KIRK LYNN - Rules for Werewolves


Monday, October 26 at 7PM

Austin Playwright & Debut Novelist


speaking & signing
Rules for Werewolves









It’s the story of a restless group of young squatters. They’ve run away from their families and their pasts, questing after knowledge of their most wild selves, roaming the half-empty suburbs of America, occupying the homes of the foreclosed or vacationing, never staying in one place long enough to attract attention, while shoplifting beer at the local Speedy Stop. They’re building a new society with new laws, and no one will stand in their way.
But utopias are hard work, and as Rules for Werewolves unfolds, these young revolutionaries discover that it’s much easier to break laws than to enforce them. Narrated in the shifting perspectives of the pack, Rules for Werewolves follows a community of drifters on the move, who seek a life in a wilderness that, by definition, has no room for them, and a freedom for which they may not be entirely prepared.


Kirk Lynn writes plays, often with the Rude Mechs theatre collective, of which he is one of six artistic directors, and is head of Playwriting and Directing in the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of Texas at Austin. Lynn lives in Austin with his wife, the poet Carrie Fountain, and their children.

Thank you for supporting Kirk Lynn and your local independent bookstore!  
Event date: 
Monday, October 26, 2015 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
603 N Lamar Blvd.
Austin, TX 78703-5413
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ISBN: 9781612194769
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Melville House Publishing - September 23rd, 2015