Posts Tagged "Laurie McAndish King"

Travel and Travel Writing in 2019

Posted by on Jan 12, 2019 in Blog, Calendar, Press | 0 comments

Travel and Travel Writing in 2019

Traveling and Travel Writing in 2019 Winter Wanderland: Traveling and Travel Writing in 2019 It’s an evening of wine, writing, travel and literary camaraderie. MONDAY, January 14th, 2019 || 6pm Book Passage || San Francisco 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco ||www.bookpassage.com Join travel writers and editors Linda Watanabe McFerrin and Laurie McAndish King in a reading, discussion and celebration of travel, travel anthologies and writing opportunities in 2019. Laurie and Linda will read excerpts from the most recent collection of tales, Wandering in Cuba: Revolution and Beyond and talk about years of Venturing...

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Library Reading: Wandering in Andalusia: The Soul of Southern Spain

Posted by on Aug 1, 2017 in Calendar | 1 comment

Library Reading: Wandering in Andalusia: The Soul of Southern Spain

Saturday, August 5th, 2017 || 11am Novato Public Library || Novato 1720 Novato Blvd, Novato CA 94947 In many ways, Andalusia, situated as it is, at the southern boundary of the Iberian Peninsula, is a crossroads, a caravansary where settlers from northern Europe, Africa, the Mediterranean and the Middle East have left their mark. Our writers went from Córdoba to Málaga, from Granada and its Alhambra to Cadíz to bring back stories of cities, rivers, coasts, plains, food, spirit and passion. All embarked upon new roads of discovery, and all were well rewarded in their investigations. These, after all, are the landscapes that inspired Cervantes, Lorca, Machado,...

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Wandering in Cornwall reading at the Novato Public Library

Posted by on Nov 18, 2015 in Blog, Calendar, Cornwall, Press | 0 comments

Wandering in Cornwall reading at the Novato Public Library

Saturday, Decmber 5th, 2015 || 11am Novato Public Library || Novato 1720 Novato Blvd, Novato CA 94947 It’s another Wanderland Writers celebration. Please help us welcome a brand new book into the series at the Novato Public Library. This time Wanderland Writers venture deep into Cornwall, exploring it’s castles, its contrast. They find, of course, its legacy of Camelot, the lingering shadows of Arthurian legend, tragic love, magic, and Merlin. They also find its sorrows, buried deep in its history like the now closed mines, where the windswept moors and jagged coasts made everyday events of shipwrecks, isolation, cave-ins. Yet, as workshop leaders Joanna...

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Wandering in Paris at the Alliance Francaise

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Blog, Calendar, Press | 0 comments

Wandering in Paris at the Alliance Francaise

The Paris Wanderland Writers are going to be reading from Wandering in Paris: Luminaries and Love in the City of Light at the Alliance Francaise in December! Join us for delicious bites and delightful tales. The reading will take place on December 12th, from 6:30-7:30 at the Alliance Francaise at 1345 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA 94109. The Alliance Française de San Francisco is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote and enhance the knowledge and appreciation of French and Francophone culture, to increase the knowledge of the French language, and to encourage interaction among French, Francophone and American people through programs in education and...

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