BUZZ BISSINGER will discuss his latest book and lots more at Being Buzz Bissinger: A Discussion on Writing, Fatherhood and the Art of the Rant — Buzz Bissinger Style from 6:30-9:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Lowes Hotel, 1200 Market St. Daily News Editor Larry Platt will emcee. The evening, including a silent auction, bookmark-signing and dessert reception, benefits Spells Writing Lab, a nonprofit that works to develop the writing skills of school-age children in the region. Bissinger is the author of nonfiction books, including Friday Night Lights. He's a columnist at the Daily Beast website and writes occasionally for the Daily News and the Inquirer.

Tickets are $60-$125 in advance, $80-$135 at the door. Tickets and info at PhillySpells.org/store. n