A reading by Matthew Clark Davison from his novel DOUBTING THOMAS, followed by a discussion and reception. Copies of the book will be available for purchase. Matthew will be happy to sign copies.
In-person attendance is warmly encouraged.
Venue address supplied on confirmation of reservation.
Guests must provide proof of full vaccination from COVID and government-issued identification. Temperatures will be taken at the door. Masking encouraged.
The event will be livestreamed for our friends in other locations.
Matthew Clark Davison, author of Doubting Thomas (Amble Press '21), is creator and teacher of The Lab :: Writing Classes with MCD, a non-academic school started in 2007 in a friend's living room. The textbook version of The Lab, co-authored by bestselling writer Alice LaPlante, will be published by W.W. Norton & Co. in 2022. His prose has been recently anthologized in Empty The Pews (Epiphany Publishing) and 580-Split; and published in or on LitHub, Lambda Literary, The Advocate, Guernica, The Atlantic Monthly, The Rumpus, Foglifter, Exquisite Pandemic, and others. Matthew earned a BA and MFA in Creative Writing from SFSU, where he now teaches full-time.
"A novel of this depth and vigor, this liveliness, would be notable coming from any writer; the fact that it’s a first novel is a clear indication of marvels yet to come.."
Michael Cunningham, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Hours
“An electrifying debut. Matthew Clark Davison is a force to be reckoned with.”
Armistead Maupin, author of Tales of the City
Date & Time
Sun, Nov 14, 2021 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM