2017 seminar schedule saturday night

schedule

Saturday , January 14, 2017

To be alive – is Power –
Existence – in itself –
Without a further function –
Omnipotence – Enough –

—EMILY DICKINSON

Saturday Night: The John Malcolm Brinnin Memorial Event 

“Lincoln in the Bardo”

6:15-7:15 pm

A Staged Reading from the new Novel by George Saunders

Directed by Richard Grusin

Cast:

Hans Vollman (a ghost): James Gleick

Roger Bevins III (a ghost): Arlo Haskell

President Abraham Lincoln: John Wells

Historical Accounts: Mark Hedden and Nancy Klingener

Narrator: George Saunders

Followed by a Conversation with George Saunders and Arlo Haskell

7:15 pm—

Book signing with George Saunders 

7:15-10:00 pm

DINNER AT THE HARRY S. TRUMAN LITTLE WHITE HOUSE, 111 FRONT ST. 

All onstage events and signings take place at the San Carlos Institute, 516 Duval Street.