Book tour USA!
I’m making a few stops for book events in the USA in September. I hope you’ll come see me; I’d be thrilled to get a chance to sign your books for you.
Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, Columbus, OH
Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 7 PM
Out On The Wire with Jessica Abel: An Evening of Storytelling Secrets
A talk and book signing.
1813 N High St – Sullivant Hall – Will Eisner Seminar Room
FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
SPX – the Small Press Expo, Bethesda, MD
Saturday, September 19, 11AM-7PM
Marriott Bethesda North Hotel
5701 Marinelli Rd, North Bethesda, Maryland
Signing at the CBLDF table at various times (check with them for a schedule)
4:30 – 5:30 A discussion with an NPR personality (TBD) about Out on the Wire.
$20 Weekend Pass
Note: I’m there SATURDAY ONLY.
Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn NY
Sunday, September 20
The festival in general is in the plaza in front of Borough Hall. All events are free.
11:00 AM, Brooklyn Historical Society Auditorium (128 Pierrepont St.)
Look and Listen: Stories of the Senses. Jessica Abel, author and artist of Out on the Wire: The Storytelling Secrets of the New Masters of Radio, draws on the wisdom of radio favorites from This American Life to The Moth and more, will be in conversation with Nick Sousanis, creator of Unflattering, which explores multimodal, visual storytelling in comics about philosophy and education. Moderated by podcast star Alex Blumberg (Planet Money, Reply All, Gimlet Media). Screen projection.
And I’ll be moderating a discussion that afternoon.
2:00 PM, Brooklyn Historical Society Auditorium (128 Pierrepont St.)
Can’t You See Who I Am? Three comic creators talk about their new books, that explore identity, place, and finding your purpose in the city. Join AK Summers, author and artist of the break-out hit Pregnant Butch, about her adventures in motherhood; Julian Voloj with his comic biography Ghetto Brother on Benjy Melendez, and the events of gangland New York in the 1970s, and Lisa Wilde, NYC high school teacher whose collected memoir zine Yo, Miss, follows her and her diverse students as they struggle and celebrate over a single academic year. Moderated by Jessica Abel, (Out on a Wire: The Storytelling Secrets of the New Masters of Radio). Screen Projection.
JCCSF, San Francisco, CA
Monday, Sep 21, 7:00 pm
The Storytelling Secrets of the New Masters of Radio
A discussion with Roman Mars and Glynn Washington. This is going to be a deluxe event, with pre-and post- event meetups, book signing, a nice big theater with all the mod cons, and, of course, two of the big stars of radio/podcasting (and my book). Very excited.
3200 California Street, San Francisco, 94118
firstname.lastname@example.org or 415.292.1200
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