USC Reading & Author Talk

Please join USC’s PhD in Creative Writing & Literature
for a reading and author talk with alumni Bonnie Nadzam and Bridget Hoida.

Monday, October 25th, 12:00pm
ENGL Dept Ide Commons Room (THH 420)

Life is Beautiful Charitable Foundation

Bridget Hoida is proud to be a part of the Life is Beautiful Charitable Foundation Warriors and Wishes wine tasting and art auction.  A fundraiser to grant a wounded warrior’s wish to smile again.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

at the Hamilton-Selway Fine Art Gallery

Hollywood, CA


The So L.A. Los Angeles Book Launch

Los Angeles it’s happening…

LA Roc Events

in conjunction with

Chivas Regal and Gibson Guitars


Bridget Hoida’s So L.A. Book Party

featuring music by

Franky Perez & The Truth

with special guests

The Southern California Writers’ Conference

Bridget Hoida is delighted to be an author and workshop leader at the 10th annual Southern California Writers’ Conference; Newport Beach, September 21-23.

Bridget Hoida’s TLC Book Tours TOUR STOPS:

Thursday, July 5th:  CBS Los Angeles – LA’s Summer Reading Guide

Monday, August 13th:  The 3R’s Blog

Wednesday, August 15th:  Peppermint Ph.D.

Thursday, August 16th:  Hopelessly Devoted Bibliophile

Wednesday, August 22nd:  Sweet Southern Home

Thursday, August 23rd:  Book Chatter

Monday, August 27th:  Reviews by Molly

Tuesday, August 28th:  Travel Spot 

Wednesday, August 29th:  Book Club Classics!

Thursday, August 30th:  A Chick Who Reads

Tuesday, September 4th:  A Bookish Affair

Thursday, September 6th: Bookish Whimsy

Friday, September 7th:  In the Next Room

Monday, September 10th:  Colloquium

Tuesday, September 11th:  Oh! Paper Pages

Wednesday, September 12th:  Conceptual Reception

Thursday, September 13th: Seaside Book Nook

Writers on Writing (Radio)

Bridget Hoida will appear on KUCI-FM, Writer’s on Writing with host Barbara DeMarco-Barrett, Wednesday July 25 at 9:30 am PT. Please tune in or listen to the podcast.

World Listening Month

Bridget Hoida is thrilled to participate in World Listening Month. Her article on the impact of listening in the writing process “Sounding the California Story” appears July 9, 2012 on the Sound Studies Website: Sounding Out!

Body Movin’

Bring your friends to Body Movin’ Yoga & Dance Studio

Monday–August 13, 2012 –7:30 pm

831 Via Suerte, Suite 104

San Clemente, CA

Girl’s Night Out

Bridget Hoida will be there to sign So L.A., answer questions and sign books.

Peet’s Coffee & Tea

Linda M. Pyle & Lauren Bledsoe present:

a book signing & author reading with

Bridget Hoida

Friday– August 10, 2012 — 7PM

Peet’s Coffe & Tea Talega

801 Avenida Talega, Shop 2A, 101, San Clemente, CA 92673

The BookClub Cook Book 

Bridet Hoida will be cooking up some delicious L.A. flavors with the BookClub Cook Book on July 15, 2012. Tune in virtually to find out what pairs best with the delectable pages of So L.A.

Bridget Hoida is virtually available to chat via the following fabulous blogs:

Sounding Out!

pushing sound studies into the red since 2009

“SO! L.A. Sounding the California Story”

Guest contributor, July 9, 2012

Pretty Pink Ponies

(Walk your talk in fancy high heeled shoes)

A conversation on L.A. style & oversized sunglasses:

“Bridget Hoida on: Sunglass Burial

Guest blog, June 20, 2012

PB Writes

(a writer writes, by night).

Visit the “Virtual” Q & A here: PB Writes

Interview, June 18, 2012

Bridget Hoida is On Tour reading from So L.A. at the following locations:


The Association of Writing Professionals

Chicago, IL

Feb 27- March 4, 2012

Tin House

 “Tin Housed: Alumni Readings”

Wednesday, Feb 29th, 2011


Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL

The Loudest Voice

March 29, 2012

8 pm

The Mountain Bar

473 Gin Ling Way,

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Grandma Marian’s

April 15, 2012

2 PM

Milwaukee, WI

If you would like Bridget Hoida to read at your bookstore, college, cabana or bar please email: bridget[dot]hoida[at]gmail[dot]com

(more dates to post; please check back soon)