Thank you for joining Red Hen Press as we
celebrated our 24th anniversary!
Keep an eye out for details about your 25th anniversary benefit in Fall 2019!
The reception ran from 11 am - 2:30 pm on October 28, 2018, at the beautiful Castle Green in Pasadena. The afternoon's festivities highlighted Red Hen's vibrant tradition in the literary community with performances from Writing in the Schools
participants, a silent auction, and readings by the acclaimed authors Ann Hood, Jonathan Lethem, and Marilyn Nelson.
For more information on 2018's featured readers and other featured authors, please see the "2018 Featured Authors" tab.
Gold Tables Hosted By:
co-founder and managing editor of Red Hen Press
, recipient of two Pushcart Prizes
, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award
recipient of the Frost Medal
Silver Tables Hosted By:
, winner of the National Books Critics Circle Award for Criticism
poet and performer
, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry
, American Book Award winner
Rachel Howzell Hall
, creator of one of The Guardian's
"Top Female Detectives"
Eloise Klein Healy
, inaugural poet laureate of Los Angeles
, Macavity Award winner
, New York Times bestselling author and illustrator
Sandra Tsing Loh
, named by Variety as one of America's 50 most influential comedians
Tom Lutz and Laurie Winer
, co-founders of the Los Angeles Review of Books
, writer and Executive Director of the Poetry Society of America
, poet laureate of Los Angeles (2014-2016)