Winter Words: Our Seasonal Reading List

November 26, 2013  • Institute Contributor

The Aspen Writers’ Foundation‘s Winter Words series opens on November 30 with esteemed postwar writer James Salter. Throughout the season, well-known authors, including 2012 Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco, Jane Austen Book Club author Karen Joy Fowler, and Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Tom Reiss, will read selections aloud and discuss their work on the Aspen Meadows campus. Our winter reading list of the visiting authors is below. For tickets to the conversations in Paepcke Auditorium, visit

Winter Words 2014

All That Is The Ground: Poems Looking for the Gulf Motel 
Another Bullshit Night in Suck City Still Writing: The Pleasures and Perils of a Creative Life The Unruly Passions of Eugenie R. 
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Complete Winter Words Schedule:
NOV 30    James Salter  
JAN 28   Richard Blanco  
FEB 8   Dani Shapiro & Nick Flynn    
FEB 25   Carole DeSanti & Karen Joy Fowler  
MAR 19   Tom Reiss  
MAR 31   Maria Semple