Guerrilla Lit Reading Series

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Wednesday, June 29th

Dixon Place Presents The Guerrilla Lit Reading Series

We are pleased to announce that our reading scheduled for Wednesday, June 29th will feature John Reed, Tim Murphy, and Vincent Zandri.

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

John Reed is the author of Snowball’s ChanceAll The World’s a Grave, and other works; Free Boat: Collected Lies and Love Poems is forthcoming from C&R Press (2016). More at JohnReed.org/about

Tim Murphy‘s novel Christodora, about a New York family’s 40-year saga through the city’s AIDS years and their aftermath, will be published by Grove on August 2. Tim has reported on HIV/AIDS for twenty years, for such publications as POZ Magazine, where he was an editor and staff writer, Out, Advocate, and New York Magazine, where his cover story on the new HIV-prevention pill regimen PrEP was nominated for a GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Magazine Journalism. He also covers LGBT issues, arts, pop culture, travel, and fashion for publications including The New York Times and Condé Nast Traveler. He has published two previous novels, Getting Off Clean and The Breeders Box. He lives in Brooklyn and the Hudson Valley.

Winner of the 2015 PWA Shamus Award and the 2015 ITW Thriller Award for Best Original Paperback Novel, Vincent Zandri is the New York Times, USA Today, and Amazon No.1 bestselling author of more than 20 novels including The Remains, Moonlight Weeps, Everything Burns, Orchard Grove, and When Shadows Come. His list of publishers include Delacorte, Dell, Down & Out Books, Thomas & Mercer and Polis Books. An MFA in Writing graduate of Vermont College, Zandri’s work is translated in the Dutch, Russian, French, Italian, and Japanese. Recently, Zandri was the subject of a major feature by the New York Times. He has also made appearances on Bloomberg TV and FOX news. In December 2014, Suspense Magazine named Zandri’s, The Shroud Key, as one of the Best Books of 2014. A freelance photo-journalist and the author of the popular lit blog, The Vincent Zandri Vox, Zandri has written for Living Ready Magazine, RT, Newsday, Hudson Valley Magazine, Times Union (Albany), Game & Fish Magazine, Suspense Magazine, and many more. He lives in New York and Florence, Italy. For more go to  www.vincentzandri.com.

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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