There are TONS of bizarro events on the horizon. So if you’re actually within throwing distance of any of these events, schedule your next two weeks accordingly!
Friday, October 20, 7:00 pm at Copperfield Books in Petaluma, CA: Join Ross Lockhart as he hosts Brian Allen Carr and his weird, lyrical, and apocalyptic novel SIP.
The 3rd Annual Merrimack Valley Halloween Book Festival–Saturday, October 21, 10:00am at the North Haverhill Public Library in Haverhill, MA: Amber Fallon will be in attendance for the debut of her latest book, TV DINNERS FROM HELL
The Bizarro Hour–Tuesday, October 24 at 6 PM at the Multnomah County Central Library: Join Rose O’Keefe, publisher of Eraserhead Press, and her band of Bizarro authors for entertaining and engaging live performance art readings and a panel discussion about the genre and its history and relevance to our community. Featuring readings by: Jeremy Robert Johnson, Cameron Pierce, Tiffany Scandal, Jeff Burk, Kevin L. Donihe, Kirsten Alene, Danger Slater
An Evening of Ghost Stories with Ross Lockhart and Friends–Friday, October 27, 7:00pm at Copperfield Books in Petaluma, CA: Dim the lights, place your hands upon the planchette, and ask the spirits to guide you as we present 14 stories of the strange and supernatural. Edited by Copperfield’s own Ross E. Lockhart, Tales from a Talking Board examines auguries, divination, and fortune telling through devices like Ouija boards, tarot cards, and stranger things. Event attendees are encouraged to “come as you were”: dress as your favorite famous or literary ghost for a spirited costume contest!
It’s the Bizarro Hour – Chicago edition!
Do you like your fiction weird, off-kilter, insane? Do you wanna see a reading that goes way beyond someone standing there, nose in a book, droning on and on about nothing? This event will blow your freakin’ mind right out of your skull!
Famous Author Mykle Hansen has an important presentation about how even you can be affected by death! (And kittens!)
Noir bizarro-pulp author Garrett Cook presents his Old Tyme Bizarro Action Raydio show!
The world’s foremost expert on Party Wolf cranial infestation and migration patterns Michael Allen Rose will help keep you safe from invasive species!
The amazing Andersen Prunty shares tips from his Driver’s Guide to Hitting Pedestrians!
Featuring your lovely hosts, all the way from the U.K. the world-famous duo THE POP TARTS!
PRIZES TOO? HOLY BEES! That’s right, buy one of the bizarre and hilarious books on sale and get entered into a raffle for free books, art and other crazy great stuff!
ALL WHILE ENJOYING the WONDERFUL atmosphere and tasty treats of your favorite neighborhood coffee shop KNOCKBOX located at 1001 N. California Ave., Chicago, IL 60622
Thursday, March 1, 8:00pm 10:00pm
FREE! FREE? FREE!