Nevada McPherson will read from her two graphic novels,Uptowners and Piano Lessons on Friday, March 27th at 6:30 p.m. at City Lights Bookstore. McPherson has written over a dozen feature-length screenplays, one short screenplay that she made into a short film, and two graphic novels: Uptowners, a dark comedy set in contemporary New Orleans, and Piano Lessons, a gay teen romance set in the 1950’s rural south. McPherson has received a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in English-Creative Writing and a Master’s of Fine Arts degree in Screenwriting from Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge. Following the reading, McPherson will be signing and copies of her graphic novels will be available for purchase. To reserve copies of Uptowners and Piano Lessons please call City Lights Bookstore at 828-586-9499.