Monday, July 22, 2019

Monday Roundup: Texas Literary Calendar July 22-28, 2019

Bookish goings-on in Texas for the week of July 22-28, 2019 compiled exclusively for Lone Star Literary Life by Texas Book Lover.

SPECIAL EVENTS:
Texas Shakespeare Festival, Kilgore, June 27-July 28

“In Response to the River” Creative Writing Workshops for 4th-8th graders with Gemini Ink, San Antonio, July 23-August 1

Putting Pen to Paper: Creative Writing Intensive for Teens at the Writing Barn, Austin, July 22-August 2

Macondo Writers Workshop, San Antonio, July 23-28

3rd Annual All the Books Author Event, Houston, July 27

Texas Latino Comic Con, Dallas, July 27

EXHIBITS:

MONDAY, JULY 22:
Houston
Archway Gallery, Writing Workshop with Houston Poet Laureate Leslie Contreras Schwartz, 6PM

San Antonio
The Twig Book Shop, Poetry Reading with Aby Kaupang and Octavio Quintanilla, 5PM

TUESDAY, JULY 23:
Austin
First Baptist Church of Austin, Texas Book Festival and BookPeople present Colson Whitehead reading and signing The Nickel Boys, 7PM [ticketed event]

Native Hostel, Austin Poetry Slam's Happy Slam! featuring Roscoe Burnems, 7:15PM

Boerne
Tusculum Brewing Company, Patrick Heath Public Library presents "Lattes on the Library" with , 10:30AM

Dallas
Checkered Past Winery, Dallas Poetry Slam's DFW Unplugged Anniversary Show, 8PM

Interabang Books, Sheila Morataya discussing and signing Yo soy único e irrepetible, 6PM

The Wild Detectives, the Writer's Garret presents a Stone Soup Poetry Workshop, 7PM

El Paso
The Black Orchid Lounge, Barbed Wire Open Mic Series, 8PM

Fort Worth
The Dock Bookshop, Poetry Open Mic, 8PM

San Antonio
Dallas
DART's Westmoreland Station, The Writer's Garret's Rail Writer's Community Ride, 9AM

Fort Worth
Forth Worth Central Library, Julie Kibler reading and signing Home for Erring and Outcast Girls, 6:30PM

Houston
Avant Garden, Write About Now: Poetry Open Mic featuring Roscoe Burnems, 7:30PM

Brazos Bookstore, Summer Poetry Salon: a bilingual collaboration with local poet Roberto Tejada, 6:30PM

San Antonio
Rosella Coffee Co., Kallisto Gaia Press presents The Ocotillo Review Volume 3.2 reading and submissions acceptance event, 7PM

San Antonio Central Library, Macondo Workshop faculty reading, 6:30PM
THURSDAY, JULY 25:
Austin
Malvern Books, Chaitali Sen interviewing Daisy Hernández, co-editor of Colonize This! Young Women of Color on Today’s Feminism, 7PM

The North Door, Storytelling: Bedpost Confessions presents "Second Skin," 8PM

Canyon
Burrowing Owl Books, Poetry Circle with High Plains Poetry Project, 7PM

Carrollton
DART's Trinity Mills Station, The Writer's Garret's Rail Writer's Community Ride, 9AM

Dallas
Half Price Books Mother Ship, Julie Kibler reading and signing Home For Erring and Outcast Girls, 7PM

El Paso
B-17 Bombers Oyster Pub, Last Thursdays El Paso presents Barbed Wire Open Mic Series, 8PM

Frisco
B&N - Stonebriar Mall, Hawke's Target book signing with Reavis Z. Wortham, 7PM

Houston
Blue Willow Bookshop, J. Ryan Stradal discussing and signing The Lager Queen of Minnesota, 7PM

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Inprint interactive writing workshop and reading for Stonewall 50, 5:3PM

Laredo
Gallery 201, Laredo Border Slam Souled Out Summer!, 9PM

Midland
Midland County Downtown Library, Carolina Storyteller performance, 1:30PM

San Antonio
The Twig Book Shop, Casey Chapman Ross discussing and signing True to Form, 5PM

FRIDAY, JULY 26:
Austin
BookPeople, Lydia Slaby discussing and signing Wait, It Gets Worse (in conversation with Alexis Jones), 7PM

Malvern Books, I Scream Social Reading and Open Mic, 7PM

The North Door, Storytelling: Bedpost Confessions presents "Second Skin," 8PM

Dallas
Heroes Lounge, Dallas Poetry Slam presents Sexual Avengers Battle, 8PM
Half Price Books - Clear Lake, Local Author Saturdays: Meet local Indie authors and pick up their latest release, while supplies last

Mineral Wells
The Market 76067, hometown hero Al Wallace signing One For the Coyotes, 11AM

Navasota
Muddy Water Bookstore, Find Waldo Local Grand Finale, 2PM

Richardson
The Drawing Board, Writing Workshops Dallas Seminar: "Our Homes: Windows to the World, Mirrors of Ourselves" with Eden Elieff, 10AM

San Antonio

SUNDAY, JULY 28:

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