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Get Your Lit On: The Week in Bookish LA

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Monday
Naomi Wolf discusses Give Me Liberty: A Handbook for American Revolutionaries 7pm @ Central Library
Adam Tokunaga presents and signs Slow Sex Secrets 7pm @ Book Soup
Arthur Nersesian and Joseph Mattson read their work 7pm @ Vroman's

Tuesday
Naomi Wolf discusses and signs Give Me Liberty 7pm @ Vroman's
Savannah Knoop presents and signs Girl Boy Girl 7pm @ Book Soup
Peter W. Galbraith discusses Unintended Consequences 7:30pm @ Central Library

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Wednesday
Tim Reid, Tom Dressen and Ron Rapoport present and sign Tim and Tom 7pm @ Book Soup
Cory & Sarah Stargel and Rick Thomas read their work 7pm @ Vroman's

Thursday
Percival Everett & Chris Abani read their work 7:30pm @ Skylight Books

Friday
Screening of State by State 7pm @ Vroman's
Dave Pierce presents and signs Riding on the Ether Express 7pm @ Book Soup
Best Music Writing in 2008 panel discussion 7:30pm @ Skylight Books

Saturday
Linda Overman presents and signs Letters Between Us 2pm @ Book Soup
Art Spiegelman discusses & signs Breakdowns: Portrait of the Artist as a Young %@&*! 5pm @ Vroman's
Deborah Pratt presents and signs The Vision Quest: Book 2: The Odyssey 5pm @ Book Soup
Jennifer Baumgardner & Amy Richards read their work 7:30pm @ Skylight Books

Sunday
Philip Lopate discusses his work 5pm @ Hammer Museum
Jennifer Baumgardner & Amy Richards read their work 5pm @ Vroman's