vroman’s Bookstore. Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar discusses and signs The Map of Salt and Stars. ***
Logo art by   Max Winter. 7:30 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore. 7 p.m. 7:30 p.m. 27 Launch Party featuring Inger Wold Lund, Dan Meththananda, Lucie McLaughlin, W.E. at Book Soup. at Skylight Books. An evening with Alexis Rhone Fancher, Sonia Greenfield, and Eric Morago reading from their new poetry. 8 p.m. Meedo Taha reads from his debut novel, A Road to Damascus. Randy Jurado Ertll and Billy Burgos, discuss and sign The Adventures of El Cipitio: Las Aventuras del Cipitio (Illustrated Book) (Adventures of El Cipitio #2). 8 p.m. 7 p.m. Follow him on Twitter @_mythogenesis_. 7 p.m. They will be joined in conversation by Gretchen McNeil. Want your event listed here? reading series here in LA. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m. at Skylight Books. Johnny Kovatch presents 59 Hours. Xach Fromson is a native Angeleno and the co-host/co-founder of Shades & Shadows, a sci-fi/fantasy/horror/etc. at Chevalier’s Books. Michael Chabon discusses his new book, Pops: Fatherhood in Pieces. LA Times music critic Robert Hilburn presents and signs Paul Simon: The Life. 7 p.m. Email   [email protected]   with your event info and a brief description! Hosted by Brendan Constantine. at Vroman’s Bookstore. &laquo Previous post like this

Notable Los Angeles: 6/11–6/17

By Xach Fromson
June 11th, 2018

Monday 6/11:   Tom Papa discusses and signs Your Dad Stole My Rake: And Other Family Dilemmas. at Stories Books and Cafe. Ryan Stradal. Mower, Christopher Kang, and Eleanor Levine. 7 p.m. More from this author → She will be joined by Ruth Madievsky, author of Emergency Brake. 7 p.m. Mark Haskell Smith discusses and signs Blown. at Book Soup. 8 p.m. Homes discusses and signs Days of Awe: Stories. Sunday 6/17:   Happy Father’s Day! at Pop-Hop. 7 p.m. Allison Pearson discusses and signs How Hard Can It Be?. He received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of California Riverside Palm Desert Low Residency program, and is finishing his first novel. Skylight Books presents David Graeber discussing and signing his new book, Bullshit Jobs: A Theory, in conversation with Cory Doctorow. at Chevalier’s Books. Tickets are $20 here. Darnell L. Faultline Vol. Friday 6/15:   Jason Heller discusses and signs Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded. at Book Soup. 5 p.m. at the Skirball Cultural Center. 7:30 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe. 7 p.m. Book Soup presents Michael Chabon discussing his new book, Pops: Fatherhood in Pieces. Amy Meyerson reads from her debut novel The Bookshop of Yesterdays, with J.