Authors 2018/19

George Saunders

Monday, September 24, 2018
7:30 p.m.

Acclaimed Novelist and Essayist, Winner of the 2018 Man Booker Prize. Author of Lincoln in the Bardo and Tenth of December.

Amor Towles

Monday, November 12, 2018
7:30 p.m.

New York Times Bestselling Novelist. Author of A Gentleman in Moscow and Rules of Civility. 

Celeste Ng

Monday, January 28, 2019
7:30 p.m.

New York Times Bestseller and Award Winning Fiction Writer. Author of Everything I Never Told You and Little Fires Everywhere.

Louise Penny

Saturday, March 9, 2019
7:30 p.m.

International Bestselling Mystery Writer, The Gamache Novels. Author of Glass Houses and The Nature of the Beast.

Michael Beschloss

*Wednesday, May 1, 2019
7:30 p.m.

Award Winning Historian and Bestselling Author. Author of The Presidents of War and Presidential Courage. 

*Please note this new date and author. David McCullough is unable to join us due to health reasons.

News & Happenings

The 2019/20 Pen & Podium Series:

9/23/19 – Jesmyn Ward
11/18/19 – Andrew Sean Greer
1/27/20 – Michael Ondaatje
3/16/20 – Min Jin Lee
5/11/20 – Michael Pollan

Current Pen & Podium Subscribers will receive their renewal packets in early April. 

If you are interested in tickets for the upcoming season, please click here for information.

Michael Beschloss will complete our 2018/19 Season on May 1, 2019. If you are interested in being placed on the wait-list for his lecture, you are welcome to call the Newman Center Box Office at 303-871-7720 or email If tickets become available last minute, those on the wait-list will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Pen & Podium.

Thank You Northwestern Mutual!
Please join us in thanking Northwestern Mutual for their continued partnership for the 2018/19 Pen & Podium Season!


Celeste Ng – Janurary 28, 2018

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Book Trust
Colorado Youth For A Change
Reach Out and Read Colorado
Scholars Unlimited
Brink Literacy Project

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