ARMAND: Maybe strangest thing was reading in front of a picture of Benny Hill (surrounded by a bevy of bikini-clad girls), with a signed dedication to Anthony Burgess.
LOUIS ARMAND is a Sydney-born writer & visual artist who has lived in Prague since 1994. He has worked as an editor, publisher & curator. Currently he lectures in the Philosophy Faculty of Charles University & is an editor of VLAK magazine. He has published four novels, Breakfast at Midnight (Equus, 2012), Clair Obscur (Equus, 2011), Menudo (Antigen, 2005) & The Garden (Salt, 2001). In addition, he is the author of seven collections of poetry–most recently, Letters from Ausland (Vagabond, 2011) & Synopticon (with John Kinsella; Litteraria, 2012) & of a number of volumes of criticism, including Solicitations: Essays on Criticism & Culture (Litteraria, 2008).
Come see Louis read at 826LA in Echo Park on Friday, October 19 at 7:30pm and at 3rdSpace in San Diego on Saturday October 20 at 6pm.