Notable Twin Cities: 12/9–12/15


Sunday 12/9: Button Poetry celebrates their first-ever picture book, ABC Death, with creators Shane Hawley and Joel Erkkinen. With sets from Shane Hawley, Khary Jackson, Thadra Sheridan, Ollie Schminkey, and music from Regional Dialect. Hosted by Neil Hilborn. Icehouse, 7:30 p.m., free.

Monday 12/10: John J. Moriarty will be at the Bell Museum for a discussion and signing of his new book, A Field Guide to the Natural World of the Twin Cities. Bell Museum, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 12/11: Thom Tammaro and Alan Davis will read from Visiting Bob: Poems Inspired by the Life and Work of Bob Dylan. Common Good Books, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 12/13: Join SubText Books in the store for a reading with Barb Geiger for her new memoir, Paddle for a Purpose. Jim Landwehr will read and discuss his Boundary Waters memoir, Dirty Shirt. Book signing to follow! SubText Books, 7 p.m., free.

Friday 12/14: You are invited to visit Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear from local writers Peter Campion and Janna Knittel. Banfill Locke Center For the Arts, 7:30 p.m., free.

Saturday 12/15/18: Bao Phi will be signing A Different Pond and other works. Common Good Books, 2 p.m., free.


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Abby Anderson is a fiction writer and an MFA candidate at Hamline University. She lives in Minneapolis with an extra large cat, many books, and lots of crap from estate sales. More from this author →