Join poet Matthew Zapruder and fiction writer Lan Samantha Chang for a wine reception and reading at Pine Ridge Vineyards. Matthew Zapruder is the author of four collections of poetry, most recently Come On All You Ghosts, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, and Sun Bear. Why Poetry, a book of prose, is forthcoming from Ecco Press in summer 2017. Lan Samantha Chang is the author of three books: the critically acclaimed novella All Is Forgotten, Nothing Is Lost, the novel Inheritance, and Hunger: A Novella and Stories. Chang has been honored as the California Book Award Silver Medalist, as a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Award, and with a Bay Area Book Award and literary awards from the Greensboro Review and the Transatlantic Review.
Tickets may be purchased by cash or check at the door. Napa Valley Writers’ Conference attendees, conference supporters and community housing hosts, and students with a current student ID are admitted for free.