Monday, Oct 3 2016
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM


Monday, October 3
Doors at  7:30pm
Reading at 8pm

A book party celebrating the publication of the speculative memoir BLACK WAVE by Michelle Tea, with reading from the book, Los Angeles stories and apocalyptic tales by Tara Jepsen,Ali Liebegott , Ann Friedman, Nikki Darling, Sarah Gertrude Shapiro, Peggy Noland and Michelle Tea.

Tara Jepsen is a writer and performer and skateboarder. She is the author of the forthcoming novel Like a Dog (Sister Spit books/City Lights), and co-creator, with Beth Lisick, of Rods & Cones.

Ali Liebegott is the author of novels and poetry, most recently Cha-Ching! (Sister Spit/City Lights). She writes for the television show Transparent.

Nikki Darling is an artist, zine-maker, tarot reader and writer. Her recently completed novel, Fade Into You, is a memoir of mixed-race identity in the San Gabriel Valley in the 1990s.

Sarah Gertrude Shapiro is a writer and a director. She is the creator of the award-winning television show UnREAL.

Peggy Noland is a fashion designer, visual artist and culture creator. She makes clothes for The Gossip and Sia and you can by her stuff at Wacky Wacko/Peggy Noland in Hollywood.

Ann Friedman is a writer, critic and cultural commentator. She is co-host of the Call Your Girlfriend podcast and creator of The Ann Friedman Weekly newsletter.

Michelle Tea has written many books of fiction and memoir. Black Wave is her latest.

Admission is your non-monetary donation to the FREE bar or the FREE boutique. Suggested items include: dancer snacks (apples, jars of nut butter, nuts), nice vacuum for the studio, Macbook pro charging cord, Mini fridge, coffee, wine, gaff tape in any color, pens, markers, printer paper for the studio, tea, art/dance books for our library, beers.

Please Park on the Street.