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NVWC Reading: Carl Phillips & Lauren Groff

Pine Ridge Vineyards

July 31, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Price: $20 at the door

Join poet Carl Phillips and fiction writer Lauren Groff for a wine reception and reading at Pine Ridge Vineyards, part of the Napa Valley Writers' Conference.

Carl Phillips is the author of 14 books of poetry, most recently Wild Is the Wind and Reconnaissance, winner of the PEN USA Award and the Lambda Literary Award. He is also the author of two books of prose: The Art of Daring: Risk, Restlessness, Imagination and Coin of the Realm: Essays on the Life and Art of Poetry. His honors include the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Poetry, the Kingsley Tufts Award, the Kenyon Review Award for Literary Achievement, and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Library of Congress, and the Academy of American Poets.

Lauren Groff is the author of three novels, including Fates and Furies, which was a finalist for the National Book Award and National Book Critics Circle Award. Her short fiction has been published in journals including the New Yorker, Atlantic, and American Short Fiction, and in two collections of short stories, the latest of which, Florida, was published by Riverhead in June of 2017.