1/20/20 7PM: Writers in Paradise Reading

Eckerd College’s Writers in Paradise presents a series of readings by conference faculty and guests. All readings are followed by book signings, with books available for sale. Readings are free and open to the public; they take place in Miller Auditorium on the Eckerd College campus, 4200 54th Ave. S, St. Petersburg. (727) 386-2264. writersinparadise.com.

    • 8 p.m. Saturday: Keynote speaker Dani Shapiro (Inheritance), Q&A with Les Standiford
    • 7 p.m. Sunday: Ann Hood (Kitchen Yarns) and Sterling Watson (The Committee)
    • 7 p.m. Monday: Ashley M. Jones (dark//thing), Michael Koryta (If She Wakes) and Stewart O’Nan (Henry, Himself)
    • 7 p.m. Tuesday: Andre Dubus III (Gone So Long) and Stephanie Elizondo Griest (All the Agents and Saints: Dispatches from the U.S. Borderlands)

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Pittsburgh City Paper: The standout local literary figures of the last decade

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Stewart O’Nan: O’Nan’s exceptional novels include the Pittsburgh-based books featuring the Maxwell family (Henry, Himself, 2019), the noir-ish Los Angeles of F. Scott Fitzgerald (West of Sunset, 2015) and the Middle East intrigue of City of Secrets, 2016.

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9/20/2019 7pm: Reading and Q&A – Tom Bennitt (Burning Under) and Stewart O’Nan

Reading and Q&A: Tom Bennitt (Burning Under) and Stewart O’Nan
Friday, September 20, 2019
7:00 PM 9:00 PM
4754 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA, 15224

Join us as we welcome Tom Bennitt to the store in conversation with local author Stewart O’Nan! Bennitt is the author of Burning Under (2018, Stephen F. Austin University Press). A stunning literary thriller, Burning Under captures the grit and character of a Rustbelt mining town in southwestern Pennsylvania following the aftermath of a deadly coal mine explosion.

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