Welcome to ALX Community, DC’s new home of co-working and collaboration. Our space is a flawlessly designed shared office community, located in the heart of Old Town, Alexandria, and is perfect for DC area working professionals. Our members include entrepreneurs, small businesses, freelancers, financial professionals and non-profit organizations.Located next to the Potomac river and just steps away from historic King Street in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, this unique, multi-story building was built for collaboration and includes a beautiful dog-friendly co-working space, plenty of meeting rooms, a patio on the Waterfront Promenade, and Alexandria’s first dedicated Conference Center. We have flexible plans to accommodate any busy professional or company regardless of size or need. We’d love to show you around! Whether you need a place to work for the day, month, or a year- we have you covered. Our flexible membership plans allow you and your team to achieve your best.
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Sarah Gailey – Writing Workshop and Q&A
May 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
About this Event
Help keep Old Town Books open by taking one of our new, pay-what-you-can virtual writing classes!
Suggested donation for this Q+A with author Sarah Gailey is $20.
About the instructor:
Hugo Award Winner and Bestselling author Sarah Gailey is an internationally published writer of fiction and nonfiction. Their nonfiction has been published by Mashable and the Boston Globe, and they won a Hugo award for Best Fan Writer. Their most recent fiction credits include Vice and The Atlantic. Their debut novella, River of Teeth, was a 2018 Hugo and Nebula award finalist. Their bestselling adult novel debut, Magic For Liars, was published in 2019; their latest novella, Upright Women Wanted, was published in February 2020. Their Young Adult novel debut, When We Were Magic, came out in March 2020.
Upright Women Wanted was a Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club selection.
About the class format:
Join us from the comfort of your home for the chance to talk with acclaimed author, Sarah Gailey, about their books, writing process, and navigating the publishing industry. This “ask me anything” style conversation will be moderated by an Old Town Books bookseller. Your donation is helping us keep our tiny bookstore open, thank you!
Zoom meeting information will be sent to participants via email one day prior to the scheduled event date.