Join Us for the Most Subversive Reading Event in Austin!
Free for Library Foundation Members
$10 for Non-Members
$5 for Students
Libations and Light Fare
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Our Banned Books Bash celebrates the freedom to read and the right to create literary work that challenges and interrogates the status quo.
Emcee: Cecily Sailer
Readers: Badgerdog Teaching Artists Dawn Ambuehl-Sadek, Tyler Gobble, Julie Howd, Cory Mac Pherson, Stephanie Noll, Ben Reed, Terri Schexnayder, Diana Lynn Small, and Brittani Sonnenberg.
Howl, Lord of the Flies, Cat's Cradle, A Wrinkle in Time, Song of Solomon, The Awakening, Catcher in the Rye, The Kite Runner, and The Perks of Being a Wallflower.
All proceeds benefit the Library Foundation’s (free!) Badgerdog Creative Writing Workshops for adults at the Austin Public Library.
The Library Foundation’s annual gala, Illumine, honors members of the Austin community for outstanding literary achievement.
Join us for the 5th Annual Illumine on Friday, November 13 at the W Hotel!
For more information about Illumine and this year's honorees click here.