Visiting Authors

    Writer's Studio

    Several times a year, Lighthouse Writers Workshop brings nationally recognized authors to Denver for exciting on-stage interviews and in-depth craft seminars. Studio guests range from well-known masters to noteworthy up-and-comers, all with important insights into the creative process and the writing life.

    Denver Talks

    Denver Talks is a partnership between Lighthouse Writers Workshop, the NEA's Big Read, and the City & County of Denver. The program features Claudia Rankine and Mayor Michael B. Hancock in conversation on November 15, and Rankine will hold a craft talk at Lighthouse on November 16, among other city-wide workshops and events.

    The Optics

    Thursday, November 16, 4:00 to 6:00 PM, @ Lighthouse grotto

    Visiting Author Series

    The Visiting Author Series brings recognized authors to Lighthouse to share their experience and advice. We've welcomed authors including Edward Hirsch, Starlee Kine, Jim Shepard, Cristina Henriquez, Lidia Yuknavitch, Rob Spillman, Robin Black, Lynn Emmanuel, David Shields, and more. Rebecca Makkai and Ben Loory will visit us in 2017.

    POV Beyond 1-2-3

    Friday, October 20, 4:00 to 6:30 PM, @ Lighthouse grotto

    The Three-Act Structure for Prose Writers

    Sunday, October 22, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, @ Lighthouse grotto