The Latest from Aspen Words

Untitled Anticipating AW’s Graphic Novel Workshop - As we eagerly prepare for our Summer Graphic Novel Workshop, we invited Basalt Regional Library’s Teen Librarian, Erin Hollingsworth, to share one of her favorite graphic... View Article
_staff photo STAFF READS–SUMMER WORDS 2015 - The 39th annual Aspen Summer Words is just around the corner, and the AW staff are cramming in lots of last-minute reading. When our talented group... View Article
Lewis + Bernard_FOR WEB Michael Lewis Riffs on Wall Street, “Flash Boys,” and his First meeting with President Obama - Bestselling author Michael Lewis recently appeared in Aspen, CO, as the fourth speaker in Aspen Words’ 2015 Winter Words series. He was interviewed by Aspen... View Article
SW-art An assortment of writing advice from our Summer Words 2015 Faculty - One of the magical things about Aspen Summer Words is being able to hear bestselling authors discuss their own challenges with the writing process. This... View Article
Natasha collage Poet Natasha Trethewey Explores Public and Personal Histories of Race in America - On a recent winter night, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natasha Trethewey addressed an Aspen Words audience on the intersection between art and activism. “[I am] a poet interested... View Article