The Beverly Hills Literary Escape – October 18-20, 2013
The Beverly Hills Literary Escape
October 19 & 20, 2013 - The Beverly Wilshire Hotel
"Still Writing, Still Reading"
Don't just read a book - experience it!
The Beverly Hills Literary Escape is an exciting weekend of unique events designed for the discerning reader. Offering insider access to the country's most sought after authors amid the luxury of Beverly Hills, BHLE presents an intersection of literary culture and entertainment filled with great food, wine and, of course, books. Akin to European cafe culture and the days of the Algonquin Round Table, The Beverly Hills Literary Escape gives participants "green room" VIP access to leading authors in intimate settings and trendy venues.
Escape to Beverly Hills for a "Red Carpet" weekend where authors are the celebrities, book lovers are the VIPs and literary culture is exciting and entertaining for everyone.
Past Authors Include
Katie Arnoldi - Aimee Bender - Sylvia Boorstein - Ethan Canin - Andre Dubus III - Emma Donoghue - Heidi Durrow - Karen Essex - Deanna Fei - Alex Gilvarry - Robert Goolrick - Michelle Huneven - Hillary Jordan - Michael Krasny - Eric Lax - Margot Livesey - Colum McCann - Andrew McCarthy - Martha McPhee - Liz Moore - Joseph O'Neill - Gin Phillips - Will Schwalbe - Dani Shapiro - Mona Simpson - Brando Skyhorse - Tatjana Soli - Susan Straight - Hannah Tinti - Gail Tsukiyama - David Ulin - Thrity Umrigar - Abraham Verghese
October 19 & 20, 2013
The Beverly Wilshire Hotel
“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though.”
– The Catcher in the Rye