Austin Writers Resist: A Counter-Inauguration

January 15, 2017
6:00 pm

Join Austin's writing community as we stand with writers across the country and beyond in the fight for our civil rights. This lively evening will feature rapid-fire rounds of readings designed to renew our energy and sustain us in the days ahead along with refreshments, audience activities, and representatives from local social justice and literary organizations. Participating writers include Sarah Bird, Elizabeth McCracken, Cyrus Cassells, Sasha West, Tammy Gomez, Chaitali Sen and many, many more including some surprise guests. This event is free and open to the public! As writers and readers we can find the language and stories we need to fight for a free, just and compassionate society. Join us and make your voices heard! Participating writers: Sarah Bird Kelene Blake-Fallon Cyrus Cassells Chen Chen Tammy Gomez William Harries Graham & The Painted Redstarts Zahie El Kouri Greg Liotta Elizabeth McCracken Celeste Guzman Mendoza Lisa Lynne Moore Tomas Q. Morin Mónica Teresa Ortiz Emily Rankin Susan "George" Schorn Chaitali Sen Mary Helen Specht Natalia Sylvester Deb Olin Unferth Liliana Valenzuela Sasha West Allyson Whipple

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