SISTER SPIT: The Next Generation
Feminist Performance Extravaganza!

Wednesday September 23rd
The Yard Theatre, Old Birley St, Hulme
doors 7pm for 7:30pm start
£5 on door
advance tickets from wegottickets

Sister Spit myspace

Sister Spit: The Next Generation brings you a vanload of killer underground talent from the USA. A lineup of zinesters, novelists, performance artists, slam poets and fancy scribblers.

featuring: Michelle Tea, Cristy C Road, Rhiannon Argo,
Kirk Read, Kat Marie Yoas, Em Ledger
(blurbs below)

with tea and cake stall, a small bar, performers' merch including treats from microcosm publishing

MICHELLE TEA, co-founder of Sister Spit and the muscle behind Sister Spit: The Next Generation. Author of a bunch of books, including the Lambda Award-winning Valencia. myspace

CRISTY C ROAD, author and illustrator of Indestructible and Bad Habits, about self-medication, punk rock, feminism, Cuban-American families and girl crushes! Iconic illustrator who has designed zine covers, graphic novels, album covers, logos and all kinds of memorable works in the punk rock sphere.myspace website

RHIANNON ARGO, skater, future librarian, present novelist. Author of the queer tour-de-force The Creamsicle, about genderqueer strippers, tiny stolen dogs, curbside drug dealers and messy femmes!myspace

KIRK READ, performance art provocateur and author of How I Learned to Snap, about theater fags, high school and the American south! myspace website

KAT MARIE YOAS, who wrote about class and curly hair in the essay 'I Went To College And All I Got Was This White Trash T-Shirt' for the anthology It's So You; prone to busting into psychokiller housewife performance personas!

EM LEDGER, based in the UK, Em runs riot grrrl collective Lola and the Cartwheels and writes The World's A Mess and Yr My Only Cure zine.

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