Rolling Blackouts North American Fall Tour:
September 17th (Sat) – Small Press Expo, North Bethesda, MD
I’ll be on this panel:
12:00 pm: Comics Journalism with Joe Sacco & Sarah Glidden (White Oak Room)
And then signing books at the Drawn and Quarterly booth from 1:00-2:00pm & 4:00-5:00pm.
September 18th (Sun) – Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY
You can find me on these panels:
2:30 pm — Wanderlust and the Search for Meaning
Congregation Mt. Sinai, 250 Cadman Plaza W
Novelist and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Russell Banks (Voyager: Travel Writings), cartoonist Sarah Glidden (Rolling Blackouts: Dispatches from Turkey, Syria, and Iraq) and essayist Pico Iyer (The Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going Nowhere) discuss their genre-bending travel books, the effects of landscape on the human psyche, and what we’re really searching for when we travel. Moderated by Timothy J. Houlihan, Provost, St. Francis College.
5:00 pm — The Art of War
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St
Compelling comics can be drawn from conflict zones. Journalist Sarah Glidden (Rolling Blackouts), ex-Marine Maximilian Uriarte (The White Donkey), and historical graphic novelist Ethan Young (Nanjing) discuss war stories. Moderated by Josh Neufeld (Flashed and Ad).
October 5th (Wed) – Elliot Bay Books, Seattle, WA
October 6th (Thur) – The Booksmith, San Francisco, CA
October 7th (Fri) – Stanford University Bookstore, Stanford, CA
October 12th (Wed) – Prairie Lights, Iowa City, IA
October 13th (Thur) – Toronto Reference Library, Toronto, ON
October 15th (Sat) – Boston Book Festival, Boston, MA
October 19th+20th – Vancouver Writers Fest, Vancouver, BC
November 5th (Sat) – Wordstock, Portland, OR
November 19th + 20th – Miami Book Fair, Miami, FL