Burrow Press Presents: We Can't Help It If We're From Florida

Wed, Nov 29 at 6pm

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Admits 1 person. Supports the mission of Burrow Press. Or you could buy a book instead. Or both. We won't tell you how to live your life!
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Admission + The Book
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Includes admission for one person, plus • One (1) hardcover copy of "We Can't Help It We're From Florida." • Two (2) "lotto" raffle tickets
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Includes admission for one person, plus • One (1) hardcover copy of "We Can't Help It We're From Florida." • Three (3) other Burrow Press books released in 2017 • Two (2) drinks, beer and/or wine • Five (5) "lotto" raffle tickets
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Admission – Free RSVP
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Admits 1 person. Party with us, and enjoy all of the free things, but don't leave without buying a Burrow Press book or donating what you can to the cause of Florida literature.
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Celebrate Burrow Press' new book, We Can't Help It If We're From Florida, a hardcover anthology of new stories and essays by a star-studded lineup of current and former Floridians.

Join us for an unapologetically Floridian book release & fundraiser in support of one of Florida’s only literary publishers. Featuring shuffleboard, Pub' subs, boozey slurpeez, artificial turf, lotto ... oh, and readings by Shane Hinton, Lindsay Hunter, Kristen Arnett, Sohrab Homi Fracis & others.

Activities:
Free Pub' subs & alcoholic slurpeez.
Beer, wine, "lotto" tickets & Burrow books for sale.
Music, visuals & shuffleboard througout.
Readings at 8pm.
Winner-take-all "lotto" raffle announced at 9pm.

Admission: RSVP for free [or] Donate $10 [or] or purchase some Burrow books to take home (via this site or at the event)

Book Synopsis: Florida is more than just fodder for hard-boiled crime novels and zany farces. This anthology of new stories and essays challenges a star-studded line up of current and former Floridians to write about the state through a literary lens, though not without the requisite weirdness. The Florida within this book contains: lightning, oil spills, road rage, a lizard tied to a balloon, swimmers, sleepwalkers, characters that love Florida, characters that hate Florida, and at least three sinkholes. 

Contributor list: Lindsay Hunter, Kevin Moffett, Lidia Yuknavitch, Jeff Parker, Laura van den Berg, Sarah Gerard, Jaquira Díaz, Alissa Nutting, Kristen Arnett, Sohrab Homi Fracis, Derrick Austin, John Brandon, Jason Ockert, Michael J. Seidlinger, Racquel Henry, Nathan Deuel, Asha Dore, Amy Parker, and John Henry Fleming. Edited by Shane Hinton.


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1121 N. Mills Ave
Orlando, FL 32803

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