Notable Los Angeles: 3/9–3/15


Monday 3/9: Write Club Los Angeles presents Chapter 35: To Live and Die in L.A. Featuring readings by Ramsey Brown, Joe Hernandez-Kolski, Ashaki Ayoka, Douglas Green, Wolfe Coleman, and Jane Morris. Hosted by Justin Welborn, Paula Killen, and Jeffrey Yosephus Dorchen. 7 p.m. at The Bootleg Theater. $8-$20 pay what you can (it goes to charity).

Kate Axelrod presents and signs The Law Of Loving Others. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.

Tuesday 3/10: Group YA event featuring Seth Fishman, Maggie Hall, Rachel Hawkins, Jessica Khoury, and Morgan Rhodes. 6:30 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

Jeremy Rosenberg & Lauren Bon present and sign Under Spring: Voices+art+los Angeles. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.

Ann Pancake reads from her short story collection Me and My Daddy Listen to Bob Marley. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.

Wednesday 3/11: Olen Steinhauer reads from and signs his new literary thriller, All the Old Knives. 6:30 p.m. at Diesel Bookstore.

Jonathan O’Dell discusses and signs Miss Hazel & the Rosa Parks League. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

Latifah Salom reads from her debut novel The Cake House. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.

Thursday 3/12: YA Friend Tour featuring Susan Adrian, Gretchen McNeil, Livia Blackburne, and Mary McCoy. 6 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

Sarah Manguso reads from and discusses her new book Ongoingness: The End of a Diary, together with Miranda July. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.

Friday 3/13: USC’s MPW Student/Faculty Reading Series presents readings by five current students and faculty member Brighde Mullins. 7:30 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

Kate Tempest presents a special spoken word performance. 7:30 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.

Mitchell Kriegman presents Being Audrey Hepburn. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.

Saturday 3/14: Claire Keane discusses and signs Once Upon a Cloud. 4 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

DSTL Arts students Laura Davila, Brian Andrade, Jeremy Arias, Angelica Castañeda, and Diallo Smithread from their latest chapbooks and upcoming projects published by DSTL Arts. Arts Mentors Luis Antonio Pichardo and Jennifer Fuentes will be joining in the reading along with their students. 5 p.m. at Skylight Books.

Sunday 3/15: Jeffrey Lewis discusses and signs his novel, The Meritocracy Quartet. 3 p.m. at Diesel Bookstore.

New publisher Zharmae Publishing Press is having a debut reading event with authors Dante Zuniga-West, Kristin Kibbee, and Joel Eisenberg. 4 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.

Scott Timberg discusses his new book Culture Crash: The Killing of the Creative Class, together with Janet Fitch. 5 p.m. at Skylight Books.

Xach Fromson is a native Angeleno and the co-host/co-founder of Shades & Shadows, a sci-fi/fantasy/horror/etc. reading series here in LA. He studied creative writing at California State University Northridge, where he worked on The Northridge Review. He received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of California Riverside Palm Desert Low Residency program, and is finishing his first novel. He appeared at Dirty Laundry Lit's "Love Sucks" event in February 2013, and has stories published in "Halloween Tales" and "Winter Horror Days" from Omnium Gatherum press. And once, he slew a dragon. Follow him on Twitter @_mythogenesis_. More from this author →