Bender Charms Readers With Her Book

Fall’s sunset came early on Thursday, bringing an uncomfortable, lonely chill to everyone on Ring Road. What was a shivering student to do?
Well, warmth and amusement could be found in the unlikeliest of places on the evening of Nov. 3, as UC Irvine alumna Aimee Bender charmed audiences in the UCI Bookstore with a reading from her new book, ‘The Girl in the Flammable Skirt.’
Students, bookstore employees and members of the surrounding community