Monday, October 10, 2016

Monday Roundup: TEXAS LITERARY CALENDAR 10/10-16

Bookish events in Texas for the week of October 10-16, 2016: 


Special Events:
Kimbilio Litfest, Dallas, October 13

Texas Writers' Workshop, Archer City, October 13-16

Dallas Comic Con Fan Expo, Irving, October 14-16

4th Annual International Literature Festival, Houston, October 15-16

Ongoing Exhibits:
San Antonio
Murder By the Book, Fiona Davis will sign and discuss her debut novel, The Dollhouse, 6:30PM

Huntsville
Sam Houston State University, Chris Lynch discusses and signs Irreversible, 2PM

Nacogdoches
Stephen F. Austin State University, Kashmir Maryam - Muslim Spoken Word Poet, 7PM

Thursday, October 13:

Malvern Books, Novel Night with Emily McKay & Carl Vick, 7PM

Mr. Catfish & More, NeoSoul Poetry ATX, 8PM

Dallas
Aaron Family Jewish Community Center, Gavriel Savit discusses and signs Anna and the Swallow Man, 7PM

B&N - Lincoln Park, Winter Storms book signing with Elin Hilderbrand, 7PM

Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, , 7PM

Highland Park United Methodist Church, Authors Live! Series presents H.W. Brands discussing and signing The General vs The President, 7PM

SMU-McFarlin Auditorium, Common Reading Public Lecture: Bryan Stevenson discusses Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, 4:30PM

SMU-McFarlin Auditorium, Jones Day Lecture, part of the Tate Lecture Series: Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, 8PM

El Paso
Eloise, James R. Dennis will read from and sign his new collection of poetry, Correspondence in D Minor, 6:30PM

Frisco
B&N - Stonebriar Mall, Lauren Oliver and Kendare Blake sign Replica and Three Dark Crowns, 7PM

Garland
B&N - Firewheel Mall, Reavis Wortham signs Unraveled, 6:30PM

Houston
Architecture Center Houston (ArCH), "Houston: A Historical Narrative" with Jim Parsons, author of Fair Park Deco, 6PM

Brazos Bookstore, Bae Suah and Deborah Smith read and sign A GREATER MUSIC, 7PM

El Rincón Social, Multimedia artist Pablo Gimenez-Zapiola presents Eastext: Transforming The East End Into A Moving Canvas For Poetry Projections, 6:40PM


Houston

Saturday, October 15:
Austin
Austin Community College-Highland, Writers' League of Texas workshop: "The Architecture of a Scene: How to Craft a Vivid Scene from Beginning to End" with Chaitali Sen, 9AM

Austin Public Library - Yarborough, Austin Poetry Society meeting featuring former Texas Poet Laureate Karla K. Morton, 1:30PM

B&N - Lakeline Crossing, Catherine Musemeche, M.D. discusses and signs Hurt: The Inspiring, Untold Story of Trauma Care, 2PM


Malvern Books, Short Stories by Texas Authors Vol. 2 Book Launch, 1PM

El Paso
B&N - Sunland Park, Paranormal Specialist Ken Hudnall signs Haunted Hotels, 11AM

Memorial Park Public Library, Tumblewords Project workshop with Azucena Domínguez: "A Toast to Life," 12:45PM

Galveston
Galveston Bookshop, Mark Lardas signs The Battleship Texas, 2PM

River Oaks Bookstore, Jayme Lynn Blaschke discusses and signs Inside the Texas Chicken Ranch: The Definitive Account of the Best Little Whorehouse, 3PM

Tacos My Way, Book release party: The Seven Yards of Sorrow by David E. Cowen and A Warm Place to Self-Destruct by Weasel Patterson, 5PM

The Printing Museum, Introduction to Modern Book Collecting, 9AM

The Printing Museum, Advanced Topics in Book Collecting, 1PM
Plano
San Antonio
B&N, George Dalton signs copies of his books, 1PM

Spring
Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, Poets Northwest Fall Poetry Workshop with Laurie Kolp and Terry Jude Miller, 9:30AM

Sunday, October 16:

The Twig Book Shop, Lisa Avery reads from and signs poetry collection Beautifully Naked. At Last., 3PM


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