Whether your interest is in short fiction, autobiographies, or becoming a better storyteller, there’s a Tattered Cover author event you need to check out this week. Hear Edward Hamlin read from his collection of short stories Night in Erg Chebbi, which won the 2015 Iowa Short Fiction Award, or chat with climbing sentation Alex Honnold about the free soloing stories he shares in Alone on the Wall. You’ll be blown away when you hear about Stephanie Arnold’s brush with death in the delivery room, and Margot Leitman’s Long Story Short: The Only Storytelling Guide You’ll Ever Need will give you the tools you need to get people to listen to your own awesome stories. The schedule of events is as follows:

  • Thursday, November 12 @ 7 PM: Edward Hamlin – Night in Erg Chebbi
  • Tuesday, November 17 @ 7 PM: Alex Honnold – Alone on the Wall
  • Wednesday, November 18 @ 7 PM: Stephanie Arnold & Sari Padorr – 37 Seconds
  • Thursday, November 19 @ 7 PM: Margot Leitman – Long Story Short

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