Writer’s Workshop – Gayle Brandeis & June Sylvester Saraceno

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

[ SNC celebrates new titles by home girls Gayle Brandeis and June Sylvester Saraceno. Many Restless Concerns: The Victims of Countess Bathory Speak in a Chorus (A Testimony) by Gayle Brandeis and Feral, North Carolina, 1965, a novel, and The Girl from Yesterday, a poetry collection by June Sylvester Saraceno will be featured. Gayle Brandeis […]

CANCELED – Writer’s Workshop – Kaveh Akbar

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Kaveh Akbar is an Iranian-American poet, professor, and scholar. He is the recipient of the Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, a Pushcart Prize, among many other awards. “Akbar has what every poet needs: the power to make, from emotions others have felt, memorable language nobody has assembled before.” - […]

CANCELED – Annual Tahoe Poetry Slam

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Cash prizes are awarded for first, second and third place, with the winner claiming the title of Tahoe Slam Champion of the Year.

Gailmarie Pahmeie – Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Gailmarie Pahmeier's newest book, Of Bone, Of Ash, Of Ordinary Saints: A Nevada Gospel, is publishing in 2020. She spent much of 2017 and 2018 spending 2-3 day residencies in Nevada state parks as the 2017-18 recipient of the Nevada Arts Council’s Major Project Fellowship. In an act of both imagination and observation, she gathered […]

Pam Houston – Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Pam Houston's newest book, Air Mail: Letters of Politics, Pandemics, and Place, chronicles the correspondence between writers Pam Houston and Amy Irvine in response to the spread of coronavirus. Part tribute to wilderness, part indictment against tyranny and greed, the dialog is based on their shared devotion to the rugged, windswept mountains that surround their […]

Writers in the Woods – Pablo Cartaya

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Pablo Cartaya is an award-winning author, speaker, educator, (and occasional actor). He is the author of the acclaimed novels: The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora, Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish, Each Tiny Spark, and the forthcoming The Last Beekeeper. His novels have received numerous honors and starred reviews, been featured on many Best Books of […]

Writers In The Woods – Kendra Atleework

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Kendra Atleework was born and raised on the dry eastern edge of California, at the base of the Sierra Nevada mountains. She moved away for a decade, mostly spent being homesick and researching the place she left behind, the crucible of California's water wars. Her first book, Miracle Country, is the the product of that […]

Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series-Gina Frangello

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Gina Frangello is the author of four books of fiction, most recently A Life With Men, which is now under development as a series on Netflix. Her debut memoir, Blow Your House Down, was released in April 2021 to a blaze of rave reviews. Every Kind of Wanting was included by both Chicago Magazine and […]

Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series-Carmen Maria Machado

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Carmen Maria Machado is the author of the bestselling memoir In the Dream House. Her award-winning short story collection Her Body and Other Parties was chosen by the New York Times in 2018 as one of "15 remarkable books by women that are shaping the way we read and write fiction in the 21st century." […]

Writers in the Woods Literary Speaker Series-Kim Addonizio

Sierra Nevada College 291 Country Club Dr, Incline Village, NV, United States

Kim Addonizio's latest books are the poetry collections Mortal Trash and Now We’re Getting Somewhere (W.W. Norton), and a memoir, Bukowski in a Sundress: Confessions from a Writing Life (Penguin). Her poetry collection Tell Me was a finalist for the National Book Award. In addition to her seven poetry collections, two novels, and two story […]