Practicing Joy, Gaining Wisdom with Ross Gay and Simran Jeet Singh
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Sunday, November 6, 2022
Capitol Auditorium E1.004
1100 Congress Avenue, Austin Texas

Join educator and activist Simran Jeet Singh and bestselling and National Book Award finalist poet and essayist Ross Gay as they come together to offer their own unique approaches to creating goodness and joy in ourselves and those around us. In The Light We Give, starred by Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews, Singh shares Sikh tenets of love and service to others, offering a path toward ethical living for all. And in the warm, honest essays of Inciting Joy, Gay’s follow-up to his New York Times bestselling The Book of Delights, the author considers how we can spark more joy in our communities by simply caring for and connecting with each other.

Moderator: S. Kirk Walsh, author of the bestselling novel The Elephant of Belfast and founder of nonprofit writing center Austin Bat CaveRoss Gay, Simran Jeet Singh, Inciting Joy: Essays, The Light We Give


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