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  • Date: October 27
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:45pm PT

Lit Crawl


Lit Crawl hits the streets again October 27, and we’ll be holding a reading every hour on the hour. Check out the schedule of events at Hugo House below, and see the full schedule of readings here.

6 pm | Politics & Poetry

In a year when the first woman is running for the presidency, women poets Samar Abulhassan, Laura Da’, and Ann Teplick will read from their works and share poems from a radical female poet who inspires them. Hosted by Seattle Civic Poet Claudia Castro Luna.

7 pm | 2016 Jack Straw Writers

Featuring four writers from this year’s Jack Straw Writers Program: Casandra Lopez, Shin Yu Pai, Alison Stagner, and Shontina Vernon. Hosted by program curator Karen Finneyfrock.

8 pm | The Body Is a Map in any Language

Readings by Sam Roxas-Chua, Jordan Hartt, and Jamaica Baldwin. Hosted by Kristen Millares Young.

9 pm | The Comics Pages

Crosscut editors team up with actors from UW’s improv group for a satiric take at Seattle politics and society.

All events are free and open to the public. The bar will be open.