Queer Voices: An LGBTQIA2+ Reading Series
Queer Young Adult Reading!
October 8, 2017 | Sunday | 2PM
AT THE LOFT LITERARY CENTER, 1011 WASHINGTON AVE SOUTH, MPLS
This event will include ASL Interpretation by Asher Edes and Ico Ahyicodae.
Register here, or walk-in the day of the event!
Intermedia Arts is proud to partner with Molly Beth Griffin, and the Second Story Reading Series to present a QUEER YA event at the Loft Literary Center. The event will feature readings by local LGBTQ authors, a panel discussion, and book sales by Addendum Books.
Author Molly Beth Griffin (Silhouette of a Sparrow) will read from Either/Or, a young adult novel in progress, as part of a 2017 Minnesota Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant. Readers will include Rachel Gold (Nico & Tucker), dc edwards (Bright City), Brian Farrey (With Or Without You), Laura Bradley Rede (Kissing Midnight), Junauda Petrus (“Sweetness of Wild”), and David LaRochelle (Absolutely Positively Not). Ally authors Steve Brezenoff (Brooklyn Burning), Juliann Rich (Gravity), and Kirstin Cronn-Mills (Beautiful Music for Ugly Children) will then join the readers for a panel discussion and Q&A moderated by Vee Signorelli of GayYA.org. A reception and book signing will follow the program.
Photography by Anna Min, Min Enterprises, LLC — http://minenterprises.com
Thanks to: Heather Bouwman & Swati Avasthi with Second Story, Lisa Marie Brimmer with Queer Voices/Intermedia Arts, Bao Phi & Marion Gomez at the Loft Literary Center
Molly Beth Griffin is a fiscal year 2017 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is funded, in part, by the Minnesota State Legislature from the State’s arts and cultural heritage fund with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008.