2017 seminar schedule sunday

schedule

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Poetry and power is the formula for another Augustan Age. Don’t be afraid of power.

—ROBERT FROST, letter to John F. Kennedy

8:30 am

Doors open; coffee & continental breakfast available on second floor. 

9:00 am

Theater doors open

9:30-9:40 am

notes & updates

9:40-10:10 am

“Deadline Poet”
Calvin Trillin

10:10-10:35 am

Readings by the winners of the 2017 Emerging Writer Awards
Marianne Russo Award: Elizabeth Engelman
Scotti Merrill Award: Melinda Susan Goodman
Cecelia Joyce Johnson Award: Munib Khan

10:35-11:05

“No Man Worse Than Me”
A reading from new work
Rachel Kushner

11:05-11:25 am

20-minute break

11:25 am-12:30 pm

“The Prose of Power: Politics & Literature”
Joe Klein in conversation with Daniel Menaker

12:30 pm— 

End of regular session. Book signings with Joe Klein, Daniel Menaker, Calvin Trillin

12:30-2:30 pm 

CONCH CHOWDER LUNCH AT THE OLDEST HOUSE AND GARDENS, 322 Duval St.

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