Wednesday, July 21, 2010

THIS WEEKEND 24 Hour Literary Marathon for Charity!

Joseph Mattson, James Greer, Jillian Lauren, Jose Rivera, Mark Sarvas, Brad Listi and MORE will be participating in a 24 HOUR LITERARY MARATHON to benefit The Young Storytellers Foundation, SAT., JULY 24th, 9am to SUN., JULY 25th, 9am! Mattson will be reading at 2:20 AM!

Mattson's reading will also include/incorporate field recordings from the jungles of South America and SE Asia, as well as Super8 footage set to Six Organs of Admittance music!

All of the info is below:

The 24-Hour Literary Marathon will begin on Saturday, July 24th at 9 am and run for 24 glorious hours through 9 am on Sunday, July 25th. There is no admission fee--the event is FREE!--but we will be collecting donations for The Young Story Tellers Foundation.

The Writers Junction is located at 1001 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401. Contact us at 310.451.0999.

Parking is 9-hour meters on the street and there are a FEW spots directly behind the building.


9 AM- Dennis Cruz
9:20 AM- Johnny Walker
10 AM- Ashaki Jackson
11:20 AM- Karen Forman & Co
1 PM- Drew Droege
2 PM- David Francis
3 PM- James Greer
3:40 PM- Lindsey Goldstein
4:30 PM- Author Panel featuring Deirdre Shaw, Brad Listi, Mark Sarvas, and Brooke Berman
7 PM- Jose Rivera
7:30 PM- Jillian Lauren
7:50 PM- Joseph Powell
8 PM- Mark Rizzo
8:40 PM- Garrett Socol
9 PM- Mahogany Improv Group
10 PM- Ben Loory
10:20 PM- John Singleton
10:40 PM- Nicole Wells
11:20 PM- Rich Ferguson
11:40 PM- Anne Walls
12 Midnight- Movie Performance
2 AM- Brock Walters
2:20 AM - Joseph Mattson
2:40 AM - Joe Wengert
3 AM- Anna Metcalf
4 AM- Karaoke Party!
6 AM- Sean Hill
6:20 AM - Kate Gilbert
7 AM- Vanessa Libertad Garcia

Brought to you by: The Writers Junction (, WordHustler (, and The Nervous Breakdown (

Proceeds to Benefit: The Young Story Tellers Foundation (