Odd Mondays Odd Mondays at Folio Books presents .....

Added to Calendar: 10-01-18


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In 2 weeks, Kirstin Chen, Genanne Walsh, and Rebecca Winterer will read from their novels at Odd Monday's "Exotic Locales: China, Australia, & the American Midwest." Save the date: Monday, October 1, 7pm at Folio Books, 3957 24th St. in Noe Valley.

Here's some information about the 3 authors:
1537300821346.png Kirstin Chen's new novel, Bury What We Cannot Take, has been named a Most Anticipated Upcoming Book by Electric Literature, The Millions, The Rumpus, Harper's Bazaar, and InStyle, among others. She is also the author of Soy Sauce for Beginners. She was the fall 2017 NTU-NAC National Writer in Residence in Singapore and has received awards from the Steinbeck Fellows Program, Sewanee, Hedgebrook, and the Napa Valley Writers' Conference. Born and raised in Singapore, she currently resides in San Francisco.

Genanne Walsh is the author of Twister, which was awarded the Big Moose Prize for the Novel from Black Lawrence Press. Twister was also shortlisted for the Brighthorse Prize, the Housatonic Book Award in Fiction, and the Sarton Women’s Book Award. She lives in San Francisco with her wife and dogs.

Rebecca Winterer is the author of The Singing Ship, awarded the Del Sol Press 2016 First Novel Prize and selected as a finalist for the Black Lawrence Press 2016 Big Moose Prize. She’s received fellowships at the Millay Colony, the Vermont Studio Center, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, and Yaddo and has had a story published by Puerto del Sol. She holds an MFA from Warren Wilson College. Raised in Queensland, Australia, she now lives in Noe Valley with her husband.


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Take an hour mini-vacation Monday night at "Exotic Locales." Kirstin Chen, Rebecca Winterer, and Genanne Walsh, Author will be reading at Odd Mondays from their novels Bury What We Cannot Take, The Singing Ship, and Twister. See you in Maoist China, Hong Kong, Queensland Australia, and the American Midwest from 7pm to 8pm at Folio Books San Francisco, 3957 24th St. And, for the hungry for food as well as literature, meet us at 5:30pm for a no-host dinner at Haystack restaurant, just down the street at 3881 24th St. http://bit.ly/2POreIp

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