Christian Elder Live Reading & Book Launch [Free]


SEXTING is a revelatory book of poems written by Christian Elder. It explores sex, love, race, and disconnection in the digital age. Sometimes humorous, the poems walk through a sensual landscape littered with the bedevilments of our hyperreal culture. Theses are dark meditations about the addictive distractions that isolate the human experience and through examination reveal the viscera of life and love (

About the Author:
Christian Elder has been featured on KXLU's Echo In The Sense and KPFK's Poets Cafe. He has performed at Lollapalooza and his publishing credits include: Art/Life Magazine, The Saturday Afternoon Journal, Lummox, and Coiled Serpent: Poets Arising from the Cultural Quakes & Shifts of Los Angeles. He also represented the Coiled Serpent anthology with Los Angeles Poet Laureate Luis J. Rodriguez [the Editor], reading his work on stage at the 2016 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books.

SEXTING's editor, Friday Gretchen [writer/poet/editor], will host the Book Launch. There will be wine and cheese.

Copies will be sold at the event. They can also be ordered over Amazon:

Book Soup | Friday, May 12th, 2017 at 7pm FREE
8818 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069


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