Sari Botton of the Kingston Writers' Studio interviews Breaking the Ruhls author Larry Ruhl. A memoir exploring the reality of childhood sexual abuse, Breaking the Ruhls will resonate deeply with many who have experienced complex trauma, boundary violations, and abuse within the family.
Local author Alisa Kwitney celebrates the publication of her young adult novel, Cadaver and Queen - a "feminist Frankenstein meets Grey's Anatomy" tale. Come for a dramatic reading and Q&A with Alisa and two of her "characters," followed by a meet-and-greet and book signing.
When Sandra Allen was in grad school, her uncle Bob sent her his manuscript—yellowed, reeking of cigarettes, written in ALL CAPS. Just blocks of text on each page.
Join Sari Botton of the Kingston Writers' Studio in conversation with authors Elisa Albert, Emily Gould and Chloe Caldwell about the choice to write fiction underpinned with autobiographical aspects of the author's life.
Meet local author Lori Ann King as she celebrates the launch of her book, Come Back Strong: Balanced Wellness After Surgical Menopause.
Join author John Hall for an evening discussion on beer and beer history.
Join us for an evening of poetry with Virginia Konchan, Sarah Giragosian, and Christina Mengert.
O+ is cleaning out their merch closet just in time for holiday gift-giving! Join them at Rough Draft Bar & Books and select from 1240+1, HO+ME and Cycling shirts as well as gorgeous 2017 O+ Kingston commemorative posters and Big Gay Alphabet large coloring posters. We may even have a beloved skull T-shirt or two ... Priced to move!
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