POPUP! Bookfest is Glendale's first annual free literary event series featuring multilingual readings and public writing, publishing, and zine-making workshops.
Night of Noir Reading + Q&A
Friday, 10/7 from 8-10 p.m.
Museum of Neon Art (MONA)
216 S Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91204
Featuring readings by authors Steph Cha, Desiree Zamorano, Naomi Hirahara, Gary Phillips, & Tom Nolan
PUBLISH! Workshop by Writ Large Press
Thursday, 10/13 from 8-10 p.m.
415 E Broadway, Glendale, CA 91205
PUBLISH! is WLP’s ongoing underground project publishing hundreds of writers from around the world through the use of typewriters, speech-to-text software, broadsides, Instagrams, & mathematical equations.
Our City is Multilingual, A Reading + Q&A
Friday, 10/21 from 8-10 p.m.
Glendale Public Library, Lot 10
222 East Harvard Street, Glendale CA 91205
Featuring readings by authors Karineh Mahdessian, Sophia Rivera, Angela Ian Penredondo, Lilly Cabrera, Eliza Karagezian, & Amanda Wang
Make-A-Zine Workshop & Historic Tour
Saturday, 10/29 from 2-4 p.m.
Glendale Transportation Center
400 West Cerritos Ave., Glendale, CA 91204
Learn how to make a zine (DIY self-published books) with Rhea Tepp of LA Zine Fest and take a tour
of the Historic Southern Pacific Train Station!
Presented by Glendale Arts in partnership with Writ Large Press, Friends of the Glendale Public Library, Abril Books, and the Glendale Transportation Center.