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Margaret Killjoy @ East Bay Booksellers (In-Person Event)

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

ID: Text reads, “Book launch event We Won’t Be Here Tomorrow with Margaret Killjoy Sun. Oct 2 @ 6PM East Bay Booksellers 5433 College Avenue Oakland, CA 94618” Graphic features the front cover of We Won’t Be Here Tomorrow and Other Stories, a headshot of Margaret and the logos for East Bay Booksellers and AK Press.
Sunday, October 2nd @ 6PM | East Bay Booksellers 5433 College Avenue | Oakland, CA 94618

 

On Sunday, October 2 at 6pm, join author Margaret Killjoy for an in-person event at East Bay Booksellers to celebrate the release of her short story collection We Won’t Be Here Tomorrow: And Other Stories. RSVP not required. Masks encouraged in store.

Spaceships, man-eating mermaids, swords, demons, ghouls, thieves, hitchhikers, and life in the margins.

Margaret Killjoy’s stories have appeared for years in science fiction and fantasy magazines both major and indie. Here, we have collected the best previously published work along with brand new material. Ranging in theme and tone, these imaginative tales bring the reader on a wild and moving ride. They’ll encounter a hacker who programs drones to troll CEOs into quitting; a group of LARPers who decide to live as orcs in the burned forests of Oregon; queer, teen love in a death cult; the terraforming of a climate-changed Earth; polyamorous love on an anarchist tea farm during the apocalypse; and much more. Killjoy writes fearless, mind-expanding fiction.

Margaret Killjoy is a transfeminine author born and raised in Maryland who was spent her adult life traveling with no fixed home. A 2015 graduate of Clarion West, Margaret’s short fiction has been published by Tor.comStrange HorizonsVice’s Terraform, and Fireside Fiction, amongst others. She is the author of A Country of GhostsThe Lamb Will Slaughter the Lion, and The Barrow Will Send What it May. She is also the host of the podcast Live Like the World is Dying and Cool People Who Did Cool Stuff on iHeartRadio.

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Date:
October 2
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Organizer

East Bay Booksellers
Phone:
(510) 653-9965
Email:
events@ebbooksellers.com
Website:
https://www.ebbooksellers.com/

Venue

East Bay Booksellers
5433 College Avenue
Oakland, CA 94618 United States
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Phone:
(510) 653-9965
Website:
https://www.ebbooksellers.com/