HOUSTON INDIE BOOK FESTIVAL, APRIL 14, 2012
The Fifth Annual Houston Indie Book Fest Celebrates Small Presses, Magazines, and
Independent Bookstores in Houston
The Houston Indie Book Festival is hosted by NANO Fiction and Gulf Coast through a collaboration with The Menil Collection, and the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses at Menil Park (view map).
The 2012 festival will be on Saturday, April 14 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.. The event is completely free and open to the public and remains the only one of its kind in the Houston and Austin areas, featuring a variety of nationally-distributed literary journals and small-press books alongside local booksellers, book and magazine publishers, small presses, literary organizations, and writers.
Jason Poland, Austin Bedell, Victoria J. Hyla, Gabrielle Faust, Kerry Sparks, DJ Werx, KC Williams, Chris Sweet, Bob Doerr, Missy Jane, Lester Morris, Kathy Culver, Diana Oliver, Bill Megenhardt (lllustrator), Fara Walker, Ana Maria Rodriguez, & Ryan Dilbert.
Brown Book Shop, Kaboom Books, Domy Books, Light of Islam Bookstore, Good Books in the Woods, Becker’s Books, Brazos Bookstore, & Book Haven.
NANO Fiction, Gulf Coast, American Short Fiction, The Cupboard, Tifferet, Little Red Leaves Textile Series, Bat City Review, GIGANTIC SEQUINS, The Aletheia Literary & Arts Journal, CALLALOO, Film Monitor, Unstuck, Glass Mountain, OH NO Magazine, & NAP.
Slough Press, Blue Cubicle Press, Arte Publico Press, Haymarket Books, Bright Sky Press, Triscelle Publishing, Blessed Butterfly Productions, Kaleidoscope in Black Arts & Entertainment, Doodles Ave., Imagine Nation, Sociosights Press, CBAY Books, Dos Gatos Press, UHV Publishing Center, Javelina Books, The Minted Mouse, haha, Radical Books, Mutabilis Press, Host Publications, & The Underground Forest.
CLMP, InPrint Houston, Zine Fest Houston, Texas Authors of Romance Fiction, WiVLA, Writers in the Schools, Writer’s Revisions, River Writers Reading Series, Houston Public Library, Poison Girl Bar / Poison Pen Reading Series, Literacy Advance of Houston, BOOTOWN, Reaching Out, Texas Authors and Poets, Write by Night, Houston Poets, & FotoFest.