Summer School was always for the badasses so teaching it kind of makes me the biggest badass of all. Feels pretty cool.
— Keith Buckley

Workshop description:

"SCALE: A Discussion - Ascension, Balance and Music"

This workshop is an in depth discussion with Keith Buckley (Every Time I Die) regarding the content of his novel "Scale." Each day on the Vans Warped Tour a conversation will be held with various authors and fans alike to address questions and ideas about writing as a creative art.

Author Speaking w/ Keith 7/7 - 7/9: Mishka Shubaly
New Book -  I Swear I'll Make It Up to You
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Suggested Reading:

"Steppenwolf" by Hermann Hesse
"Portrait Of The Artist" by  James Joyce 
"Blood Meridian" by Cormac McCarthy
"I'm The Man" by Scott Ian

Keith Buckley has been the frontman for Buffalo, New York's Every Time I Die for almost two decades, but before he began touring full time, Keith graduated from the University of Buffalo with a Bachelor's Degree in English and spent a year teaching Shakespeare to high schoolers. He has done freelance writing for numerous publications throughout the years including Alternative Press in the US and Rock Sound Magazine in the UK but in 2015 he published his debut novel "Scale" through Rare Bird Books. Keith currently writes a monthly column for a publication in Buffalo called The Public as well as web content for Comedy Central. 





A group photo will be taken at every TEI Workshop. Photos will be uploaded to sorted by city and will be available for download and posting. Please tag us! @thinktei #thinktei

TEI Workshops are group educational experiences.  The workshops are not structured for meet and greets, autograph signings, or individual photo opportunities with Gurus. Please be respectful of these guidelines. A separate Vans Warped Tour ticket is needed to attend the workshop (buy here).