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‘Reverend America’ author Kris Saknussemm at Naked City Wednesday night

February 21st, 2012 · Comments

Author Kris Saknussemm is celebrating the release of “Reverend America” at Naked City Brewery & Taphouse, 8564 Greenwood Ave. N., at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Join Dark Coast Press and Santoro’s Books in celebrating the release of Reverend America by Kris Saknussemm. Come partake in a menagerie of albino preachers, pregnant prostitutes, Southern soul and the surreal glory of true American strangeness!

Interviewer extraordinaire Litsa Dremousis (as featured in Esquire, Huffington Post, and McSweeney’s) will host a live conversation with Kris about Reverend America, his career, the craft of fiction, living in Las Vegas, and his love affair with American music. Kris will read from Reverend and then showcase the release of the original album, Reverend America, featuring Christopher O’Reilly, Eric Wyatt, the late Dennis Hopper, and more. Have some pints and laughs with us!

Santoro’s Books will be selling copies of the book.

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