Authors 2019/20

Michael Pollan

Mon., July 20, 2020
7:30 p.m.
Virtual Format
Sold Out

Min Jin Lee

Mon., August 24, 2020 7:30 p.m.
Virtual Format
Sold Out

The 2019/20 season is sold out. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the above lectures will be produced virtually.

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Authors 2020/21

Tayari jones

To Be Rescheduled  – Spring/Summer 2021

Prize Winning Author and Novelist

yotam ottolenghi

To Be Rescheduled – Spring/Summer 2021

Bestselling Food Writer and Chef

emma donoghue

To Be Rescheduled – Spring/Summer 2021

International Bestselling Author, Literary Historian and Playwright

Marlon james

Monday, April 5, 2021
7:30 p.m.

New York Times Bestselling Author, Sci Fi/Fantasy Novelist and Winner of Man Booker Prize

timothy egan

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
7:30 p.m.

National Book Award Winner and New York Times Op-Ed Writer

Special Added Event

Pen & Podium presents: Anne Lamott & Eve Ensler: In Conversation
Monday, February 22, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
@ Paramount Theatre in Denver

Eve Ensler, an acclaimed playwright, performer, activist, and author of The Vagina Monologues, joins the bestselling author and essayist, Anne Lamott, author of Hallelujah Anyway, Rediscovering Mercy, and other amazing guides to real life, for a passionate and humorous conversation on the provocative issues that they’ve courageously brought out of the shadows throughout their careers. Ensler and Lamott enlighten and inspire people around the world through their brave stories and fearless activism. Ensler’s visionary outlook and uplifting accounts of her activism, alongside Lamott’s self-effacing humor and ruthless honesty, are just what we need these days to bring people together.

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General Public on-sale date – Friday, June 26

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Thank You Northwestern Mutual
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Michael Ondaatje
January 27, 2020

2019/20 Denver Post Pen & Podium charitable partners:

Lighthouse Writers Workshop
Stories on Stage
Anchor Center for Blind Children
Jefferson County Library Foundation
Reach Out and Read Colorado

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