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Saturday, October 5 • 6:30pm - 9:00pm
The 9th Live Wire! Radio Wordstock Extravaganza

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Gen Admission: $20 advance, $25 day of
Reserved Seating: $35

An annual festival gem (code for sells out early). Be a part of the live studio audience for 2013's Wordstock edition of Live Wire! Radio to witness another mirthful mash-up of Wordstock writers (some who also play instruments and sing) with the razor humor of the regular LiveWire! players. Featuring Wordstock writers: T.C. Boyle, Kevin Barry,  M.K. Asante, A.M. Homes, Ian Doescher and musical guests Tanya Donnelly and Michael Hearst. 

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MK Asante

Bio:MK Asante is a bestselling author, award-winning filmmaker, hip-hop artist, and professor who CNN calls “a master storyteller and major creative force.” The author of four celebrated books, Asante is a recipient of the Langston Hughes Award. His latest book, Buck... Read More →
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Kevin Barry

Bio:Kevin Barry is the author of the story collections 'Dark Lies The Island' and 'There Are Little Kingdoms' and the novel 'City Of Bohane'. He has won the Impac Dublin City Literature Prize, the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Prize, the European Union Prize for Literature... Read More →
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TC Boyle

Bio:T. Coraghessan Boyle is the author of twenty-three books of fiction, including, most recently, After the Plague (2001), Drop City (2003), The Inner Circle (2004), Tooth and Claw (2005), The Human Fly (2005), Talk Talk (2006), The Women (2009), Wild Child (2010), When the... Read More →
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Ian Doescher

Bio:Ian Doescher, born 45 days after Star Wars Episode IV was released, was born and raised in Portland and moved back to Portland with his family in 2008.  He has loved Shakespeare since eighth grade, and attributes his understanding of iambic pentameter to good teachers... Read More →
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AM Homes

Bio:AM Homes is the author of the memoir The Mistress’s Daughter and the novels May We Be Forgiven (Winner of The Women’s Prize for Fiction 2013), This Book Will Change Your Life, Music for Torching, The End of Alice, In a Country of Mothers, and Jack, as well as the story... Read More →

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Michael Hearst

Bio:Michael Hearst is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and writer. He is a founding member of the band One Ring Zero, which has released nine albums, including the literary collaboration As Smart As We Are (The Author Project), featuring lyrics by Paul Auster, Margaret Atwood... Read More →
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Tanya Donnelly

Bio:Tanya Donelly is a Boston-based singer songwriter and guitarist, and founding member of Throwing Muses and The Breeders.  She was also the singer and songwriter in the twice Grammy-nominated band Belly in the early 1990s. In the late 1990s, she became a solo artist... Read More →

Saturday October 5, 2013 6:30pm - 9:00pm PDT
Alberta Rose Theatre 3000 NE Alberta St.

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