On Saturday June 4, 2011 I'll be performing with my friends Dan Gewertz and Randy Ross, as "The Roving Raconteurs," at The Meetinghouse at Andover Newton Theological Seminary in Newton Centre. The program begins at 7:30 and tickets are $15--this is a fundraiser for B'nai Or, a progressive Jewish congregation. Tickets can be purchased at the door. For more info, please see: b'nai or
On Thursday June 30, 2011, I'll be performing with my friend (and talented musician) Yani Batteau, in a "Words and Music" program at Medford Public Library. Yani has headlined at Passim folk club and other venues around Boston and the event is free--a great way to slide into the July 4th long weekend. Check it out here: Medford Library
On Thursday July 7, 6:30-8:30 PM, I'll be part of a panel discussion about Self Publishing at Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway. Six authors, including me, will share their experiences of what to do--and what not to do--when it comes to bringing out your book. My book, along with others, will be on sale!
Finally, on Monday July 18, I'll be doing a solo reading and book signing at Malden Public Library. The reading is free and begins at 7 PM.
On Sunday April 10, 2011 I'll be reading at a Keshet-sponsored event, "Two Gay Jewish Writers Tell All" with Montreal-based writer David Brody, at Cambridge Center for Adult Ed, 42 Brattle St in Harvard Square, Cambridge. The event, with refreshments, book signing and schmoozing, starts at 3--you don't have to be gay or Jewish to attend, just literate!
I have several readings happening this winter, with more being added all the time! On Wednesday December 8, I read as one of four featured writers at Four Stories/Center for New Words Chanukah Storyslam at Mobius Gallery in Boston's South End.
On Tuesday January 11, I'll be the featured reader/storyteller at Tuesday night storytelling (the late Brother Blue's) gathering, at Out of the Blue Gallery in Central Square. The event begins at 7 PM.
On Friday February 25 at 7 PM, I'll be celebrating the (belated) first anniversary of the book's publication and my birthday, with a reading and book talk at Calamus Books, Boston's gay bookstore. I'll be reading with another talented writer: Audrey Beth Stein. Watch this space for more readings, and other events!
Other book readings from 2010 include: Streetcar Charlie's, Ybor City--Tampa, FL Nov 2010 Vermont Men's Group, Brattleboro, VT, Sept 2010
Thursday, August 5, Border's, 4545 Kenney Road, Columbus, Ohio 6:30-7:30 pm Reading/Book signing
Tuesday, August 10, Beachwood Public Library, Beachwood, Ohio Book Talk and discussion. To register, visit cuyahogalibrary.org or call 216.831.6868.
On Friday evening November 5, I'll be reading/performing with the two other members [Dan Gewirtz and Randy Ross] of the "Roving Raconteurs," up and coming Boston-area writers and humorists at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education in Harvard Square. See ccae.org for more information.
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