Heyday Harvest

Thursday Dec 08 2011   6:30 PM
The David Brower Center  2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA  map

Join us for our 5th Annual Heyday Harvest. Celebrate California with publisher Malcolm Margolin as he introduces four authors from Heyday’s fresh and visionary series, New California Writing. Enjoy lively readings, a wine bar, hors d’oeuvres, the first ever “bring-a-book-to-life” auction, and a wide selection of Heyday titles available for purchase. Reception at 6:30 p.m., program at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $55 per person and available for purchase at heydayharvest2011.eventbrite.com. Please reserve by December 1. Except for $20 allocated to the value of goods received, tickets are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

For more information visit heydaybooks.com/harvest or contact Lillian Fleer at lillian@heydaybooks.com or (510) 549-3564, ext. 316.

Mariah K. YoungMariah K. Young was born in Alameda, California, and spent her childhood living in the Bay Area and in Lahaina, Hawai‘i. She graduated with an English degree from California State University, East Bay—she still calls it Cal State Hayward, even though no one’s counting anymore—where she won the first annual RV Williams prize for fiction. In 2008, she earned her MFA in creative writing from UC Riverside, andthat same year, she attended the Squaw Valley Writers’ workshop on fellowship. She currently teaches writing in downtown Los Angeles, and lives in Hollywood, where she is hard at work on a novel (when she’s not grading essays).