Autograph Series

Gemini Ink’s Autograph Series presents writers of national and international stature‚ many of them recipients of major prizes such as the Pulitzer or National Book Award‚ in a free public performance followed by audience Q&A and book signing. Autograph Series is partially supported by a ticketed colloquium luncheon with the visiting writer, which includes an “up close and personal” Q&A with the author. Previous Autograph writers have included Grace Paley, Tim O’Brien, Edward P. Jones, Ha Jin, Sandra Cisneros, Luis Alberto Urrea, Philip Levine and US Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera.

 

UP CLOSE & PERSONAL WITH MARGARET ATWOOD

March 8, 2018

Margaret Atwood is Canada’s most renowned author and has more than fifty books of fiction, poetry and critical essays. She is the author of The Handmaid’s Tale, which has inspired two movies and a recent award-winning TV series on Hulu, as well as Alias Grace, recently turned into a hit series on Netflix. Her latest book of short stories is Stone Mattress: Nine Tales (2014) and most recent novel, The Heart Goes Last, was published in September 2015. Other recent works include the MaddAddam trilogy, including Oryx and Crake (2003), The Year of the Flood (2009), and MaddAddam (2013). The Door is her latest volume of poetry (2007). Her most recent non-fiction books are Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth (2008) and In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination (2011). Her novels also include The Blind Assassin, winner of the Booker Prize, The Robber Bride, Cat’s Eye and The Penelopiad. In 2016, Hag-Seed, a novel revisitation of Shakespeare’s play The Tempest, and Angel Catbird – with a cat-bird superhero – a graphic novel with co-creator Johnnie Christmas (Dark Horse), were published. Margaret Atwood lives in Toronto with writer Graeme Gibson.

Ticketed Author Luncheon

Thursday, March 8, 11:30am
Witte Museum Mays Family Center
3801 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209

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Autograph Author Luncheon is Sold Out!

Free Public Reading

in partnership with Trinity University Press

Thursday, March 8, 7pm
Trinity University Laurie Auditorium
One Trinity Pl, San Antonio, TX 78212

Tickets to the free public reading are no longer available. 

Join us for Margaret Atwood’s presentation from the campus of Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, or online at live.trinity.edu. People can also watch on connected TV’s through Trinity University’s app in the Amazon, Roku and AppleTV stores. The live-stream is free—no registration required. Ms. Atwood begins speaking at 7pm CST.

The live-stream is made possible by Gemini Ink in partnership with Trinity University Press.

ABOUT TRINITY UNIVERSITY PRESS

Trinity University Press is associated with one of the leading liberal arts and sciences universities in the United States. The press publishes distinguished, award-winning books that focus on the history, tradition, and the contemporary importance of the human environment from wilderness to the urban environment, with an additional focus on the southwestern United States and Mexico. More information at tupress.org

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