Winter Words is Apres-Ski for the Mind


James Salter

People flock to Aspen/Snowmass in the winter for skiing and snowboarding, but often times the events that take place at night are just as enticing. The Aspen Writers’ Foundation Winter Words lineup is no different. During the 2013-14 season, AWF welcomes some of the country’s most intriguing writers to host book talks and conversations during the evenings after the lift have shut down for the day. Here’s the schedule:

NOV 30 James Salter

JAN 28 Richard Blanco

FEB 8 Dani Shapiro & Nick Flynn

FEB 25 Carole DeSanti & Karen Joy Fowler

MAR 19 Tom Reiss

MAR 31 Maria Semple