Programs & Events

  1. Events
  2. Writers Weekend

Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation



The Mark Twain House & Museum is pleased to announce that WRITERS WEEKEND will take place on Saturday and Sunday, September 29 and 30, 2018. The Writers Weekend offers writers (and aspiring writers!) two days of workshops, panel discussions, author talks, book signings, and more, featuring a variety of presentations on a wide range of […]

Mark My Words: Gary Shteyngart

Mark Twain House

Gary Shteyngart, author of the New York Times bestseller Absurdistan, will give the keynote presentation Saturday, September 29, during the 2018 Writers Weekend at The Mark Twain House & Museum. He'll be joined in conversation by writer and “Literary Disco” podcast co-host Julia Pistell. Shteyngart is the New York Times bestselling author of the memoir Little Failure (a National Book Critics […]


Mark My Words: Jodi Picoult

Immanuel Congregational Church 10 Woodland Street, Hartford

*** This event is SOLD OUT*** Join bestselling author Jodi Picoult for her Mark Twain House encore appearance. Picoult will read from and talk about her upcoming book A SPARK OF LIGHT, a signed copy of which is included with each ticket purchased. A Q&A will follow her talk, and each audience member will have […]