Here is a quick round-up of upcoming events featuring 9L contributors.
Dave Eggers (vol. 1, no. 1) will be on the University of Illinois campus on November 11 for the One Book, One Campus Lecture. The lecture, which starts at 7pm, is free and open to the public.
In Seattle, WA, Jo Scott-Coe (vol. 3, no. 2) will be reading on November 19 at the Elliot Bay Book Company. The reading begins at 6pm. She will also be reading on November 20 at Parkplace Books, 2-4pm, to promote her new book, Teacher at Point Blank.
Winter Wheat: The Mid-American Review Festival of Writing starts November 11 and runs through November 13 in Bowling Green, OH. Michael Czyniejewski and Matt Bell, both forthcoming in vol. 7, no. 2, are featured on panels. If you're in or around Bowling Green, be sure to check out the schedule, which also features former 9L staffer, Andrew Ervin, and stop by the festival.
The next Carr Reading Series event takes place on November 16 and will feature Cathy Day (vol. 6, no. 2) and Angela Woodward (vol. 7, no. 1). The reading start at 4:30 in the Author's Corner of the Illini Union Bookstore. To gear up for the event we'll feature an excerpt from Cathy Day's story from vol. 6, no. 2 and have 5 (or so) Questions with Angela Woodward. Stay tuned!