Authors 2017/18

Colson Whitehead

Monday, September 25, 2017

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award and Novelist. Author of The Underground Railroad and The Intuitionist.

Richard Russo

Monday, November 13, 2017

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist, Short Story Writer and Screenwriter. Author of Empire Falls and Everybody’s Fool.

Katherine Boo

Monday, February 5, 2018

Winner of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize Winning Investigative Journalist. Author of Behind the Beautiful Forevers.

Tony Kushner

Monday, March 12, 2018

Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright and Screenwriter. He wrote the screenplays for Angels In America, A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, Munich, and Lincoln.

Maria Semple

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Bestselling Novelist and Screenwriter. Author of Where’d You Go, Bernadette and Today Will Be Different.

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News & Happenings

Just Announced- 2018/19 Series!
Monday, 9/24/18 – George Saunders
Monday, 11/12/18 – Amor Towles
Monday, 1/28/19 – Celeste Ng
Saturday, 3/9/19 – Louise Penny
Monday, 4/29/19 – David McCullough
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Tony Kushner – Monday, March 12, 2018

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