Date: Tuesday Jul 19, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Acadia Authors Night will bring together a celebrated group of authors whose pens have given us compelling views and insights into our park and island. Each author will introduce and read a passage from their work.
College of the Atlantic president Darron Collins will host and MC the event. All attendees are invited to a reception afterward, hosted by COA.
The evening will feature:
- Christian Barter, Acadia National Park’s Centennial Poet Laureate and author of The Singers I Prefer and In Someone Else’s House
- Ronald Epp, author of Creating Acadia National Park: The Biography of George Bucknam Dorr
- David Hackett Fischer, author of Champlain’s Dream
- Christina Gillis, author of Writing on Stone
- Judith Goldstein, author of Majestic Mount Desert II: Collected Essays
- Carl Little, author of Art of Acadia
- Bunny McBride, author of Women of the Dawn
- Bill Newlin, author of Lakes & Ponds of Mt. Desert
- Ken Olson, co-author of Acadia National Park: A Centennial Celebration
- Ann Rockefeller Roberts, author of Mr. Rockefeller’s Roads
Contact Name: Jen Hughes
Contact Phone #: (207) 801-5622
Event web page: http://www.coa.edu/acadiacentennial
Event Sponsor(s): College of the Atlantic
This is a free event.