2019 seminar schedule sunday

schedule

Sunday, January 13, 2019

8:30 am

Doors to the San Carlos open; coffee & continental breakfast available on second floor.

9:00 am

Theater doors open

9:30-9:40 am

Notes & updates

9:40-10:15 am

A reading by Joyce Carol Oates
“Assassin”

10:15-10:40 am

Readings by the winners of the 2019 Emerging Writer Awards
Marianne Russo Award: Ross Feeler 
Scotti Merrill Award: Michelle Peñaloza 
Cecelia Joyce Johnson Award: Joe Dornich 

10:40-11:25 am

Kevin Young
“Bunk: Archetype of a Hoax”

11:25-11:45 am

20-minute break

11:45 am-12:30 pm

“Readings in Conversation”
Joseph Cassara and Stephanie Powell Watts

End of Regular Session

12:30-12:50 pm

Book signings with Joseph Cassara, Stephanie Powell Watts, and Kevin Young

12:30-2:30 pm 

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

Sunday Afternoon: Free and Open to the Public

2:00-4:45 pm | doors open at 1:45

(first-come, first-seated) 

2:00-2:10

Greetings from Executive Director Arlo Haskell

2:10-2:55

“From Princesses to Supergirls: Empowerment in Fiction for Teen Girls”
Meg Cabot and Danielle Paige in conversation

2:55-3:15 pm

20-minute break

3:15-3:45

“The King and the Three Impostors”
A reading by Dexter Palmer

3:45-4:45 pm

“The Other Side of the Story: Mr. March’s Civil War, Circe’s Odyssey, and Mary Reilly’s Dr. Jekyll”
A conversation with Geraldine Brooks, Valerie Martin, and Madeline Miller

4:45-5:15 pm

Book signings with Geraldine Brooks, Meg Cabot, Valerie Martin, Madeline Miller, Dexter Palmer, and Danielle Paige 

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