An Evening with Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

An Evening with Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

Buy Tickets The City Opera House is closed until January 3rd. All tickets must be purchased online until then. Event Details Author reception, 6 PM, Brew Stage event begins 7PM Live Music, Cash Bar, and Morsels Sweet Treats Stage conversation and Q&A with author...
David Sedaris

David Sedaris

“Traverse is French for  ‘cross.’ Not as in, ‘I think I can cross the National Writers Series off my list,’ but rather, ‘I’d cross the US on my knees for another fine day at the National Writers Series.”
Colum McCann

Colum McCann

“Traverse City wrung my tired soul out. I got a chance to spend some time with the young writers of tomorrow, part of the National Writers Series, and then I read in the magnificent old Opera House. All the ghosts of the past and the voices of the future in one very...
Gillian Flynn

Gillian Flynn

“The National Writers Series is a consistently fun, smart, and warm gathering for book lovers—whether they be readers or writers or both. It’s one of my favorites.”
Author Next Door: Dennis Turner

Author Next Door: Dennis Turner

By Molly Stadler As an atheist and a pacifist, it seems odd that law professor and author Dennis Turner would write about nuns during World War Two. But What Did You Do in the War, Sister? How Belgian Nuns Defied and Deceived the Nazis in World War Two is about more...