BOOK LAUNCH PARTY: Basilio Boullosa Stars in the Fountain of Highlandtown
Join author Rafael Alvarez, Guggenheim Fellow Deborah Rudacille, and CityLit Press publisher Gregg Wilhelm for the launch of Alvarez's new collection of fiction, Basilio Boullosa Stars in the Fountain of Highlandtown. The book commemorates the 20th anniversary of Alvarez's fiction debut, The Fountain of Highlandtown, also published by Wilhelm. Spend the evening immersed in the heart of Alvarez's east Baltimore "Holy Land," at the very place that graces the new book's jacket. Lite fare to be provided (included in the price of the ticket)
“Stories from the treasure chest of one of America’s most talented scribes.” -- James McBride, National Book Award winner for The Good Lord Bird.
MON SEP18 | 7pm |$30/$25 members (INCLUDES copy of book), $12/ $9 (WITHOUT copy of book) + $3 at the door
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