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SUMMER WORDS PANEL – LITERATURE WITH IMPACT

June 19 @ 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

$25
Lit with Impact Panel

Panelists: Chinelo Okparanta, Ben Fountain, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh
Moderator: Carole DeSanti, Viking Penguin VP and Executive Editor
The $35,000 Aspen Words Literary Prize was launched this year to honor an influential work of fiction that illuminates a vital contemporary issue. How can literature forge connections and shape public conversation around critical issues, without polarizing readership? Chinelo Okparanta, Ben Fountain, and Saïd Sayrafiezadeh will discuss the transformative power of literature on thought and culture.  

BOX OFFICE
$25 Individual Event Tickets

$75 Summer Words Pass | Includes access to all five public events
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  • Advance tickets from aspenshowtix.com are only available for the evening events at Belly Up. 
  • Workshop students and Readers’ Retreat participants receive a pass to all of the Summer Words events with their tuition.
  • Read featured author bios here.
  • FULL PUBLIC EVENTS SCHEDULE

Details

Date:
June 19
Time:
5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
$25
Website:
http://www.aspenwords.org/programs/summer-words/summer-words-public-events/

Organizer

Aspen Words
Phone:
970-925-3122
Website:
aspenwords.org

Venue

Belly Up
450 S Galena St
Aspen, CO 81611 United States
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Phone:
(970) 544-9800
Website:
http://bellyupaspen.com/