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New Work

May 23, 2008

If you’re in Brooklyn or the vicinity, please do try to check this out:

Sunday, June 8

7:00 pm —         Freebird Books & Goods. 123 Columbia Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231. Reading/talk with Jim Shepard and Joshua Furst. (if nice weather will be in back garden of the store!).

I’ll be reading a new story very much in the Jim Shepard vein.


Reading at the National Arts Club on November 9th!

October 27, 2007

I’ll be giving one final new York City reading in conjunction with the Sabotage Cafe hardcover release. And it’s a big one! If you haven’t been to one of my readings yet, or even if you have, please do try to come to this one! And pass the word along to friends if you can! Here’s the info:

Friday, November 9th – 7:00 pm

The National Arts Club

15 Gramercy Park South

Joshua Furst

Porochista Khakpour

Luis Jaramillo

And special guest Rebecca Curtis

Reception to follow
Proper attire required. That means no jeans. Jacket for men.


Upcoming Sabotage Cafe readings!

August 7, 2007

Tuesday, August 28: NEW YORK

7:00 p.m. — Wine and Cheese reception at Morningside Books, Broadway and 114th

Wednesday, August 29: NEW JERSEY

7:00 p.m. — Book Ends, 232 E. Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ

Wednesday, September 5: BOSTON

7:00 p.m. — Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA

Sunday, September 16: NEW YORK

7:00 p.m. — KGB Bar, 85 E. 4th Street

Monday, September 17 MADISON, WI

7:00 p.m. — Borders, 3750 University Ave.

Wednesday, September 19: MINNEAPOLIS

7:00 p.m. — University of Minnesota Book Center, Coffman Memorial Union,
300 Washington Avenue SE

Thursday, September 20: MINNEAPOLIS

7:00 p.m. — The Loft Literary Center, 1011 Washington Avenue South

Friday, September 21: IOWA CITY

7:00 p.m. — Prairie Lights Books, 15 S. Dubuque Street

Wednesday, September 26th: NEW YORK

8:00 PM — The Happy Endings Reading Series, Happy Endings, 302 Broome Street (@ Forsyth)

Friday, September 28th: Philadelphia

6:00 PM — Robins Bookstore, 108 South 13th Street

Tuesday, October 23rd: Event in New York

8:00 PM — Literary Death Match at The Kitchen, 512 W. 19th Street, NYC

Sunday, December 2: Reading in Chicago

Time TBA — The Myopic Fiction Series