Inspired by Mencken and Nathan’s American Mercury magazine, The New Mercury Nonfiction Reading Series comes to Mr Mencken’s home on Hollins Street with readings by Mr Mencken (as incarnated in John Dausch) and contemporary writers Fernando Quijano III of Baltimore, Jennifer Tress of Washington, DC, and, from Leesburg, Virginia, Dave Ungrady.
The readings will be conducted at The H.L. Mencken House, 1524 Hollins St, Baltimore, MD, from 2-4 pm, on Saturday, October 12, 2013
This event is part of Literary Arts Week, a week-long celebration of literary arts programming and writers, poets, and readers, part of Free Fall Baltimore. Created in partnership by CityLit Project, the Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance, the Maryland State Arts Council and with the participation of the William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund.