Literary Events in Los Angeles for the Week of October 14, 2019

Issue 160

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TUESDAY


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Gar Haywood discusses and signs Good Man Gone Bad

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

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Nicholas Meyer discusses and signs The Adventure of the Peculiar Protocols

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019
6:30pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402

WEDNESDAY


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Otis College Presents Xuan Juliana Wang

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019
7:30pm
The Forum, Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA. 90045

THURSDAY


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Los Angeles Pop-Up Cocktails with Melissa Broder & Petra Collins

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Thursday, October 17, 2019
7pm
Hollywood
Location details provided once ticket is purchased.

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Book Soup and 826LA present an evening with Zadie Smith and Viet Thanh Nguyen

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Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:00pm ~ $32 includes book
First Congregational Church of Los Angeles
540 South Commonwealth Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90020

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Aziza Barnes discusses her debut novel The Blind Pig with Yesika Salgado

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Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Ta-Nehisi Coates, with Ryan Coogler, discusses his novel The Water Dancer

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Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:30pm
West Angeles Cathedral
3600 Crenshaw Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90016

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Steph Cha celebrates her new novel Your House Will Pay

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Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:00pm
B&N at The Grove
Los Angeles, CA 90036


FRIDAY


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Lucy Ives reads from her new novel Loudermilk

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Friday, October 18, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Chip Jacobs discusses and signs Arroyo

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Friday, October 18, 2019
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101

SATURDAY


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POC United launch their new anthology Graffiti

Join writers Gary Dauphin, Tamika Thompson, Pallavi Dhawan, Kanika Punwani, Ramy El-Etreby and Vickie Vértiz.
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Saturday, October 19, 2019
5:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

PAG-IBIG: Celebrating Filipino Diaspora in Romantic Fiction

The Ripped Bodice is celebrating Filipino History Month with a panel featuring authors Tif Marcelo (The Key To Happily Ever After), Mia Hopkins (Thirsty), Maida Malby (Boracay Vows), and Sarah Smith (Faker). Moderated by Ezrah Lasolah-Tuble, bookstagrammer and book blogger at I Heart Romance & YA.
Saturday, October 19, 2019
3pm
The Ripped Bodice
Main Street
Culver City, CA

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Christina Hoag reads from her YA novel Girl on the Brink

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Saturday, October 19, 2019
1-5pm
She-lon: Women’s Autumn Artists’ Salon
The Coffee Gallery
2029 Lake Ave.,
Altadena, CA

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SUNDAY


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Ashley Wurzbacher, in conversation with Allie Rowbottom, discusses and signs Happy Like This

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Sunday, October 20, 2019
4:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

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Michael Frank discusses and signs What Is Missing

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Sunday, October 20, 2019
3pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402