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HPL Presents: John Paul Brammer

HPL Presents: John Paul Brammer

Join us for a conversation with John Paul Brammer, author of Hola Papi: How to Come Out in a Walmart Parking Lot and Other Life Lessons at the Central Library in celebration of Pride Month. He is also featured in How I Resist: Activism and Hope for a New Generation. Parking is free on Saturdays at the Central Library Garage.

This is a free event and registration is encouraged. Books will be sold onsite by Brazos Bookstore.

Check out other titles by John Paul Brammer
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Saturday, June 18, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm
Time Zone:
Central Time - US & Canada (change)
1st Floor Programming
Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building
  Author Talks / Book Clubs     Holidays & Observances     In-person Programs  
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John Paul Brammer is an author, illustrator, and columnist from rural Oklahoma currently living in Brooklyn. He runs the popular advice column “¡Hola Papi!” on Substack. His work, including essays, short fiction, and illustrations, has appeared in The Washington PostFood & WineCatapultBusiness Insider, and many more. ¡Hola Papi! is his first book. He runs a print shop where he puts his artwork and designs at HolaPapiShop.com. You can keep up with him on Twitter or Instagram @JPBrammer.

LGBTQ advice columnist John Paul Brammer writes a “wise and charming” (David Sedaris) memoir-in-essays chronicling his journey from a queer, mixed-race kid in America’s heartland to becoming the “Chicano Carrie Bradshaw” of his generation.

“A master class of tone and tenderness.” —The New York Times Book Review (Editors’ Choice)
“Should be required reading.” —Los Angeles Times


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