Literary Events in Los Angeles for the week of January 28, 2019

Issue 123

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TUESDAY


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Audrey Harris and Matthew Gleeson discuss their translation of Amparo Dávila’s The Houseguest

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027


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Publication Party! Gregg Hurwitz discusses and signs Out of the Dark

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019
6:30pm to 7:30pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore
225 26th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90402


WEDNESDAY


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Thomas Perry discusses and signs The Burglar

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019
7:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101


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Madhuri Vijay reads from her debut novel The Far Field

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027


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Otis College presents Andre Dubus III at The Forum

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


THURSDAY


PEN Emerging Voices Welcome Party

Join Judy Choi, Anthony Hoang, Fajer Alexander Khansa, T.K. Lê, and Dare Williams for short readings.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:00-9:00
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE)
6522 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026


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Sam Lipsyte reads from Hark

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Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:30
Skylight Books
1818 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027


Not Your Average Thriller

The Last Bookstore presents four thriller/crime writers with their most recent books: Eric Beetner with “All the Way Down,” Sarah Chen with “The Night of the Flood,” Roger Angle with “The Disappearance of Maggie Collins,” and Gray Basnight with “Flight of the Fox.”
Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:30
The Last Bookstore
453 South Spring Street
Ground Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013


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A Conversation with Crazy Rich Asians author Kevin Kwan

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Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Garrison Theater
Scripps College 241 E. 10th Street
Claremont, CA 91711 United States



SATURDAY


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Michelle Tea reads from the final installment fo her YA trilogy Castle on the River Vistual with Brendan Scannell

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Saturday, February 2, 2019
5:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027


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SUNDAY


It’s 5 o’clock Somewhere

With authors Janet Fitch, John Tottenham, Derek D. Brown, Diana Wagman, and Sandy Yang.
Sunday, February 3, 2019
5pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


Why There Are Words – Los Angeles presents This Is Definitely Not the Super Bowl

Join hosts Patrick O’Neil and Ashley Perez with authors Dennis Cruz, Alex Espinoza, Anita Gill, Natalie Graham, Lauren Marks, Sarah Stone.
Sunday, February 3, 2019
6:30pm
KaffeBaren
1000 South Olive St. (at Olympic Blvd.)
Los Angeles, CA 90015