Hear acclaimed writers Jenn Shapland and Roger Reeves speak about their new essay collections that tackle the challenges faced by humanity — and the authors as individuals — in the 21st century. In her latest book, Thin Skin, Shapland explores vulnerability in its many forms, from being a woman in post-Roe America to participating in consumerism and the harm that brings to others in the global economy. Dark Days, a nonfiction essay collection from award-winning poet Reeves, delves into the challenges and joys of being Black in America.
Moderator: Karen Olsson
Book Signing: 2:45 PM at Main Signing TentJenn Shapland, Roger Reeves, Thin Skin, Dark Days: Fugitive EssaysJenn Shapland, Roger Reeves, Thin Skin, Dark Days: Fugitive Essays