The Denver Post proudly presents the 2021 Pen & Podium Virtual Series – a five-part literary lecture series featuring some of the world’s most distinguished and thought-provoking writers.

2021 Virtual Season Authors

timothy egan

Past Virtual Event
Tuesday, March 16, 2021

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

The Worst Hard Time; A Pilgrimage To Eternity






Marlon james

Past Virtual Event
Monday, April 5, 2021

NYT Bestselling Author, Sci Fi/Fantasy Novelist, Winner of Man Booker Prize

Black Leopard, Red Wolf; A Brief History of Seven Killings






yotam ottolenghi

Past Virtual Event
Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Bestselling Food Writer and Chef

Ottolenghi – The Cookbook; Flavor






Tayari jones

Past Virtual Event
Monday, June 7, 2021

Prize Winning Author and Novelist

An American Marriage; Silver Sparrow







emma donoghue

Past Virtual Event
Monday, June 21, 2021

International Bestselling Author, Literary Historian and Playwright

Room, Akin, The Pull of the Stars