Upcoming Readings

Join us on October 9th at 7:30 p.m. when our authors will include:

Laura Anne GilmanLaura Anne Gilman is the Nebula- and Endeavor-award nominated author of The Devil’s West, the Locus-bestselling weird western series (Silver on the Road, The Cold Eye, and Red Waters Rising), as well as the short story collection Darkly Human, the long-running Cosa Nostradamus urban fantasy series, and the Vineart War trilogy. Her short fiction has recently appeared in Daily Science Fiction, Lightspeed, and The Underwater Ballroom Society. Her work has been hailed as “a true American myth being found.” by NPR, and praised for her “deft plotting and first-class characters” by Publisher Weekly, among others. A former New Yorker, she currently lives outside of Seattle. More information and updates can be found at www.lauraannegilman.net.

photo ©Elsa M. Ruiz

Lawrence M. SchoenLawrence M. Schoen holds a Ph.D. in cognitive psychology, has been nominated for the Campbell, Hugo, Nebula awards, is a world authority on the Klingon language, operates the small press Paper Golem, and is a practicing hypnotherapist specializing in authors’ issues. His previous science fiction includes the light and humorous Tales of the Amazing Conroy (currently comprising two novels, four novellas, and numerous short stories) about a space-faring stage hypnotist and his alien animal companion. His more serious work consists of two books, Barsk: The Elephants’ Graveyard (winner of the Cóyotl awards for Best Novel) and The Moons of Barsk, which explore issues of intolerance, friendship, determinism, free will, and redefines the continua between life and death. He lives online at http://www.lawrencemschoen.com, and @klingonguy.

photo credit: N.E. Lilly

Join us on December 11th at 7:30 p.m. when our authors will include:

Madeline MIllerMadeline Miller grew up in New York City and Philadelphia. She attended Brown University, where she earned her BA and MA in Classics. She has taught and tutored Latin, Greek and Shakespeare to high school students for more than fifteen years.She has also studied at the University of Chicago’s Committee on Social Thought, and in the Dramaturgy department at Yale School of Drama, where she focused on the adaptation of classical texts to modern forms.
The Song of Achilles, her first novel, was awarded the 2012 Orange Prize for Fiction, was a New York Times Bestseller, and has been translated into over twenty-five languages. Madeline was also shortlisted for the 2012 Stonewall Writer of the Year, and her essays have appeared in a number of publications including the GuardianWall Street JournalLapham’s Quarterly and NPR.org. Her second novel, Circe, was an instant number 1 New York Times bestseller. She currently lives outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Myke ColeMyke Cole is the author of The Sacred Throne trilogy from Tor, and the Shadow Ops and Reawakening trilogies from Ace/Roc. His first work of nonfiction, the military history Legion versus Phalanx, will be published by Osprey in October. Myke starred on CBS’ prime time show Hunted, where he pursued fugitives across the southeastern US. After a career in intelligence, law enforcement and the military, he currently resides in Brooklyn and does criminal investigation/intelligence work for the financial sector.”

Our Readings always take place at 7:30pm on a Tuesday.

We’ll continue on in 2019 with Readings on February 12th, April 9th, June 11th, August 13th, October 8th, and December 10. Subscribe to receive timely reminders so you never miss an event.