BookPeople Artist Lunches

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Join narratives Artistic Director Tom Echols, ACG Executive Director Matt Hinsley, artists and experts to learn about and discuss the poetry and literature inspiring narratives.

Hosted in BookPeople’s third-floor reading room from 11:30-1pm on the Wednesday preceding each concert, guests will get familiar with poems and writings of Fernando Pessoa, James Agee, Julio Cortázar, Jorge Luis Borges, James Joyce, Walt Whitman and others. We’ll also hear from local writers, and explore how these brilliant texts are forming the creative fabric of the series overall. Lunch will be provided. $15; purchase tickets below.

Persona Artist Lunch
Wednesday, June 22nd, 11:30-1pm
Focusing on Pessoa and Agee, with special guest composer Joseph V. Williams II.

Process Artist Lunch
Wednesday, July 6th, 11:30-1pm
Focusing on Cortázar and Borges.

Nocturne Artist Lunch
Wednesday, July 27th, 11:30-1pm
Focusing on Joyce and Whitman.

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