The 2014-15 Pen Pals season offers an eclectic range of presenters from different genres who have collectively written, critiqued or created thousands of books.
• Joyce Carol Oates in conversation with literary critic Michael Dirda: Oct. 2, 2014, 7:30 PM*
• Doris Kearns Goodwin: Oct. 23, 2014, 7:30 PM & Oct. 24, 2014, 11 AM
• Richard Blanco: Mar. 12, 2015, 7:30 PM & Mar. 13, 2015, 11 AM
• Jodi Picoult: Apr. 16, 2015, 7:30 PM & Apr. 17, 2015, 11 AM
• Chip Kidd: May 7, 2015, 7:30 PM & May 8, 2015, 11 AM
All Pen Pals events are held at Hopkins Center for the Arts. Ticket information is available at http://www.supporthclib.org/pen-pals-2.
About Friends of the Hennepin County Library
Friends of the Hennepin County Library is an active community of supporters for the Library, dedicated to opening doors and minds to new worlds. They raise critically needed funds for books, materials, programs and technology, and present the highly regarded Pen Pals and Talk of the Stacks author series as well as numerous free cultural programs.