past event

Meet Writer in Residence Kaui Hart Hemmings

Kaui Hart Hemmings is the author of the New York Times bestselling novel “The Descendants,” which has been published in twenty-two countries and is an Oscar-winning film directed by Alexander Payne and starring George Clooney. Her novel, “The Possibilities,” has been optioned by Fox Searchlight and Jason Reitman, and is an Oprah and People Magazine “must read.” She has also authored a story collection, “House of Thieves,” the novel “How to Party with an Infant,” and two young adult novels, “Juniors”, and “Testimony From Your Perfect Girl”, which will be published by G.P Putnum in May 2019. She lives in Hawaii with her husband and three children.

FREE copies of “The Possibilities” and “Testimony From Your Perfect Girl” are available through our Catch & Release program. Pick up a copy from the Aspen Words office in the Red Brick Building at the beginning of the month. Read it, pass it along to a friend, and come meet the author at their public event!

Residency program held in partnership with the Catto Shaw Foundation.
Thank you to our hosts at Hooch.


Event information
Tue Jun 11, 2019
5:30pm - 6:30pm MDT
Hooch Craft Cocktail Bar
301 E Hopkins Ave
Aspen, CO