Sister Spit (national GLBT author tour) coming to Tucsonby Carolyn Classen on Apr. 06, 2012, under Arts, Life
Sister Spit: GLBT Author Tour
Pima County Public Library – in conjunction with RADAR Productions, a San Francisco-based queer literary arts nonprofit organization – proudly presents the Sister Spit annual North American tour in two multimedia author readings and performances on Saturday, April 7.
The renowned and raucous performance gang, Sister Spit, will perform at 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. at Fluxx Gallery and Studio, 414 E. Ninth St. The performances are free and open to the public. Doors open at 3 and 8 p.m. Seating is limited so arrive early.
Sister Spit teams up established and award-winning writers:
Host Michelle Tea (The Chelsea Whistle, Valencia, and Rent Girl) and legendary author Dorothy Allison (Bastard Out of Carolina, Two or Three Things I know for Sure, and Cavedweller) with up-and-coming GLBTQ authors and performers:
•Brontez Purnell, writer and creator of Fag School fanzine and musician (Younger Lovers, Gravy Train!!!)
•Performer and playwright Erin Markey (Green Eyes, Puppy Love: A Stripper’s Tail)
•Comic artist and writer Cassie J Sneider (Fine Fine Music)
•Nationally ranked slam poet and Mr. Transman 2010 Kit Yan.
•Local authors Sam Ace and Amrit Donaldson (Walking the Plank)
This event is made possible through generous funding from the Friends of Pima County Public Library. For more information about Sister Spit or about Pima County Public Library, including branch locations, schedules, news and events, please visit www.library.pima.gov or call 520-791-4010.
Fluxx Studio & Gallery is at 414 E. 9th St., just east of 4th Avenue & that underpass to downtown.
More info on Sister Spit from Pima County News (click here).