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Helen Thorpe’s “Soldier Girls” Reviewed by NYT

August 18, 2014 in News by webmaster

Helen Thorpe’s new book was reviewed in the Sunday, August 10, New York Times: “What Thorpe accomplishes in Soldier Girls is something far greater than describing the experiences of women in the military. The book is a solid chunk of American history — detailing the culture’s failings, resilience and progress.”

Margaret Coel’s New Mystery

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Tuesday September 2 at 7PM, Margaret Coel will read from and sign her new mystery,  Night of the White Buffalo, the most recent book in her gritty series steeped in Native American culture. Tony Hillerman has called Coel “a master of her craft.” At The Tattered Cover in Highlands Ranch,  9315 Dorchester St.

See the Newer, Truer Musical – “The Unsinkable Molly Brown”

August 14, 2014 in News by webmaster

Special DCPA Molly Brown Event -Sept. 12, 6pm. For its new production of The Unsinkable Molly Brown, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts worked with writer Dick Scanlan, who has refreshed Meredith Willson’s original 1960 musical to better reflect the life and character of Margaret Brown — a DWPC associate member (1899-1907). Meet with [read more]

Clubhouse Flowers1

A flower from the gardens surrounding the DWPC Clubhouse.

Andre Dubus III

A packed house greeted author Andre Dubus III to speak about his book, "Townie," February 2012.

Minnie Award 2014

Faith Marcovecchio presents the Minnie Award to Heather Steinberger, 2014.

State Historic Fund at Work

Architect Jessica Reske inspects brickwork with John Olson of Historic Denver and mason Gary Holt.

Garden Party 2014-2

Pauline Rivera of La Voz and Kim Millett at Garden Party 2014

Upcoming Events
6:30 PM

Letters to Ann: Hope and Humor in the Face of War

at Denver Woman's Press Club,

Wednesday, 6:30 PM
Free and open to the public

These are “love” letters, but not between lovers, and this is a war story, but it’s not about battle—not exactly. Letters to Ann: The Korean War 1950-1951 (2013) is a series of humorous and heartwarming letters and drawings that a father sent to his four-year-old daughter while serving on the battlefields of South and North Korea.

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6:00 PM

Dinner - Editing Ruth Underhill's Memoir

at Denver Woman's Press Club, Denver

MONDAY DINNER – members and guests only; reserve before noon Sept. 12.
Hilary DePolo,

Why do we name a scholarship after Ruth Underhill?  Find out when you meet the editors who completed her candid and insightful memoir, An Anthropologist’s Arrival, published 2014.

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3:00 PM

Salon - Deep Mapping Your Story

at Denver Woman's Press Club,

Sunday, 3-4:30 PM
Free and open to the public.

Page Lambert will lead a discussion about “deep mapping,” or going beyond the place and time of a story to weave in autobiography, archeology, stories, memories, folklore, traces, reportage, weather, interviews, natural history, science, and intuition. To deep map your story means to unearth, layer by layer, the memories held in the heart of the land where your story takes place.

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