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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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Deanna Zandt author of Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking

Thursday July 8, 7pm – Non-Fiction Deanna Zandt author of Share This! How You Will Change the World with Social Networking ($16.95 Berrett-Koehler Publishers) You know when you read something that is so great you want to just run down

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E.N. Joy, author Meet and Greet

Saturday, August 14, 1pm – Author Event E.N. JOY author of She Who Finds a Husband ($14.95 Urban Christian) and Been There Prayed That ($14.95 Urban Christian) All About Joy BLESSEDselling author, E. N. Joy, is the writer behind the

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STEPHAN SALISBURY author of Mohamed’s ghosts: An American Story of Love and Fear in the Homeland

THURSDAY, MAY 20, 7pm – NON-FICTIONSTEPHAN SALISBURYauthor of Mohamed’s ghosts: An American Story of Love and Fear in the Homeland ($26.95 Nation Books) Mohamed Ghorab had no hint one late spring morning that when he dropped his daughter off at

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Keith Gilyard author of John Oliver Killens: A Life of Black Literary Activism

FRIDAY, MAY 7, 7pm – NON-FICTIONArt Sanctuary, The Brothers Network & Moonstone Arts PresentKEITH GILYARDauthor John Oliver Killens: A Life of Black Literary Activism ($39.95 University of Georgia Press) “John Oliver Killens is a genius of the South, and Keith

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Scott Chrisitianson author of Freeing Charles

THURSDAY, MAY 13, 7pm – NON-FICTIONArt Sanctuary & Moonstone PresentSCOTT CHRISTIANSONauthor of Freeing Charles: The Struggle to Free a Slave on the Eve of the Civil War ($24.95 University of Illinois Press) Freeing Charles recounts the life and epic rescue

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