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sosadtoday’s Melissa Broder

Wednesday, December 11, 2019
7:30 pm
KQED Broadcast: 02/09/2020, 02/11/2020, 02/12/2020
Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater

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Poet, novelist, advice columnist and heroine to anyone with “issues,” Melissa Broder is author of the novel The Pisces and the poetry collection Last Sext, as well as the voice behind the viral Twitter account @sosadtoday and an essay collection based on the account. In her podcast Eating Alone in My Car, Broder rants about everything from mortality to Poptarts to depression while wielding a dark humor that is honest and open. Her other writing includes the “So Sad Today” column for Vice, the “Beauty and Death” column at, and the forthcoming Milk Fed. She is the winner of a Pushcart Prize for Poetry.