Authors 2019/20

Jesmyn Ward

Monday, September 23, 2019
7:30 p.m.

Award Winning Writer, Essayist, and Memoirist. Author of Sing, Unburied, Sing and Salvage the Bones.

Andrew Sean Greer

Monday, November 18, 2019
7:30 p.m.

Pulitzer Prize Winning Novelist. Author of Less and The Story of Marriage. 

Michael Ondaatje

Monday, January 27, 2020
7:30 p.m.

Award Winning Novelist and Poet. Author of Warlight and The English Patient.

Min Jin Lee

Monday, March 16, 2020
7:30 p.m.

New York Times Bestselling Author. Author of Pachinko and Free Food for Millionaires.

Michael Pollan

Monday, May 11, 2020
7:30 p.m.

Bestselling Author, Activist, and Award Winning Journalist. Author of How to Change Your Mind and Cooked. 

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Michael Ondaatje
January 27, 2020

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