The Denver Post proudly presents the 2022/23 Pen & Podium Series – a five-part literary lecture series featuring some of the world’s most distinguished and thought-provoking writers.


Thank you for your interest in The Denver Post Pen & Podium Literary Series. A limited supply of 2022/23 Series tickets are available, see below for more information or click here to purchase now. As you may know, Pen & Podium has sold out in past years. If you have questions about your subscription purchase, email or call 303-871-7720.

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Authors 2022/23

Colm Toibin

MonDAY, SeptEMBER 19, 2022
7:30 p.m.

Irish Novelist, Short Story Writer, Essayist, Playwright, Journalist, Critic, and Poet / Brooklyn; The Master; The Magician

Barbara Kingsolver

monday, october 24, 2022
7:30 p.m.

Award-Winning Novelist, Essayist and Poet / The Poisonwood Bible; Flight Behavior; Demon Copperhead

Elizabeth Kolbert

monday, february 13, 2023
7:30 p.m.

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Science Writer and Journalist / The Sixth Extention; Field Notes from a Catastrophe; Under a White Sky

Imbolo Mbue

monday, March 13, 2023
7:30 p.m.

Award-Winning Novelist / How Beautiful We Were; Behold the Dreamers

Dave Eggers

monday, May 8, 2023
7:30 p.m.

– Interview Format – Author, Publisher and Literacy Advocate / A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius; A Hologram for the King; The Every

Proceeds from The Denver Post Pen & Podium Series benefit The Denver Post Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which serves to improve and enrich the lives of those in our community through support of programs that support literacy and education; children and youth; arts and culture; and the basic provision of human services. Visit for more information.

Please note: Seating is limited – new subscription orders will be processed in the order they are received. Dates and/or authors are subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances out of our control. Each live program will be recorded for at-home viewing after the program – this is a benefit for our subscribers only. The recording of the live program will be shared 2 days after the author speaks and will be viewable for a week.

Please email with any questions you may have.

Denver Post Pen & Podium charitable partners:

Jefferson County Library Foundation
Stories on Stage
Book Trust

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