Writer Christian Winn launches his first story collection later this month

Boise writer Christian Winn will celebrate the launch of his first story collection "Naked Me," (Dock Street Press) at 7 p.m. July 25 at Payette Brewing Co., 111 W. 33rd St., Garden City. 

Winn has been an active part of Boise's literary community for several years as a writer, teacher and advocate. He organized Storyfort, a reading series in conjunction with Treefort Music Fest this year. He also coordinates the Campfire Stories reading series at the Modern Hotel and Bar.

You can buy the book that night for $18. Winn will be reading, singing books starting at 8 p.m. and toasting with a Payette brews and dancing to music from DJ Garrett Wayne until 11 p.m. And yes, there will be several food trucks on hand.

There will be books for sale at the event by Rediscovered Books.