Patricia Kambitsch

Upcoming Book Events

August 1 -  August 4, 2008 OUR ISLAND CALLING Eco Retreat.  Storytelling and writing workshop, Rice Lake, Ontario. (1.5 hour drive from Toronto) Writing from Memory: A Sensual Experience. Heighten your senses. Deepen your reflection. Work with words. Play with ideas. Write and share original, spontaneous works of prose and poetry with the nurturing support of fellow writers in a wooded island setting. Includes author reading and book signing.  For more information and registration visit

August 9 - "The Silver Factory Party" on Saturday, August 9, at Playthink Learning, 411 E. Fifth St. Dayton, Ohio. Patricia and 80 of her most glamorous friends will offer 80 ways to celebrate pop art icon Andy Warhol's 80th birthday, such as making your own movie, eating bananas on the couch, listening to songs by the Velvet Underground and more and participating in interactive, interpretive readings from Looks Like Howard.
Check out Patricia's homage to Andy with previews of the party at


Past Events

June 22, Columbus.   HOT GEEK LOVE. Author Reading and Performance Art Extravaganza. The travelling variety show celebrating Looks Like Howard continues at Surly Girl Saloon in Columbus' Short North arts district. Check out these steamy hot photos from the event.

April 18 and 19, 2008, Cleveland.    Author Reading and Memoir Writing Workshop 
Book signing and reception, Friday, April 18. Memoir writing workshop  10 am-12 pm, Saturday, April 19 at The Lit, Cleveland's Writing Center.

April 19, 2008 , Cleveland.   Hot Geek Love: Author Reading and Performances.
Multimedia performances by Kambitsch's brothers. Dirty word scrabble. Sing-along. Guest performances include Cleveland memoirist Anna Kiss. April 19. 7 pm. Visible Voice bookstore in Tremont.

April 4, 2008, Dayton.   
Author signing and performance celebrating Looks Like Howard “Hot Geek Love” at the Cannery Arts and Design Center. Theatrical performances of book excerpts with guest performances by local writers.

March 8, 2008   Book Release Party at Therapy Café, Dayton, Ohio
Rock out with the band as the book goes live. Readings and performances include guest appearances by local musicians and dance DJs. Nick Kizirnis (Nicky Kay, The
Mulchmen) serves up surf rock, and DJ Scorpius Max spins the best of Old House Music.