Arts Council - Guest Writers Series

The Salt Lake City Arts Council co-sponsors the Guest Writers Series (GWS) with the University of Utah Department of English and Creative Writing Program. A monthly series, scheduled on Thursday evenings, brings in contemporary writers from across the county. The public readings at the Art Barn, 54 Finch Lane, are free and followed by a reception for meeting the writers. On the Friday following each reading, the authors participate in a public, informal lunchtime conversation from noon to 1:30 pm, also at the Art Barn. Call 801.596.5000 for details.

The readings begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by a reception for the authors. A lunchtime conversation is scheduled the next day at the Art Barn from noon to 1:00 p.m. all events are free and open to the public. For more information, call 801.596.5000

2013-2014 Guest Writers Series Season

2013-2014 Guest Writers Series Bios

Finch Lane Gallery, Art Barn (1320 East 100 South)
7:00 p.m.

Join University of Utah Creative Writing Faculty Katharine Coles, Michael Mejia, Lance Olsen, Jacqueline Osherow, Paisley Rekdal, and Melanie Rae Thon as they read from their latest works.

The faculty reading is the final event of the 2013-2014 Guest Writers Series.

A reception follows the reading.



Thursday, April 24, 2014
Finch Lane Gallery, Art Barn
7:00 p.m.