Madison Smartt Bell

will read from


at the following locations:



Sunday, October 22              BALTIMORE   !THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!

2:00 pm                                 Enoch Pratt Library

                                            400 Cathedral Street

                                            Baltimore MD 21201

Sunday, October 29                 New York

7:00 p.m.                                 KGB READING SERIES

                                                85 East 4th Street (between 2nd and 3rd Aves) 2nd floor

                                                New York, NY

                                                    (joint reading with Bliss Broyard)


Monday, October 30             NEW YORK

7:30 pm                                 Barnes and Noble

                                              4 Astor Place

                                               New York, NY 10003

                                                (joint reading with Ahdaf Souif)


Tuesday, October 31                 CHICAGO

7:00 pm                                       Borders Books and Music

                                                    830 N. Michigan Avenue

                                                     Chicago, Illinois


Wednesday, November 1        ANN ARBOR

8:00 pm                                    Shaman Drum Book Store

                                                 313 South State Street

                                                Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Thursday, November 2             IOWA CITY

8:00 pm                                     Prairie Lights Bookstore

                                                15 South Dubuque Street

                                                Iowa City, IA 52240


Sunday, November 5                 BALTIMORE

6:00 pm                                     Bibelot/Book Bash 2000 Booksigning

                                                2080 York Road

                                                Timonium, MD

                                                Benefit for Literacy Works


Monday, November 6                Washington DC

                                                 Chapters Bookstore 

                                                    1512 K Street NW

                                                    Washington DC 20036


Wednesday, November 8             NASHVILLE

7:00 pm                                         Davis Kidd Booksellers

                                                    4007 Hillsboro Road

                                                    Nashville, TN 37215


Thursday, November 9                 OXFORD, MS

5:30 pm                                         Square Books

                                                    160 Courthouse Square

                                                    Oxford, MS 38655


Friday, November 10                     MEMPHIS

6:00 pm                                         Davis Kidd Booksellers

                                                    387 Perkins Road Extended

                                                    Memphis, TN 38117


Monday, November 13                 SAN FRANCISCO

7:00 pm                                         The Booksmith

                                                    1644 Haight Street

                                                    San Francisco, CA 94117


Wednesday, November 15             SEATTLE

7:30 pm                                         Elliot Bay Book Company

                                       101 South Main Street            

                                                    Seattle, WA


Thursday, November 16                 PORTLAND (OREGON)

7:00 pm                                            Lewis and Clark College

                                                        Contact Anne Dawid:


Saturday, November 18/                 MIAMI

Sunday, November 19                     MIAMI BOOK FAIR INTERNATIONAL

                                                        Details to come


Wednesday, November 29             BALTIMORE

7:00 pm                                         Bibelot Books

                                                    2080 York Road

                                                    Timonium, MD


Thursday, November 30                 COLLEGE PARK, MD

7:00 pm                                         Vertigo Books

                                                       7346 Baltimore Avenue

                                                        College Park, MD 20740