Tuesday, June 25 at 7:00pm

Bill Cheng (Southern Cross the Dog, Ecco, May 2013) and Derek Palacio (How to Shake the Other Man, Nouvella, May 2013) read from their recent releases and converse about crafting a controversial debut work. The authors will discuss writing stories beyond the “write what you know” adage (Cheng’s takes place in the South in the 1920’s; Palacio’s follows a Dominican prostitute that falls in love with a Cuban street-coffee vendor) and their experiences as debut authors.


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