Past talks and workshops on writing and publishing offered by editor and author Carole DeSanti.
Explore the Elena Ferrante Novels with Carole DeSanti
This readers’ session will explore the Neapolitan novels* of Elena Ferrante, their enormous resonance for readers, and examine why and how this quartet of books (and their pseudonymous author) has turned reading and our current notions of “authorship” on its head.
In Conversation with Mark Beauregard, author of The Whale, A Love Story. For more information, please visit the event page at Odyssey Bookshop.
An extraordinary weekend salon at the famed Whidbey Institute, led by renowned women writers.
Authors Lev Grossman, Hannah Tinti, and Mark Tompkins discuss the genre of fantasy writing, moderated by Carole DeSanti, Vice President, Executive Editor at Viking Penguin. The Aspen New York Book Series is presented by the Aspen Institute and Aspen Words.
Appropriate for writers of all levels and stages of work, but it is helpful to have a specific project in mind.
This session will explore the often-fraught relationship between creative process and bringing our work out to the public sphere.