December 17, 2011…4:30 PM…CakeShop…152 Ludlow Street…NYC…
We’ve put together a powerhouse line-up for our season closer. If you can think of a better to get the holidays started, we’re all ears.
JOHN HASKELL is the author of the novels Out of My Skin and American Purgatorio, and of the short-story collection I Am Not Jackson Pollock. A contributor to the radio program The Next Big Thing, he lives in Brooklyn, New York.
LAURIE WEEKS' fiction and other writings have been published in The Baffler, Vice, Nest, Index, LA Weekly, and Semiotext(e)’s The New Fuck You. A portion of this novel appeared recently in Dave Egger’s The Best American Nonrequired Reading. She has taught in writing programs at UC San Diego and the New School, and has toured the US with the girl-punk group Sister Spit.
MARK EDMUND DOTEN ’s writing has appeared in Conjunctions, Guernica, The Collagist, The Believer, New York Magazine and benmarcus.com. A recipient of fellowships from The MacDowell Colony and Columbia University, he is working with the composer Ted Hearne on an opera about Julian Assange and Bradley Manning, and is finishing work on his first novel, an update of Inferno populated with journalists, politicians and other figures from the George W. Bush years. He lives in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, and is an editor at Soho Press. greenzonekidz.blogspot.com