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A DIFFERENT KIND OF BOOK TOUR

ANNOUNCING

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TWO AUTHORS CROSS THE US & CANADA

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PERFORMING IN VENUES LARGE AND SMALL

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WITH DOZENS OF LOCAL WRITERS

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SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER 2014

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WE'RE LOOKING FOR LOCAL HOSTS

IN CITIES AND TOWNS ALL OVER NORTH AMERICA

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WHERE WE'RE GOING WE DON'T NEED ROADS

Get the limited-edition zine...at a one-of-a-kind price.

Where We're Going We Don't Need Roads tour zine available at the price you choose. All proceeds go directly towards gas, food, accommodation and those 252 cups of coffee.

GOAL: $5000

16.3% Complete (success)
9387
miles
42
days on the road
252
cups of coffee
1000
limited-edition zines

Where we’re going, we don’t need roads

Help us fuel our authors, and their car

Buy a copy of our tour zine and help fund this groundbreaking tour! Pay whatever you feel comfortable with. All proceeds go directly towards gas, food, accommodation and those 252 cups of coffee.

Raised: $815

16.3% Complete (success)

Goal: $5000

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Sybil Lamb and Casey Plett are coming to your town. This isn’t just a book tour, it’s a movement. And these are events you won’t easily forget.

They will be criss-crossing Canada and the United States, visiting cafes, bookshops, libraries, and maybe even that punk house round the corner. And at every stop they’ll be reading with the most exciting trans and queer writers from your area.


Books

I’ve Got A Time Bomb

On her way home from a gay wedding, Sybil’s eponymous protagonist is ambushed, beaten, and left for dead on the train tracks. Days later, Sybil awakens in a hospital and finds her skull has been reconstructed, but it quickly becomes … Continued

A Safe Girl To Love

Eleven unique short stories that stretch from a rural Canadian Mennonite town to a hipster gay bar in Brooklyn, featuring young trans women stumbling through loss, sex, harassment, and love. These stories, shiny with whiskey and prairie sunsets, rattling subways … Continued

Authors

Sybil Lamb

has been a painter and zine-maker for over 20 years.

Meet Sybil Lamb

Casey Plett

has been featured in Plenitude, Two Serious Ladies, Anomalous Press, and other publications.

Meet Casey Plett

Tour Stops


9/15 - Winnipeg, MB
The Action House

9/16 - Saskatoon, SK
University of Saskatoon

9/17 - Edmonton, AB
Pride Centre of Edmonton

9/18 - Calgary, AB
Loft 112

9/20 - Vancouver, BC
Gallery Gachet

9/21 - Seattle, WA
Vermillion Bar and Gallery

9/22 - Olympia, WA
Media Island Activist Center

9/23 - Portland, OR
Floyd's Old Town Coffee Shop

9/24 - Berkeley, CA
The Long Haul

9/25 - San Francisco, CA
Station 40

9/26 - Santa Paula, CA
Private home

9/27 - Los Angeles, CA
The Gallery @ Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Community Center

9/28 - Los Angeles, CA
Mineral Springs Picnic Grounds

9/30 - Tucson, AZ
Casa Libre

10/2 - Dallas TX
Private home

10/3 - Austin, TX
Cenote

10/5 - New Orleans, LA
Private home

10/6 - New Orleans, LA
Kajun's Pub

10/10 - Chapel Hill, NC
Internationalist Books

10/11 - Cincinnati OH
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton Counties

10/12 - Frederick, MD
The Void

10/13 - New York, NY
Leslie Lohman Prince Street

10/14 - Poughkeepsie, NY
Vassar College

10/15 - Marlboro, VT
Marlboro College

10/16 - Montréal, PQ
Café Cleopatra

10/17 - Ottawa, ON
Venus Envy

10/18 - Peterborough, ON
The Red Garnet

10/20 - Toronto, ON
The Steady

10/23 - Chicago, IL
Hull House Museum

10/24 - Minneapolis, MN
Quatrefoil LGBT Library

10/25 - Winnipeg, MB
Bulman Centre, University of Winnipeg

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