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Frank Meeink author of Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead

Thursday, October 14, 7pm – Non-Fiction Frank Meeink author of Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead: The Frank Meeink Story, as told to Jody M. Roy ($10.00 Hawthorn) Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead is Frank Meeink’s raw telling of his descent

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Soho Press authors Stuart Neville, Henry Chang & James Benn

Sunday, October 24, 2pm – Crime Fiction Soho Press Presents James Benn, Henry Chang, & Stuart Neville James Benn author of Rag and Bone ($15.00 Soho Press) James R. Benn is the author of Billy Boyle: A World War II

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Diane Turner author of Feeding the Soul: Black Music, Black Thought

Wednesday, October 20, 7pm – Non- Fiction Diane Turner author of My Name is Oney Judge and Feeding the Soul: Black Music, Black Thought Feeding the Soul: Black Music, Black Thought (25.95  Third World Press) – An Africa-centered framework unifies

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George Anastasia

Wednesday October 13, 7pm – True Crime George Anastasia author of Philadelphia True Noir: Kingpins, Hustles and Homicides ($17.95 Camino Books) In these pages you’ll find the true noir stories that have bubbled up under the magnifying glass of a

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The Twin Poets and William Upski Wimsatt

Tuesday, October 12, 7pm – Poetry & Prose Moonstone Poetry Series Presents The Twin Poets and William Upski Wimatt The Twin Poets are tutors, mentors, big brothers, community activist, leaders, scholars, summa cum laude grads, allies, soldiers, father-figures, artist, teachers,

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Richard Poplak author of The Sheikh’s Batmobile

Thursday, October 7, 7pm – Non-Fiction Richard Poplak author of The Sheikh’s Batmobile: In Pursuit of American Pop Culture in the Muslim World ($15.95  Soft Skull Press) What happens to our pop culture when it meets another culture head-on—especially one

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Rose A. Valenta & Chip Chantry

Sunday October 3, 3pm –Humor Rose A. Valenta author of Sitting on Cold Porcelain ($19.99 paper, $29.95 hardback) Local Comedian, Chip Chantry, will kick off this event with standup Philadelphia humorist, Rose A. Valenta, has written over 160 essays in

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Duane Swierczynski & Dennis Tafoya

Wednesday, September 15, 7pm – Crime Fiction Duane Swierczynski & Dennis Tafoya Duane Swierczynski author of Expiration Date ($13.99 Minotaur Books) In this neighborhood, make a wrong turn… and you’re history. Dennis Tafoya author of The Wolves of Fairmount Park

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Aaron Michael Morales, Maria Luisa Ortega Hernandez, and Leticia Nixon

Wednesday July 28, 7pm – Author Event Aaron Michael Morales author of Drowning Tucson (15.95 Coffee House Press) “Morales wrestles with nothing less than the parameters  of the human soul.”  Luis Alberto Urrea “You will not forget Drowning Tucson. The

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Chandler Davis

Friday, September 10, 6pm – Science Fiction Watch Live! (click here) Chandler Davis author of It Walks in Beauty: Selected Prose of Chandler Davis edited and with an introduction by Josh Lukin Harvard awarded Chandler Davis a PhD in mathematics

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