T.C. Boyle

September 21, 2018

Hammer Theatre
101 Paseo de San Antonio
San José, CA

Reed Magazine and the Center for Literary Arts of San José will host the launch of Reed Magazine: Issue 151, The California Edition. The event will include a reading by T.C. Boyle whose short story “Chicxulub” appears in Issue 151. Other award-winning contributors will also read.

VIP & SJSU Alumni ticket-holders are invited to join us on the Rooftop Terrace of the Hammer Theatre for a special reception and book signing opportunity with T.C. Boyle. Refreshments and live jazz, courtesy of SJSU’s Latin Jazz Band, will be provided.

This event is open to the public. Guests are encouraged to arrive at 6:15 PM for a California-themed performance by SJSU’s a capella group Pitch, Please!

September 21, 7pm – Magazine Launch Party and Readings, Hammer Theater

For more information and tickets, click here.


T.C. Boyle

The Martha Heasley Cox Lecturer

T.C. Boyle is the author of twenty-eight books of fiction, including The Relive Box, The TerranautsThe Harder They ComeThe Tortilla Curtain and the forthcoming novel, Outside Looking In.  His short stories appear regularly in The New YorkerHarper’s and other magazines and he has collected them in two volumes, T.C. Boyle Stories (1998) and T.C. Boyle Stories II (2013).  He has been the grateful recipient of a number of literary awards, most recently The Jonathan Swift Prize, The Mark Twain Voice in American Literature Award and The Henry David Thoreau Award for Nature Writing.  He is Distinguished Professor of English Emeritus at USC, where he founded the creative writing program and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.