Saturday, October 11, 2008

Women Writing West

Women Writing in the West is finally here!

This week, Copper Nickel will be holding a symposium about women writing in the Western United States. There will be three very full days of conversations, readings, receptions, and excellent company, all culminating in the release of our 10th issue of CN that also celebrates Women Writing West. The schedule can be accessed on our website: http://www.copper-nickel.org/10/ and is listed below. Check the website for any and all updates.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2008
3:00 PM -- Convocation and Introductions — Tivoli 440
3:30 PM -- Maria Melendez Reading — Tivoli 440
4:00 PM -- Pam Houston Reading — Tivoli 440
4:30 PM -- A Brief Conversation (Q & A) — Tivoli 440
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7:00 PM -- Salon: What Does "West" Mean? — The Laboratory of Art and Ideas at Belmar, 404 S. Upham Street, Lakewood — FREE FOOD

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2008
2:30 PM -- Deirdre McNamer Reading — Tivoli 440
3:00 PM -- Lee Ann Roripaugh Reading — Tivoli 440
3:30 PM -- Salon: Forms of the West, featuring Alyson Hagy, Deirdre McNamer, Lee Ann Roripaugh, and Karen Volkman — Tivoli 440
4:15 PM -- Meet the Authors Reception — FREE FOOD FOR UCD STUDENTS — Tivoli 540
5:30 PM -- Teresa Jordan Reading — Tivoli 440
6:00 PM -- Page Lambert Reading — Tivoli 440
6:30 PM -- A Conversation — Tivoli 440

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2008
4:00 PM -- Karen Volkman Reading — Tivoli 440
4:30 PM -- Alyson Hagy Reading — Tivoli 440
5:00 PM -- A Conversation: The New West — Tivoli 440
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6:00 PM -- Copper Nickel 10 Launch Party at the Denver Press Club, 1330 Glenarm Place, downtown Denver


All of these events are FREE and open to the public and will make you a better person. Also there will be food and other ingest-ables. I WILL see you there.

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