alistair mccartney.
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New Orleans, 2008.
Photo by Trebor Healey.


Highways Performance Space, 2008.

Upcoming Events.


Saturday, September 16, 5:00 p.m.
Los Angeles Book Launch

Skylight Books
1818 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027. Reading and conversation with David Francis.
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Saturday, October 21, 9:00 p.m.
NYC Book Launch Party
Dixon Place Lounge
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Tuesday, November 7, 6:30 p.m.
Literary Uprising Reading
Antioch University Los Angeles,
Room A 1000, 400 Corporate Pointe,
Culver City, CA 90230

Please contact me if you're interested in a class visit or reading. Here're some past readings and panels I did for The End of the World Book's release.

  • San Francisco Public Library, Under the Radar Series, June 2010.
  • "Queer Literature, Past/Present/Future" panel, CUNY Graduate Center, Manhattan, March 2009.
  • Teachers and Writers Collaborative, Manhattan, March 2009.
  • "Contemporary Queer Literature" panel, West Hollywood Book Festival, November 2008.
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Library, October 2008.
  • Master class at University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 2008.
  • A Room of One's Own Bookstore, "Tomorrow's Writers Today" panel for Madison Book Festival, October 2008.
  • Links Hall, Chicago, October 2008.
  • Milwaukee Gay Arts Center, October 2008.
  • "Debut Fiction" panel and reading for Lambda Literary Retreat at The University of Judaism, August 2008.
  • Rhapsodomancy Literary Lounge Reading, Hollywood, August 2008.
  • "LGBT Literary Fiction" panel, Gay and Lesbian Literature Conference, New Orleans 2008.
  • "Literature of Obsession" and "Contemporary Gay Literature" panels, Palm Springs Book Festival, 2008.
  • Highways Performance Space, Los Angeles, May 2008.
  • Books Inc. Bookstore, San Francisco, May 2008.
  • Ohio Wesleyan University, 2008.
  • Suspect Thoughts, Cleveland, 2008.
  • Washington DC, March 2008.
  • Baltimore Theater Project, Baltimore, March 2008.
  • Giovanni's Room, Philadelphia, March 2008.
  • The Rapture, New York City, March 2008.