Guerrilla Lit Reading Series

Because the pen is mightier than the Kalashnikov (we hope)

Wednesday, March 30th

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Dixon Place Presents The Guerrilla Lit Reading Series

We are pleased to announce that our reading scheduled for Wednesday, March 30th will feature Gint Aras, Jacob Appel, and Gordon Haber.

The reading will occur in the lounge at Dixon Place at 7:30 PM. The event is FREE and open to the public.

Gint Aras is the author of two novels, Finding the Moon in Sugar and The Fugue. His prose and translations have appeared in The St. Petersburg Review, Quarterly West, Antique Children, Criminal Class Review, The Good Men Project and other publications. Aras earned his MFA in Writing from Columbia University, and a BA in English and American Literature from the University of Illinois. He currently lives in Oak Park, IL with his family.

Jacob M. Appel’s first novel, The Man Who Wouldn’t Stand Up, won the 2012 Dundee International Book Award and his short story collection, Scouting for the Reaper, won the 2012 Hudson Prize. His most recent books include a novel, The Biology of Luck, an essay collection, Phoning Home and a short story collection, Einstein’s Beach House. Jacob’s short fiction has appeared in more than two hundred literary journals including Colorado Review, Gettysburg Review, Prairie Schooner, Southwest Review, Threepenny Review, Virginia Quarterly Review and West Branch.  His prose has won the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Award for the Short Story, the Arts & Letters Prize for Fiction, and the North American Review’s Kurt Vonnegut Prize, among many others. His stories have been short-listed for the O. Henry Award, Best American Short Stories, and the Pushcart Prize anthology.

Gordon Haber writes fiction, criticism and journalism. He is also the founder of the e-book publishing company Dutch Kills Press. He does not live in Brooklyn.

The Dixon Place Lounge is open before, during and after the show. Bar proceeds directly support DP’s artists and mission.

Directions:

Dixon Place
161A Chrystie Street, between Rivington and Delancey.

Nearby Subway Stops:
F to 2nd Avenue
J Z to Bowery
6 to Spring
M to Essex
B D to Grand

 

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