Avid Bookshop presents Heather Bartel and Edward Stephens, editors of The Champagne Room , to celebrate the launch of the journal's debut issue. The event will take place on Wednesday, June 12th from 6:30-7:30pm at our Prince Avenue location and is free and open to the public. There will be champagne.
The editors will read selections from the issue and host a brief Q&A about the pieces and the process of putting together a literary journal. Copies of the issue will be available for purchase at the event, and on the shelves at Avid.
ABOUT THE JOURNAL
Issue 01 of The Champagne Room includes essays, poems, and short stories by authors from across the United States (and beyond). The cover features original work by Icelandic artist Auður Lóa.
ABOUT THE EDITORS
Heather Bartel and Edward Stephens are recent graduates of the Goddard College MFA Program in Creative Writing, where they studied the essay and the novel, respectively. They live together in Athens, Georgia.