John Edward Lawson

NightmareBeforeHAll the Darkness in the World book coverThe main event at DogCon IV will be the Nightmare Before Halloween, a night of visual art–provided by Kristen Margiotta and Steven Archer–readings by the authors of Dog Star Books and Raw Dog Screaming Press, an awards ceremony, and music by Stoneburner. This is a free all ages event to be held at The Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art.

Housed at 531 N 12th St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123 in the historic Finney & Son building, a former showroom for tombstones and mausoleums that dates back to 1865, The Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art, also known as PhilaMOCA, is a multipurpose art space that proudly showcases the best in underground, alternative, and DIY culture with a concentration on film and performance. It is located in the notorious industrial Eraserhood where David Lynch filmed his feature film debut Eraserhead.

In addition to a live performance by iconic author, illustrator, and…

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