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Saturday, May 6 • 8:00pm - 10:30pm
Grub Turns Twenty: Forever Young
Limited Capacity seats available

GrubStreet was founded twenty years ago, and we are taking tonight to celebrate that important milestone. "Grub Turns Twenty: Forever Young" features short but revealing “Mortified”-style readings by Celeste Ng, Mario Zambrano, Lidia Yuknavitch, Christopher Castellani, and Carter Sickels, complimentary appetizers and desserts, a champagne toast, a cash bar, music, dancing, and other surprises. This event will also be open to the public and take place at ICON Nightclub, located at 100 Warrenton St, Boston, MA 02116. All Muse registrations include a complimentary ticket to this party.


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Celeste Ng

Celeste Ng is the author of the novel Everything I Never Told You (Penguin Press), which was a New York Times bestseller, a New York Times Notable Book for 2014, and Amazon's #1 Best Book of the Year 2014. She grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Shaker Heights, Ohio, in a family of scientists. Celeste attended Harvard University and earned a MFA from the University of Michigan (now the Helen Zell... Read More →
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Carter Sickels

Carter Sickels is the author of the novel The Evening Hour, and editor of Untangling the Knot: Queer Voices on Marriage, Relationships & Identity. Carter’s essays and fiction have appeared in various literary journals and anthologies including Guernica, BuzzFeed, The Collection: Short Fiction From the Transgender Vanguard, and Walk Till the Dogs Get Mean: Essays on the Forbidden from a New Appalachia. He received the 2013 Lambda Literary Emerging Writer Award, and has been awarded scholarships to Bread Loaf... Read More →
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Lidia Yuknavitch

Lidia Yuknavitch is the author of the novels The Book of Joan (Harper) and the bestselling The Small Backs of Children (Harper), winner of both the Oregon Book Award for the novel and the Reader's Choice Award, as well as the memoir The Chronology of Water. Her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in BOMB, Guernica, The Rumpus, The Iowa Review, Another Chicago Magazine, Buzzfeed, Zyzzyva, and in the anthologies Forms At War, Life As We Show It, and Representing Bisexualities. Her TED Talk on Misfittery has nearly 2 million views. She is the founder of the Corporeal Writing Workshop series; she is a very good swimmer.She has also had writing appear in publications including Guernica Magazine, Ms., The Iowa Review, Zyzzyva, Another Chicago Magazine, The Sun, Exquisite Corpse, TANK, and in the anthologies Life As We Show It (City Lights), Wreckage of Reason (Spuytin Duyvil), Forms at War (FC2), Feminaissance (Les Figues Press), and Representing Bisexualities (SUNY), as well as online at The Rumpus. She founded the workshop... Read More →
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Mario Zambrano

Mario Alberto Zambrano was a contemporary ballet dancer before writing fiction. He has lived in Israel, The Netherlands, Germany, Spain, and Japan, and has danced for Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Nederlands Dans Theater, Ballet Frankfurt, and Batsheva Dance Company. He graduated from The New School as a Riggio Honors Fellow and the Iowa... Read More →

Saturday May 6, 2017 8:00pm - 10:30pm

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