Tonight the Portland ACLU is throwing a benefit in honor of Banned Books week. David Agranoff (author the Deadite Press’ The Vegan Revolution . . . with Zombies) is one of the many talented and passionate performers tonight.
Come on down to Holoscene. I’ll be there.
Details taken from the Holoscene website.
9/29/10 7:00 pm
Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison, Portland (21 and over)
Join the ACLU Foundation of Oregon for the annual celebration of freedom of expression featuring local authors, activists, intellectuals, artists, and musicians. The Uncensored Celebration coincides with Banned Books Week, September 25 to October 2, 2010.
The evening begins with readings from banned books by:
David Agranoff–Horror and science fiction writer. His latest novel is The Vegan Revolution…with Zombies.
Jil Freeman— Department of Communications instructor, Portland State University. A few of her course titles include Pornography, Profanity, and Popular Culture and Race in Media.
Kevin Sampsell–-Author, editor, publisher. His latest release is A Common Pornography: A Memoir.
Tom Spanbauer–Author and founder of Dangerous Writing workshops. His novels include Now is the Hour and The Man Who Fell in Love with the Moon.
Andi Zeisler—Co-founder and Editorial/Creative Director of Bitch magazine.
During the evening be sure and check out our Banned Bookstore (presented by Annie Bloom’s Books) where challenged books and books by our performers can be purchased.
Online tickets are no longer available
$7 at the door
Come out and express yourself!