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Slake to Take Part in Good Weekend

As we previously told you about, Good magazine is throwing a party this weekend in Atwater Village for the debut of its Los Angeles issue. What we negelected to inform you is that everyone’s favorite LA lit journal Slake will be there. This Saturday night, starting at 5 P.M., Slake will feature readings from Lauren Weedman, Justin Warfield, James Greer, and Judith Lewis Mernit. The lovely Georgia and Alie, of meat cocktail fame, will be preparing cocktails for the very brave.

The whole event is free, but you have to RSVP here. Do it now! Or no meat cocktails for you.

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Tonight: ‘Slake’ at the Hammer Museum

LA’s favorite literary mag Slake is putting on an event at the Hammer Museum tonight. “LA Iconoclasts” is the name of the show and will feature “readings, and performances by Slake contributors, including screenwriter and novelist Jerry Stahl, House of Leaves author Mark Z. Danielewski, comic actress and writer Lauren Weedman (The Daily Show, Date Night, Hung), cult film queen Mary Woronov, plus jazz ensemble the Max Wrightson trio.”

The event is free and starts at seven. More details on the Hammer’s website.