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Wolfgang Books Presents 'An Afternoon with Lindsay Hunter and Christian Tebordo'

On Saturday, October 23rd, Wolfgang Books will be presenting 'An Afternoon with Lindsay Hunter and Christian Tebordo'.
An Afternoon with Lindsay Hunter and Christian Tebordo
authors of Daddy's and The Awful Possibilities
Both from Featherproof Books
Saturday, October 23 @ 3 pm
A Wolfgang Books Event @ Steel City Coffeehouse

Writers at Bridge and Main continues on October 23rd with Lindsay Hunter and Christian TeBordo, both recently published by Featherproof Books, one of the hottest (and edgiest) independent publishers around. Lindsay and Christian have both garnered excellent reputations for their provocative fiction in addition to their on stage readings. Here's a little bit more about them...

LINDSAY HUNTER received her MFA in writing from the School of the Art Institute of hunterChicago in 2007. She is the co-founder and co-host of Quickies!, a Chicago reading series that showcases very short prose. In 2008, Quickies! was featured in Time Out Chicago's Best of 2008 as well as NewCity's Top 5 New Recurring Reading Series. Her work has been published in McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Nerve, MAKE, Smokelong Quarterly, Thieves Jargon, elimae, Hobart, Night Train, Cricket Online Review, Fiction at Work, Somnambulist Quarterly, among other places. Her story "Unpreparing" was named a notable of 2008 by StorySouth. Her stories "Tuesday" and "Finding There" were listed in Wigleaf 's Top Very Short Fictions, 2009 and 2010. She received an honorable mention for Glimmer Train's 2008 Very Short Fiction Award contest. She is currently working on a novel. DADDY's is her first book.

CHRISTIAN TEBORDO has published three novels: The Conviction and Subsequent tebordoLife of Savior Neck, Better Ways of Being Dead and We Go Liquid. The Awful Possibilities is his first collection of short fiction. He lives in Philadelphia and, according to George Saunders, he "shows that it is possible to be, simultaneously, a wise old soul and a crazed young terror."

We hope you can make it on Saturday!

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