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An Evening With New York Times Best Selling Author Karen Joy Fowler

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Date(s) - 05/05/2018
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Hotel Leger


The 13th Annual Gold Rush Writers Conference Presents
An Evening with New York Times Best-Selling Author Karen Joy Fowler
Hotel Leger, Mokelumne Hill, California, May 5, 2018 at 7:30 PM

The Gold Rush Writers’ Conference opens to the public its guest speaker event featuring Karen Joy Fowler, New York Times best-selling author of The Jane Austin Book Club. Fowler, the author of six novels and three short story collections has written literary, contemporary, historical, and science fiction. Her most recent novel, We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves, won the 2013 PEN/Faulkner, the California Book Award, and was shortlisted for the Man Booker. “It’s been years since I’ve felt so passionate about a book. When I finished at 3 a.m., I wept, then I woke up the next morning, reread the ending, and cried all over again.” says—Ruth Ozeki, author of My Year of Meats and A Tale for the Time Being.
For more information on Karen Joy Fowler, see: http://karenjoyfowler.com/biography/
Join us for a special presentation by Karen Joy Fowler, where she will speak about:
Coping with the Bleak, Bracing Inevitability of Rejection
Presentation = $10 begins at 7:30 PM
Dinner and Presentation = $35 begins at 6 PM
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Gold Rush Writers’ Conference was founded in 2005 by New York Times best-selling author and Mokelumne Hill resident Antoinette May with the help of a dedicated group of fellow writers. The goal of the Gold Rush Writers’ Conference is to provide creative writers of all levels
For other offerings at Gold Rush Writers Conference, see: http://goldrushwriters.com/

a chance to participate one-on-one with established professionals through workshops, lectures, panels and readings. In January 2017, Arnold resident, Sally Kaplan, came on board as the Co- Director of Gold Rush Writers’ Conference with the goal of widening its appeal.
Kaplan states, “For nearly twelve years, the Gold Rush Writer’s Conference has been a bit of secret gem. Now we continue to bring the Conference out of hiding to share with a wider public the riches offered by world-class authors who attend the event.”
• What: An Evening with New York Times Best-Selling Author Karen Joy Fowler Presented by The Gold Rush Writers’ Conference
• When: Saturday, May 5, 2018
• Time: 7:30 pm (Dinner at 6:00 PM)
• Where: Hotel Leger Ballroom, 8304 Main St, Mokelumne Hill, CA 95245,
http://www.hotelleger.com, telephone: (209) 286-1401. Google Map:
• Ticket Prices: $10 for Speaker only/$35 for Dinner & Speaker through Evenbrite.com: