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CHICAGO: Thursday Live Lit with Connor Coyne.

One of the first official Urbantasm events!

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Please join me in CHICAGO on Thursday, December 7th for Indie Lit’s “Live Lit” event at the delightful 57th Street Books in Hyde Park, just two blocks from The University of Chicago.

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“Rightsizing Thanksgiving in the Rust Belt,” by Connor Coyne, published in Belt Magazine

I am very pleased to share that Belt Publishing & Belt Magazine have published my essay “Rightsizing Thanksgiving in the Rust Belt.

Actually, I pitched them this essay only a week ago, and through their timely and insightful editing we were able to finish it before Thanksgiving.… Read the rest

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An Urbantasm, A Play (Early 1996)

In 50 weeks my novel Urbantasm: The Dying City (the first in a series of four) will be published!

Each week, I am sharing some piece of media related to the project: images, stories, excerpts, pictures, etc.

This week I shared an account of one of the earliest incarnations of the project, a play titled An Urbantasm. … Read the rest

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Announcing the Flint Literary Festival!

First-ever Flint Literary Festival prepares to take ‘Flight’
For Immediate Release
 
FLINT, Mich., May 26, 2017 – The inaugural Flint Literary Festival will be July 21-22 and feature several noted authors with Flint roots who have achieved critical and commercial success with their writing.Read the rest
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December 2016 Pseudo-Tour

The poster from the very first Tuesday Funk reading, on April 1st, 2008.  That reading was organized by Hallie Palladino, Reinhardt Suarez, and myself.  Next week, the 100th Tuesday Funk reading will take place, hosted by Andrew Huff and Eden Robbins.  We will be joined by William Shunn, and so the readers this month will be all of the hosts of Tuesday Funk over the years.

The poster from the very first Tuesday Funk reading, on April 1st, 2008. That reading was organized by Hallie Palladino, Reinhardt Suarez, and myself. Next week, the 100th Tuesday Funk reading will take place, hosted by Andrew Huff and Eden Robbins.

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