Writers in the House: A Conversation with our 2018 Writers-in-Residence

When:
March 20, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2018-03-20T16:00:00-04:00
2018-03-20T18:00:00-04:00
Where:
The Drawing Room at The Mount
2 Plunkett St
Lenox, MA 01240
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
413-551-5100

A discussion with The Mount’s 2018 Writers-in-Residence: Elif Batuman, Buzzy Jackson and Kate Reed Petty

The 2018 Edith Wharton Writers-in-Residence – Elif Batuman, staff writer for The New Yorker and author of The Idiot, Buzzy Jackson, award-winning nonfiction author of Shaking the Family Tree, and Kate Reed Petty, author of forthcoming children’s graphic novel Chasma Knights – will discuss their past and present work, their careers, and their experience writing in the home of Edith Wharton. They will also touch on the legacy of Edith Wharton and her continuing influence on women writers.

The Mount is a Massachusetts Cultural Council UP designated organization welcoming participants of all disabilities. Please contact Nicole Williams at 413-551-5100 or by email, nwilliams@edithwharton.org, to discuss accommodations needed to participate fully in this event.