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Aspen Summer Words: Readings & Conversations

These Readings & Conversations highlight the literary luminaries of Aspen Summer Words, a weeklong celebration of words, stories, and ideas that takes place in Aspen each June. Events are open to the public and will feature renowned authors, including Richard Russo, Ann Hood, Dani Shapiro, and Andre Dubus III, as well as agents and editors from trip publishing houses such as Norton and Penguin Random House.


Detailed event descriptions, locations and times:

Tickets and Passes available for purchase at or the Wheeler Box Office (970-920-5770).


Aspen Summer Words is the Rocky Mountain gateway to the literary world. Recognized as one of the country’s pre-eminent literary festivals, Summer Words welcomes visitors and locals alike to celebrate writing and writers in Aspen for a week each June. The exceptional faculty and awe-inspiring mountain scenery combine to make this a writing retreat like no other.

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Event information
Sun Jun 21, 2015 - Fri Jun 26, 2015
4:00pm - 12:00pm GMT+0000
The Gant and the Aspen Institute campus
Aspen, CO, United States