Monday, October 11th at 7pm | Live on Crowdcast
Join us for the thirty-first episode of Write America featuring Emma Walton Hamilton and Hilma Wolitzer as they read and discuss their works intimating how the deep divisions in the country may be healed by the quiet power of art.
This event is free to attend. Register here. Your purchase of a book helps support this program - see below for book details.
About the authors:
Emma Walton Hamilton is an award-winning writer, producer and arts educator. Together with her mother, Julie Andrews, she has written over thirty books for children and young adults. Emma is on the faculty of Stony Brook University's MFA in Creative Writing, where she serves as director of the Children's Lit Fellows and the Young Artists and Writers Project.
Hilma Wolitzer is a recipient of Guggenheim and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, and a Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award. She has taught at the Iowa Writers' Workshop, New York University, Columbia University, and the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. Her first published story appeared when she was thirty-six, and her first novel eight years later. Her many stories and novels have drawn critical praise for illuminating the dark interiors of the American home. She lives in New York City.