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The Emma Straub Hollywood Variety Hour at Public Assembly

    09/22/2012 - 8:00pm

    THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!!!!! Featuring Emma Straub (Laura Lamont’s Life in Pictures), actor and author Andrew McCarthy, musician Stephin Merritt, blogging genius Maris Kreizman, and This American Life's Ira Glass. Each ticket includes a copy of Straub's novel Laura Lamont's Life in Pictures! Andrew McCarthy is the author of the forthcoming memoir The Longest Way Home, which follows his excursions to Patagonia, the Amazon, Costa Rica, Baltimore, Vienna, Kilimanjaro, Dublin, and beyond. He has also been in numerous movies and TV shows, including Weekend at Bernie's and Pretty in Pink.Singer-songwriter Stephin Merritt is one of the principal forces behind The Magnetic Fields. He'll be playing as well as speaking with Emma!Maris Kreizman is the brain behind Slaughterhouse 90210, a blog that marries highbrow lit with pop culture references.Ira Glass is the producer and host of This American Life and winner of the George Polk Award in Radio Reporting. 
    Please note: this event is 21+. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the event will start at 8 p.m. SHARP!