Celebrating our 10th season with – naturally – ten events!
September 27, 2019
Our annual salute to the literary journals and creative writing programs of the Los Rios Community Colleges. This year’s Los Rios Writers include Michelle Padilla, Alma Rocio Peguero, Seth Katz and Andrey Shamshurin.
Readings by Katherine Bahena-Benitez and Eric Baldwin
At the Auditorium at CLARA, 1425 24th Street, Sacramento (on 24th between O and N Streets) Doors open at 7PM, Readings begin at 7:30.
a $10 donation is suggested. $5 for students.
January 25, 2019
Tom Barbash (The Dakota Winters) with Shelley Blanton-Stroud
Readings by Ian Hopps and Jessica Laskey
February 22, 2019
Karen E Bender (The New Order) with Valerie Fioravanti (Garbage Night at the Opera)
readings by Kelley Ogden and Tara Henry
March 22, 2019
Sarah Stone (Hungry Ghost Theatre) with Tim Foley
readings by Katie Rubin and Matt Rives
April 26, 2019
Devi Lasker (The Atlas of Reds and Blues) and Fred D’Aguiar(Children of Paradise)
Readings by Bridggett Bess and Angel Rodriguez
May 31, 2019
Sharma Shields (The Cassandra) and Simeon Mills (The Obsoletes)
Readings by Carissa Meagher and Ian Hopps
June 28, 2019
Maggie Shen King (An Excess Male)
Scott Alumbaugh “San Andreas Fault”
readings by Matthew Hanjoong and Ethan Ireland
July 26, 2019
Janet Fitch (The Revolution of Marina M. and Chimes Of a Lost Cathedral)
in conversation with Beth Ruyak, host of Capital Public Radio’s “Insight”
With readings by Carissa Meagher
(this is a special event in collaboration with The Community of Writers at Squaw Valley. )
August 30, 2019
Emerging Writers: Stars of the Future
Jenn Alandy Trahan
Readings by Ruby Sketchley and Krystle Piamonte
September 27, 2019
The Los Rios Writers: selections from the literary magazines published by the four campuses of the Los Rios Community Colleges.
Writers include Michelle Padilla, Alma Rocio Peguero, Seth Katz and Andrey Shamshurin
Readings by Eric Baldwin and Katherine Benitez
October 25, 2019
A night of non-fiction with Christine O’Brien, (Crave,) and Jen Palmares Meadows
Readings by Justine Lopez and TBA