Thursday, July 23, 2009

Our readers, times & places for August 1st!

There are a few tbds, so do look for updates to happen throughout the day. Except for when we start at the SLO Library, all times are approximate. You can find a Google map here. If you live in San Luis Obispo, the chair is at Steynberg Gallery at 1531 Monterey, and will be there until 9:30 am on Saturday. Please feel free to sit in it and read. And send us a photo, we'll post to Flickr.

9:45 SLO Library
Sara McGrath, Bob Banner and Jennifer C. Allen-Barker
"On the day you were born" by Debra Frasier
"Thirteen Senses: A Memoir" by Victor Villasenor
Extracts from "Edible SLO"
Audiobook: "The Musical Life of Gustav Mole" narrated by Patrick McNee, story by Kathryn Meyrick

10:35 SLO Little Theater @ Bee Bee
Brett B. Bodemer, Britta Swearingen
A group of brief essays, collectively titled, "Back and There" by Brett B. Bodemer (written after spending a year in Hanoi, Vietnam)
Britta's new play, "Humble Boy"

11:00 Humankind at 982 Monterey
Catharine Krupp, Linnaea Phillips
"Papa, do you love me?" By Barbara M. Joosse
"Rootabaga Stories" by Carl Sandburg

11:30 Millennium Clock at Monterey and Osos
Mike Miller, James Darden
"The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" from the Complete Short Stories of Mark Twain
Poetry by James Darden

12:15 Children's Museum on Nipomo
Dawna Davies, Margie Noble Englund, Verla Neel, Don Swearingen
"I Love You Forever" by Robert Munsch
"Where the wild things are" by Maurice Sendak
Mouse making demon
"Town Mouse, Country Mouse"

1:00 Anam Cré Pottery at the Creamery
Kevin Patrick Sullivan, Bob Banner
"What Shall We Do Without Us" by Kenneth Patchen
"The Sacred Matrix: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life -- The Foundation for a New Civilisation" by Dieter Duhm
(a 15 min section called "Night Thoughts about a New Friendship between the Sexes")

2:00 Blackhorse Espresso on Higuera
Ryan Miller, Ashley Schwellenbach, Tom Di Santo
"The Phantom Tollbooth" by Norton Juster
"The Youngest Doll" by Rosario Ferre
"The Dharma Bums" by Jack Kerouac

2:30 Higuera at Court Street
Catherine Trujillo & Mignon Khargie
Silent reading

2:45 Marsh at Downtown Center
James Darden, Catherine Trujillo & Mignon Khargie
Poetry by James Darden and silent reading

3:15 The garden at Linnaea's Cafe
Josephine Crawford, Francesca Nemko, Brett Bodemer
"The Alphabet Versus The Goddess" by Shakti Gawain
"Living in the Light" by Shakti Gawain
"Childless Mother" and "Of Parrots & Paradigms" by Francesca Nemko
A group of brief essays, collectively titled, "Back and There" by Brett B. Bodemer (written after spending a year in Hanoi, Vietnam)

4:00 Creek by Mission Mall
Hannah Fowler, Margie Noble Englund
For kids, tbd

4:15ish Nothing Happened Here (at all)
Mauria Lynn Betts, Heidi Harmon

4:45 Mission Plaza, Amphitheater
Ariel Weininger, Hannah Fowler
and the general public (anyone wishing to sit on the chair and read)
Science fiction short stories, tbd
A Chet Gecko mystery
and whatever you like

5:30/duskish Bubblegum Alley
Michael McLaughlin
"Book of the Dead Man" by Marvin Bell

The RIP map
Map by Mignon

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