2019 Authors & Speakers

Jabari Asim

Jabari Asim’s most recent works are Only The Strong, a novel; Preaching To The Chickens: A Story of Young John Lewis; and A Child’s Introduction To African American History(More)

Elizabeth Bradfield

Elizabeth Bradfield is the author of Toward Antarctica, an innovating lyric travelogue of photographs and writing.  (More)

Jamie Brenner

Jamie Brenner’s most recent novel is The Husband Hour. The Forever Summer, set in Provincetown, is a national bestseller. (More)

Adam Chromy

Adam Chromy is the president of Movable Type Management and has been a literary agent for over fifteen years. (More)

Mark Dery

Mark Dery is a cultural critic and the author of Born To Be Posthumous: The Eccentric Life and Mysterious Genius of Edward Gorey, named one of the Best Books of 2018 by NPR, The Guardian, and Mental Floss. (More)

Darnell L. Moore

Darnell L. Moore is the author of No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black & Free in America, deeply personal memoir and a New York Times Notable Book of 2018. (More)

Julia Phillips

Julia Phillips is a Fulbright fellow whose writing has appeared in Glimmer TrainThe AtlanticSlate, and The Moscow Times(More)

Trent Preszler

Trent Preszler, Ph. D., is an Emmy Award-winning American wine industry executive, CEO of Bedell Cellars, and Immediate Past Chairman of the Board of WineAmerica. (More)