Literary Events in Los Angeles for the Week of March 9, 2020

Issue 178

PLEASE NOTE THAT MANY EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS. PLEASE BE SURE TO DOUBLE CHECK THAT AN EVENT IS HAPPENING (OR, YOU KNOW, JUST STAY HOME)


MONDAY


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Elizabeth Crowens discusses and signs The Time Traveler Professor, Book Two: A Pocketful of Lodestones

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Monday, March 9, 2020
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

TUESDAY


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Scripps College Presents April Dávila @ Noon

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
12:15
Hampton Room, Scripps College
1030 Columbia Ave.
Claremont, CA

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Celia Laskey, with Amy Spalding, discusses and signs Under the Rainbow

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

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Neda Disney reads from her Debut Short Story Collection Planting Wolves

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Authors Deanna Raybourn and Jennifer J. Chow discuss Their Latest Works

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
7:00pm
The Ripped Bodice
Main Street
Culver City, CA

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Writers Bloc Presents Colum McCann

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
7:30pm ~ $20-38
The Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N Sepulveda Blvd,
Los Angeles, CA

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Robert Ward reads from his latest novel The Stone Carrier

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020
7pm
Small World Books
1407 Ocean Front Walk
Venice, CA

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WEDNESDAY


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OTIS College presents Sawako Nakayasu

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020
7:30pm
OTIS College Forum, Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA. 90045

THURSDAY


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Roy Freirich, in conversation with Jeff Dorchen, discusses and signs Deprivation

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Thursday, March 12, 2020
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Boulevard
West Hollywood, CA 90069

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Scott Phillips discusses That Left Turn At Albuquerque

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Thursday, March 12, 2020
7:00pm
Chevalier’s Books
126 N Larchmont Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90004


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Publish The Book You Want To Write at Beverly Hilton FREE Workshop

FREE workshop to get the secrets for writing and publishing the book you’ve dreamed of but didn’t know how to write. Bestselling author Cydney O’Sullivan, shares her “Author-ize” system at “Celebrity Fast Track” at Beverly Hilton March 13-15. More information here.

FRIDAY


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CANCELED: Julian Tepper discusses and signs Between the Records

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Friday, March 13, 2020
7:00pm
Book Soup
8818 Sunset Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

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CANCELED: Jessi Jezewska Stevens discusses her debut novel The Exhibition of Persephone Q with Amina Cain

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Friday, March 13, 2020
7:30pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

SATURDAY


CANCELED: UC Irvine MFA Students Read From Their Work

Readers will include: Leandro Fefer, Lauren Swift, Maggie Love, and Steven Bankert
Saturday, March 14, 2020
5:00pm
Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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SUNDAY


An evening of Literary Readings with Lou Mathews, Ron L. Dowell, Susan Berman, Sandy Yang, Michelle Latiolais, hosted by Nathalie Kramer

Sunday, March 15, 2020
4pm
Garden Terrace Room
Annenberg Community Beach House
415 Pacific Coast Hwy
Santa Monica, CA

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Anita Abriel discusses and signs The Light After the War

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Sunday, March 15, 2020
4:00pm
Vroman’s Bookstore
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101