The sixth annual Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl is happening on Saturday, September 14 from 11 am until 8 pm along California Avenue and surrounding areas in Reno. The Literary Crawl is an exploratory event that brings residents of Reno together to celebrate and be inspired by the rich literary talent in our state. The Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl presents notable local, regional, and national authors at venues throughout downtown Reno, where they give readings of fiction, non‐fiction, and poetry. The day also includes writing workshops, panel discussions, art installations, and performances. Access to all events is free, and all ages are welcome to participate at a variety of family-friendly readings and activities. Some venues are 21+.
Featuring Kiese Laymon, author of Heavy: An American Memoir, at the Nevada Museum of Art at 12 pm. Free tickets are available at https://www.nevadaart.org/event/nevada-humanities-literary-crawl-keynote-kiese-laymon-on-heavy-an-american-memoir/.
Venues Include: 1864 Tavern, Arts for All Nevada at The Lake Mansion, Bibo Coffee, Ceol Irish Pub, Downtown Reno Library, Great Basin Food Co-op, Nevada Museum of Art, Old World Coffee, Pignic Pub & Patio, Royce, St. James Infirmary, Sundance Books and Music, The Loving Cup, and Washoe Public House.