This five-part literary lecture series features some of the world’s most distinguished and thought-provoking writers. Each presentation includes an engaging lecture by a renowned author followed by a question and answer period during which audience members’ submitted questions are asked by a moderator. Authors featured have included: Bill Bryson, David McCullough, Frank McCourt, Anna Quindlan, Sue Monk Kidd, Sherman Alexie and Neil Gaiman.

Backstage@Pen & Podium:

A unique backstage interview of our featured authors takes place at each Pen & Podium lecture.
Check out our latest interview with Michael Ondaatje – January 2, 2020.