Sunday, October 3, 2010
CLA All-Stars: 25 Years of San Jose's Center for Literary Arts
California Historical Society
678 Mission St. San Francisco
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
$10/ $5 CHS members, students and seniors
Tickets are now available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/131115
Tickets will also be available at the door prior to the event.
There will be a VIP reception from 5:30 to 6:20 p.m., tickets are $25 click here to buy. Share a glass of wine and intimate conversation with the authors before their public reading during Litquake festivities (includes admission to the reading).
For 25 years, the Center for Literary Arts has hosted writers of exceptional voice and vision, including five winners of the Nobel Prize and dozens of Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners. CLA visitors give readings and public conversations at San Jose State University and at a public high school on the eastside of San Jose. Hosted by CLA director Andrew Altschul.
Join best-selling authors Maxine Hong Kingston (The Woman Warrior, Tripmaster Monkey), Mary Roach (Packing for Mars, Stiff, Spook, Bonk), Daniel Alarcón (Lost City Radio), Kim Addonizio (Tell Me, Lucifer at the Starlite) and Andrew Sean Greer (The Story of a Marriage) as they read from their latest works. This program was developed in collaboration with the San Jose Center for Literary Arts and Litquake.