From Wednesday through Sunday, you should be spending all your free time at AWP after-parties, celebrating the battalion of talent the national writing conference has brought to town. Not all these events are readings—tonight, three Seattle-area publishers present three local musical acts: Emergency Press brings folk-rock Vaudeville Etiquette, Dark Coast Press sponsors Man with Gun, and the experimental, edgy Jaded Ibis Press is represented by the vitriolic Lisa Dank. Come get a drink, network with a few book-people, and enjoy the spectacle put on by three up-and-coming Seattle publishers. (Triple Door Musicquarium, 216 Union St,, 7 pm, free, 21+)

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