Tor Books and Tor.com request the honor of your presence at the Steampunk Literary Corner, part of the Brooklyn Indie Market’s Steampunk 2010 celebration. The Steampunk Market will take place on October 24th, 2010 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the DUMBO Lofts at 155 Water Street in DUMBO (Brooklyn), $5 admission. The market will feature dozens of fine steampunk vendors and an elaborate fashion show at 4:00 p.m.
The Literary Corner will be in operation from 11 to 4 and feature readings from esteemed literary personages, tea and scones, and a fine assortment of steampunk books for sale. The approximate schedule for the readings is as follows, though times and details are subject to change until further notice:
|11:30||Nina Lourie, reading from The Time Machine by H. G. Wells|
|12:00||N. K. Jemisin, reading “The Effluent Engine” from Steam-Powered: Lesbian Steampunk Stories, edited by JoSelle Vanderhooft|
|12:30||Felix Gilman, reading from The Half-Made World|
|1:00||Ay-Leen the Peacemaker, reading from Behemoth by Scott Westerfeld|
|1:30||Genevieve Valentine, reading from Mechanique: A Tale of the Circus Tresaulti|
|2:00||Lev AC Rosen, reading from All Men of Genius|
|2:30||Leanna Renee Hieber, reading from The Darkly Luminous Fight for Persephone Parker|
|3:00||G. D. Falksen, reading from “The Strange Case of Mr. Salad Monday”|
|3:30||Nasty Canasta (curator of Naked Girls Reading New York) reading from Steampunk Prime, edited by Mike Ashley|
The Literary Corner is curated by Liz Gorinsky and cosponsored by:
Book sales courtesy of Mobile Libris.
A map of the route from the F train: