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Saturday, October 14 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Why There Are Words: Behind the Scenes

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Showcasing the working writers who make the magic of the reading series happen: come hear their own magic.

Curators
avatar for Peg Alford Pursell

Peg Alford Pursell

Peg Alford Pursell is the author of A Girl Goes Into the Forest (Dzanc 2019) and Show Her A Flower, a Bird, a Shadow, which was the Foreward Indie’s 2017 Book of the Year for Literary Fiction. Peg lives in Northern California and is the founder and director of WTAW Press and of... Read More →

Participants
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Haldane King

Haldane King is the founder, curator, emcee, and coordinator of Terra Incognita, a new literary reading series hosted in Oakland's fabulous Octopus Literary Salon,  which is partnered with The Escapery. He is an instructor with The Escapery. He earned his Master of the Fine Arts... Read More →
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Kim Marcellino

Wild forager, writer, and boat dweller. Instagram: @kim.marcellino
avatar for Linda Michel-Cassidy

Linda Michel-Cassidy

Small press outreach, Interviews, Why There Are Words
Writing in the Rumpus, Electric Literature, Tahoma Review, Eleven Eleven, Museum of Americana, and others. Contributing Editor for Entropy Magazine (podcast reviews, Trumpwatch). Interviewer for the Mill Valley Library podcast, The Great Eight. Writer, teacher, critic, reader. Talk... Read More →
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Lois Smith

Lois holds an MFA in creative writing from California Institute of Integral Studies. Her work has appeared in journals including We Still Like and Susurrus and has been featured in the Barely Published Authors Litquake event.


Saturday October 14, 2017 8:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
Needles and Pens 1173 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110

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