Give Me Fiction X: SPORTS
For its tenth show, Give Me Fiction takes to the field of Lost Weekend Video to engage in the national pastime! The sweet science! The most dangerous game! SPORT! Some of the finest minds in comedy, literature, and theatre write pieces around a theme, which they are free to interpret as loosely or strictly as they wish.
This month’s theme is SPORTS, and reading will be:
Emily Epstein White
And as ever, your host and five time Heisman winner, Ivan Hernandez.
MEET THE WRITERS: OJ Patterson
MEET THE WRITERS: Nicole Calasich
Nicole Calasich is a comedian and runs Attractive Camp at Lost Weekend Video. See her Sunday at GMF!
MEET THE WRITERS: Vince Mancini
Vince Mancini is a comedian and the editor of FilmDrunk. Catch him this Sunday at GMFIX: Futurism!
MEET THE WRITERS: Zahra Noorbaksh
Zahra Noorbaksh is a comedian and writer of the one woman show “All Atheists Are Muslim.” Here she is performing at Viracocha. See her this Sunday at GMF IX: Futurism!
GIVE ME FICTION IX: FUTURISM
In its ninth installment, Give Me Fiction takes to Lost Weekend Video to look at the world of tomorrow… TODAY! Or July 6th, either one. Some of the finest minds in comedy, literature, and theatre write pieces around a theme, which they are free to interpret as loosely or strictly as they wish.
This month’s theme is FUTURISM, and reading will be:
Charles Orenthal James Patterson
And as ever, your host and half man/half machine, Ivan Hernandez.
MEET THE WRITERS: Baruch Porras-Hernandez
Baruch Porras-Hernandez is a poet, one of the hosts of the San Francisco Queer Open Mic, and organizer of ¿Donde Esta Mi Gente?, a Latino Poetry and Spoken Word Festival. See him this Sunday at GMF!
MEET THE WRITERS: Mary Van Note
Mary Van Note has performed at SF Sketchfest and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, and her videos have been featured on IFC. Here she is reading from her grade school diary. See her Sunday at GMF!