The Idaho Writers Guild, writers working for writers, meets the third Tuesday of every month (excluding November and December). The Literary Lunches are open to the public. The fee (which includes lunch) is $20 for members of the Idaho Writers Guild and $25 for non-members. For more information about the IWG Literary Lunch, go to www.idahowritersguild.com, contact Merilee Marsh, 208-921-5328, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Samantha Silva is an author and screenwriter based in Idaho. Her first novel, Mr. Dickens and His Carol, was published by Flatiron Books (2017). She’s sold film projects to Paramount, Universal, New Line Cinema, and TNT. A film adaptation of her short story, "The Big Burn,” won the 1 Potato Short Screenplay Award at the Sun Valley Film Festival in 2017, where it premiered the following year. Silva directed, her first time at the helm. Her short story, “Leo in Venice,” appears in the September 2019 issue of One Story. She was recently named a 2020 Literature Fellow by the Idaho Commission on the Arts.
October 15, 11:30 TO 1 PM, Riverside