Tomorrow I will land in Chicago around 1:00 p.m. Here are some things I will be doing at AWP:
Picking up Legs Get Led Astray books at Time Out Chicago Magazine headquarters! They were delivered this morning!
On Thursday morning I am planning on going to this panel:
Thursday, March 1st, 10:30-11:45am
AWP Conference at the Chicago Hilton
“Selling Out Everyone You Love: The Ethics of Writing Nonfiction,”
panel discussion with Krista Bremer, Cheryl Strayed Lee Martin, Stephen Elliott, and Brian Doyle, about writing about others in creative nonfiction.
Then I have two readings, here and here. I am the last reader at my first reading and I am the first reader at my second reading. Oy! In between the readings I’m going to try to go to The Rumpus’s off-site event where Cheryl Strayed, Stephen Elliott, and more Rumpus people will be reading.
Line-up for my second reading:
Larry O’ Dean
Saturday, March 3rd, Doors open at 7pm. Reading starts at 8pm.
The Sun Magazine reading at the Heartland Cafe
7000 N Glenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL
Reading with Sy Safransky, Poe Ballentine, and Krista Bremer
Saturday, March 3rd at 6 – 9PM
127 S. State Street, Chicago, IL 60603
Readings by Kevin Sampsell, Amelia Gray, Adam Robinson and Vanessa Place
Find me and say hello!!!