Reminder: Goodis Memorial 1/9/2011

Just a reminder about the David Goodis Memorial this coming Sunday, January 9. I'll be there taking pictures and reporting on the events.

Anyone else going? Leave a note in the comments section.

For more info, see Lou Boxer's NoirCon blog at

Aaron Finestone has posted several selections from The Burglar to be read at the memorial.


11:00 AM at the Mausoleum at

Roosevelt Memorial Park

2701 Old Lincoln Highway

Trevose, PA 19053


11:30 AM Brief Graveside prayer

Please bring along your favorite Goodis quote or reading.

Then we will wind our way back to Goodis' home in East Oak Lane, Goodis' birthplace in Logan, Goodis' Hospital at the time of his death, and Goodis' choice for the origin of OF TENDER SIN.

The excitement of the day will culminate with a lively day of books and beer in Goodis' Port Richmond section of Philadelphia at the famous


3037 Richmond Street

Philadelphia, PA 19134


NoirCon 2010 program illustration by Jeff Wong.

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