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Winter Words Author Series: Curtis Sittenfeld

Join us for a discussion that will explore the question “what if Hillary Rodham hadn’t married Bill Clinton?” – Curtis Sittenfeld, author of “Rodham” will be in conversation with activist and writer Charolette Clymer.

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New York Times bestselling author

Curtis Sittenfeld is the bestselling author of seven novels: “Prep,” “The Man of My Dreams,” “American Wife,” “Sisterland,” “Eligible,” and “Rodham.” Her first story collection, “You Think It, I’ll Say It,” was published in 2018 and picked for Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club. Her books have been selected by The New York Times, Time, Entertainment Weekly, and People for their “Ten Best Books of the Year” lists, optioned for television and film, and translated into 30 languages. Her short stories have appeared in The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and Esquire, and in the Best American Short Stories anthology, of which she is the 2020 guest editor. Her non-fiction has appeared in The New York Times, Time, Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, Slate, and on “This American Life.”

Curtis will be in conversation with Charlotte Clymer.

Charolette Clymer is an activist, writer and the former press secretary for rapid response at the Human Rights Campaign, an American LGBTQ civil rights organization.


Individual event registration* – $10

*Individual registrations also grant access to the recording of the selected event

Season Supporter pass** – $275

**All passes include access and recordings to all six events
+ a book bundle of three self-selected titles from this year’s lineup
+ a tax-deductible donation to Aspen Words

Event information
Tue Dec 15, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm MDT