Readings & Lectures (2015)

Here is the lineup for public lectures and readings from the 2015 conference.

Reading Schedule

Sunday, 26 July 2015
Napa Valley College Upper Valley Campus, 1088 College Ave., St. Helena | Map

Our opening reading began with a tribute to conference co-founder Jack Leggett at 7 p.m., with the reading following.

  • Remembering Jack Leggett: Readings and Remembrances
  • Poetry reading by Mary Szybist
  • Fiction reading by Michelle Huneven

Monday, 27 July 2015
Domaine Chandon, 1 California Drive, Yountville | Map

Wine reception at 7:o0 p.m., reading at 7:30

  • Poetry reading by D.A. Powell
  • Fiction reading by Lan Samantha Chang

Tuesday, 28 July 2015
Beringer Vineyards, 2000 Main St., St. Helena | Map

Wine reception at 7:00 p.m., reading at 7:30

  • Poetry reading by Arthur Sze
  • Fiction reading by Robert Boswell

Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Solage Calistoga, 755 Silverado Trail N, Calistoga | Map

Wine reception at 6:30 p.m., reading at 7

  • Poetry reading by Jane Hirshfield
  • Fiction reading by Antonya Nelson

 

Lecture Schedule

All lectures took place at the Napa Valley College Upper Valley Campus, 1088 College Ave., St. Helena.

Monday, 27 July 2015

  • Poetry — 9–10 a.m.: Arthur Sze
  • Fiction — 1:30–2:30 p.m.: Robert Boswell

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

  • Poetry — 9–10 a.m.: Jane Hirshfield
  • Fiction — 1:30–2:30 p.m.: Antonya Nelson

Wednesday, 29 July 2015

  • Poetry — 9–10 a.m.: Mary Szybist
  • Fiction — 1:30–2:30 p.m.: Michelle Huneven

Thursday, 30 July 2015

  • Fiction — 9–10 a.m.: Lan Samantha Chang
  • Poetry — 1:30–2:30 p.m.: D.A. Powell
  • Participant Reading — 2:45-4:15 p.m. (Free and open to the public)