Sally Franson has been invited to be a panelist speaker at Random House’s Open House, now in its seventh year. The Spring Open House is a unique event program that brings together the biggest names in publishing for a full day of interactive author panels, book signings, and reader connection opportunities at Random House’s New York offices. Past Open House speakers have included Trevor Noah, Martha Stewart, George Saunders, Jodi Picoult, Tom Brokaw, Van Jones, Drew Barrymore, Anna Quindlen, Diana Gabaldon, Marcus Samuelsson, Jon Meacham and Charles Duhigg.
Poetry and fiction: together in one reading! Come enjoy hearing from two witty-as-heck new writers: poet Ben Purkert and novelist Sally Franson, both reading from their first books.