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ITNA PRESS Summer Readings

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Event:
ITNA PRESS Summer Readings
Start:
July 2, 2014 7:00 PM
End:
July 2, 2014 10:00 PM
Organizer:
Greg
Phone:
646 457 0859
contact@bgsqd.com
Updated:
June 13, 2014
Venue:
Bureau of General Services–Queer Division
Phone:
646 457 0859
Address:
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83A Hester St., New York, NY, 10002, United States
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An evening of reading performances by ITNA PRESS authors Slava Mogutin, Christopher Stoddard, and Prix de Flore winner Bruce Benderson (also reading on behalf of La JohnJoseph).

ITNA PRESS is a Brooklyn-based company dedicated to publishing honest works of American literature deemed too provocative for the mainstream.

 

 

Photograph by Michael Stipe

Photograph by Michael Stipe

Slava Mogutin is the author of two monographs of photography published in the US and seven books of writings in Russian. His artwork has been exhibited internationally and featured in a wide range of publications, including i-DFlash ArtDazed & ConfusedL’Uomo VogueStern, and The New York TimesFood Chain is his first book in English.

 

Photograph by Leon Csernohlavek

Photograph by Leon Csernohlavek

La JohnJoseph is the author of the critically acclaimed solo memoir play Boy in a Dress. He’s performed at MOMA, the Royal Opera House, and across Europe, the US and the Middle East. He’s been published in The Gay Times Book of Short StoriesBird SongP.S. I Love YouFat Zine, and 21st Century Queer Artists Identify ThemselvesEverything Must Go is his first novel.

 

Photograph by Daniel Moss

Photograph by Daniel Moss

Christopher Stoddard is the founder of ITNA PRESS and the author of White, Christian (Spuyten Duyvil, 2010), chosen by the American Library Association for their 2012 list of commendable LGBT literature. His writing has also been published by Lambda Literary and Go Deeper Press. Limiters is his second novel.

 

Bruce Benderson

Bruce Benderson is a novelist, essayist and translator whose most well-known book, The Romanian: Story of an Obsession, was awarded the prestigious Prix de Flore in its French edition. Other publications include the essay collection Sex and Isolation, the novels Pacific Agony and User, and the story collection Pretending to Say No. He has written for The New York Times Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Libération and many other American and French publications. He regularly translates books from the French. His new book, Urban Gothic: The Collected Stories, is forthcoming from ITNA PRESS.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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