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Lit Crawl: 300 authors at 60+ Venues | Mission District

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Saturday, October 9, 2010 - 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE

Event Details

More than 300 authors appearing in three hours through the heart of the Mission District? And all for free? Like a pub crawl, except loaded with author readings instead of beer – trawl up and down Valencia Street to visit bookstores, bars, coffee shops, galleries, a police station, that’s Litcrawl for you, the annual last night blowout of the week-long Litquake Festival

Phase I: 6-7 pm

  • Aural in the Alley: Ashcan Magazine Presents Write in the Streets – Clarion Alley, Between 17th & 18th
  • ZYZZYVA presents LitQuiz, A literary quiz show in which a panel of writers competes with the audience at large – Elixir, 3200 16th St.
  • Live Performance/Reading of Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales – Paxton Gate’s Curiosities For Kids , 766 Valencia St.
  • and more

Phase II: 7:15-8:15 pm

  • Mystery & Mayhem – Mission Police Station, 630 Valencia St.
  • Anger Management & Revenge Reading Series – Elbo Room Downstairs, 647 Valencia St.
  • Risqué Fantasies and True Confessions: Erotic Truth – The Women’s Building, 3543 18th St., Audre Lorde Room
  • and more

Phase III: 8:30-9:30 pm

  • Bawdy in the Alley – Clarion Alley (btwn 17th & 18th)
  • Writers from Ireland – The Liberties Bar – 998 Guerrero
  • Indie Fiction Extravaganza – Casa Bonampak 1051 Valencia St.
  • and more

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
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