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The formal itinerary for Laurence A. Rickels' February 2015 book tour has been finalized and now includes dates, places and times.


Here is the official announcement for Laurence A. Rickels' appearance at Villa Aurora in Los Angeles on February 14 to promote Germany: A Science Fiction and SPECTRE:


Among the many venues that Laurence A. Rickels' will appear on his book tour for Germany: A Science Fiction is the renowned City Lights Bookstore in San Francisco on February 19 alongside novelist James Reich. Learn more about the event here.


In February, Laurence A. Rickels will be touring the United States to promote SPECTRE and Germany: A Science Fiction. Here are some of the places and dates he will be making appearances:

February 9
Art Center College of Design
7:30 p.m.
Pasadena, CA

February 12
A Reading & Conversation with Jonathan Lethem
Pomona College
4:15 p.m.
Claremont, CA

February 14
Book Reading & Signing
Villa Aurora
6:00 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA

February 15
Co-Reading with Molly Bendall
Poetic Research Bureau
2:00 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA

February 16
Book Signing
7:00 p.m.
Los Angeles, CA

February 17
University of Texas
4:30 p.m.
Austin, TX

February 18
Book Signing
The Hole in the Wall
Austin, TX

February 19
Co-Reading with James Reich
City Lights
7:00 p.m.
San Francisco, CA


Free paperback advance reader copies of Laurence A. Rickels' Germany: A Science Fiction are currently available for interested reviewers and scholars. Email Stan Ashenbach at