2020 Seminar Schedule Friday


Friday, January 10, 2020

8:30 am

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

9 am

Theater doors open.

9:30-9:40 am

Greetings from Rafael A. Peñalver, president of the San Carlos Institute 

9:40-9:45 am

Welcome from Michael Blades, program chair for “Reading Between the Lines”

9:45-10:30 am

Lionel Shriver:
“The Cult of Exercise”


Jane Leavy, David Maraniss, and Arnold Rampersad, moderated by Kate Tuttle:
“Sports Biography: From (What Mickey Mantle Called) ‘That Jack Armstrong Shit’ to Men and Women in Full”

11:20-11:40 am

20-minute break

11:40 am-12:30 pm

“A Garden at Its Heart: Baseball in the American City”:
Paul Goldberger interviewed by Emily Nemens

12:30-1 pm

Book signings with Paul Goldberger, Jane Leavy, and Lionel Shriver

12:30-2:15 pm

Lunch break

2:15-2:55 pm

Billy Collins:
“Sports Poems: An Oxymoron?”

2:55-3:45 pm

Anelise Chen, Ben McGrath, and Leanne Shapton, moderated by Kate Tuttle:
“The Art of Losing”

3:45-4:05 pm

20-minute break

4:05-5 pm

Geoff Dyer, Michael Mewshaw, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, and Louisa Thomas:
“Game. Set. Match. Write.”

5-5:30 pm

Book signings with Anelise Chen, Billy Collins, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, and Leanne Shapton

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

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