The Rum & Tequila Tour: Mark Stevens and Manuel Ramos
Monday, October 22, 7 p.m.
Tattered Cover, 2526 East Colfax Avenue
Award-winning local authors Mark Stevens and Manuel Ramos will pair up for an evening focused on their latest works: The Melancholy Howl (Stevens) and The Golden Havana Night (Ramos). No rum and tequila will be served (though a river of alcohol runs through these books), but the conversation should be spirited.
Tuesday, October 23, 6:30 p.m.
Douglas County Library
20105 Mainstreet, Parker
Denver novelist Cynthia Swanson, award-winning author of book-club favorite The Bookseller (soon to be a major motion picture starring Julia Roberts), visits the Douglas County Library to talk about her latest novel, The Glass Forest. Books will be available for purchase at the event, which will also include a meet-and-greet signing.
Wednesday, October 24, 6 p.m.
312 East Colfax Avenue
Established in 1995, zingmagazine was designed to be a “curatorial crossing” spanning a spectrum of artistic media, from illustration to architecture to music to fiction and poetry and a whole lot more. Inspired by the magazine’s evolution and celebration of diverse art forms, the Dikeou Collection hosts this zine workshop, focusing on the history of zines and the various techniques artists use to create them. Materials and light refreshments will be provided — all you need to bring is the passion.
Thursday, October 25, 7 p.m.
Lighthouse Writers Workshop
1515 Race Street
Have you ever wondered, while turning the pages of your favorite horror novel and pondering the fear it provokes in you, how the author came up with such twisted tales and distressing detail? Wonder no longer —come sip some wine and enjoy an evening with six horror writers discussing the demons that drive their work. Tickets for the event are still available.