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CANCELLED: Writer-in-Residence Karen Walker Thompson Reads

Sunday, January 12, 2020
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location
Downtown Bend Library
CANCELLED
Description
*This event has been CANCELLED. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Writer-in-Residence Karen Thompson Walker reads from "The Dreamers."

Award-winning author Karen Thompson Walker joins DPL as the second
writer-in-residence. Register for her writing workshop, hear her read from her latest novel "The Dreamers," and sit one-on-one with her to review your work during office hours.

Karen Thompson Walker is the New York Times bestselling author of two novels, "The Dreamers," which has been optioned for television by Fox 21 and is a New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice pick, and "The Age of Miracles," which was a finalist for the Barnes & Noble Discover Award, an Indies Choice Award, and a Goodreads Choice Award and named one of the best books of the year by Financial Times, Publishers Weekly, People, O., The Oprah Magazine, and Amazon. Her work has been translated into 27 languages. Her TED Talk about fear and the imagination has been viewed more than 2 million times. She is an assistant professor of creative writing at the University of Oregon. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Portland, Oregon.

Books available for sale after the reading. Q&A and signing to follow.



Karen Thompson Walker
Event Links
The Dreamers
Event Type
Adult Program
Age Group(s)
Adult
Presenter
Karen Thompson Walker
Contact
Paige M. Ferro | paigef@deschuteslibrary.org | 541-312-1063
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