Tin House Summer Workshop
starts this Sunday. The lineup of workshop leaders is stellar.
FICTION: Dorothy Allison, Steve Almond, Aimee Bender, Ann Cummins, Charles D'Ambrosio, Anthony Doerr, Lee Montgomery, Antonya Nelson, Elissa Schappell, & Jim Shepard. (I'm in Jim Shepard's workshop.)
POETRY: Nick Flynn, Matthea Harvey, & D. A. Powell.
MEMOIR: Karen Karbo & Anthony Swofford.
Here's the list of Seminars & Readings
. They are open to the public. The evening readings are held in Cerf Amphitheater ($5 at the door.) The afternoon seminars and panels are held in Vollum Lecture Hall ($15 at the door.)
And there are two guest speakers:
Lorrie Moore is reading Sunday night at 8pm.
Michael Ondaatje is reading Wednesday evening at 8pm.
The following are free events:
Tuesday, July 11, 5:30 pm Reading with Tin House senior editor, Michelle Wildgen, author of You're Not You. Free event. (Cerf Amphitheater)
Saturday, July 15, 5:30 pm Tin House Books Reading with Alex Lemon and Karen Lee Boren. Free event. (Cerf Amphitheater
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