Last Friday night, readings by Jeffrey Ford, K. Tempest Bradford, Carlos Hernandez, Alaya Dawn Johnson, Veronica Schanoes, and Genevieve Valentine, backed up by local musicians Brian Wecht, Jeremy Goddard, John Pinamonti, Nate Landau, and Charlie Shaw, conducted by Brian Francis Slattery. And boy do I mean conducted! The Nerd Rock-to-Cuban soundtrack to Carlos Hernandez’ story was amazing.
Readings by Interfictions & Interfictions 2 authors Theodora Goss, Catherynne Valente,
Matthew Cheney, F. Brett Cox, and Shira Lipkin , backed up by local musicians Michael McLaughlin (keys and accordion), Joe Kessler (violin), and Joe Dejarnette (bass), conducted by Brian Francis Slattery (author). Expect sometimes raucous and sometimes sweet, sometimes despairing and sometimes joyful, and always interesting…art without borders.