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Posts by: Tyler Barton

Notable Twin Cities: 7/17–7/23

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Sunday 7/17: Hear former Minnesota governor, wrestler, actor and now author Jesse Ventura read from his blunt, comedic new book, Sh*t Politicians Say: The Funniest, Dumbest, Most Outrageous Things Ever Uttered By Our “Leaders”. Barnes and Noble, St. Paul. 2 p.m., free. Tuesday 7/19: Corinna Nicolaou will read from her new book, A None’s Story (Columbia University […]

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Notable Twin Cities: 7/10–7/16

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Monday 7/11: What is the ‘war on science’? Find out at the release reading for Shawn Otto’s newest book, The War on Science: Who’s Waging It, Why It Matters, What We Can Do About It (Milkweed Editions). Family Means, 7 p.m., free. Tuesday 7/12: Larry Watson reads from his new novel, As Good As Gone […]

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Notable Twin Cities: 7/3–7/9

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Sunday 7/3: A twenty-minute drive from St. Paul, Chapter 2 Books hosts J. Ryan Stradal, who’ll be answering questions and signing copies of his bestselling debut novel, Kitchens of the Great Midwest. 12 p.m., free. Wednesday 7/6: Hear Krista Tippett, host of NPR’s On Being, read from Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art […]

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Notable Twin Cities: 6/26–7/2

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Sunday 6/26: Enjoy the afternoon in the suburbs with a reading by painter Marley Kaul, whose newest book pairs 77 egg-tempura paintings with letters to his granddaughter. Valley Bookseller in Stillwater presents Letters to Isabella: Paintings by Marley Kaul from 12–1 p.m, free. Tuesday 6/28: Well into its tenth anniversary season, Queer Voices hosts a […]

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