Join the crew from Coudal Partners tonight at Fulton Lounge (955 W. Fulton Market) to celebrate the release of Field Tested Books, a compilation of 140+ essays by a range of writers, designers, actors, and artists reflecting on how our surroundings influence our appreciation of books and vice versa.

Among the contributors set to attend and read are: 

  • Kevin Guilfoile (author of Cast of Shadows)
  • Wendy McClure (Bust columnist, NY Times contributor, and author of I’m Not the New Me)
  • Nathan Rabin (head writer of The Onion A/V Club)
  • Lori Andrews (author of Sequence)
  • Claire Zulkey (blogger and TV critic for The Onion A/V Club and the LA Times)
  • James Finn Garner (author of several books, including Politically Correct Fairy Tales)
  • Andrew Huff (editor/publisher of Gapers Block)
  • Mark Bazer (syndicated humor columnist and host of The Interview Show)
  • Annie Logue (writer and author of Hedge Funds for Dummies)
  • Rosecrans Baldwin (editor of The Morning News, appearing via iChat from Paris)


The event kicks off at 7 PM and is free with a cash bar; e-mail to let her know you’re coming.