meets to write, read, and discuss screenplays. Mondays, 6:30pm.
Opal Divine's Penn Field, 3601-K S. Congress, 444-4357
So JJ Abrams
had this idea, see. And then was canny enough to hire another man, this Austinite (and already internationally acclaimed author
) by the name of Dorst
, to write the whole cunning, complex, wonderfully engaging thing. Right, and – oh my stars and little lip-sewn fishes – did Dorst ever do a knockout job of it! Come hear the author read from and talk about this sockdollager of a literary masterwork. Mon., Dec. 9, 7pm
BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar, 512/472-5050
Austin Poetry Slam Tuesdays, 8pm. 29th Street Ballroom, 2906 Fruth, 480-9562. Ruta Maya Poetry Tuesdays, 6-9pm. 1209 S. First. Full English Tea Room Thom hosts. Saturdays, 6-9pm. 2000 Southern Oaks. 240-2748 . Spoken & Heard Sundays, 7-10pm. Kick Butt Coffee, 5775 Airport #725, 454-5425.