xo Orpheus with Kate Bernheimer and friends

10/02/2013 - 7:00pm

xo Orpheus contributors Dawn Raffel, Emma Straub, and Peter Straub present readings from this stunning collection of new myths. Featuring talkative goats, a cat lady, a bird woman, a beer-drinking ogre, a squid who falls in love with the sun, and a girl who gives birth to cubs, here are extravagantly imagined, bracingly contemporary stories, heralding a new beginning for one of the world’s oldest literary traditions.Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required.

xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths Cover Image
By Kate Bernheimer (Editor)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143122425
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Published: Penguin Books - September 24th, 2013

Fifty leading writers retell myths from around the world in this dazzling follow-up to the bestselling My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me.