When: Sat., Jan. 28, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 2017
Local writer Ben Longoria is the author of The Hound of Endtown, Hello Defiant, Luis and Amanda, The Forest Around the Hill, and the first book in his magnum opus- A Death Solar. His A Death Solar series was discussed in the LA Times and was the focus of his Seattle based band. In 2014-15 he worked with the Palo Alto College Archives Project interviewing local poets for the city's Department for Culture and Creative Development. American Monsters is a collection of tales about the wicked creatures and abominations who ruled the wild and mysterious land set between two vast stretches of ocean, the uninhabited America.