Simon Tam will be presenting his new memoir, Slanted: How an Asian American Troublemaker Took on the Supreme Court at White Whale Bookstore. The memoir discusses, among other stories and themes, the fight The Slants brought to the Supreme Court to trademark their band name. He'll be joined by Slants’ guitarist, Joe x. Jiang, and will be performing some songs from the band's latest release. Brenda Lee Green of the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the ACLU of Pennsylvania will be in conversation with Simon as well.
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Earlier Event: September 14Double Poetry Book Launch: Daniela Buccilli and Melissa Butler
Later Event: September 20Reading and Q&A: Tom Bennitt (Burning Under) and Stewart O'Nan