Pam Houston visits Kamas

Jan 29, 2020, 6:00 pm

Join us for an evening with the best-selling author of Deep Creek: Finding Hope in the High Country, Pam Houston. This event is supported by Utah Humanities. Dolly's Bookstore will have books available to purchase and have signed at the event.

“Houston firmly establishes herself as a key voice from the rural West… her talent remains remarkable and her words extraordinarily affecting and effective.”–Booklist, Starred Review

Pam Houston is the author of the memoir, Deep Creek: Finding Hope In The High Country, as well as two novels, Contents May Have Shifted and Sight Hound, two collections of short stories, Cowboys Are My Weakness and Waltzing the Cat, and a collection of essays, A Little More About Me, all published by W.W. Norton. Her stories have been selected for volumes of The O. Henry Awards, The Pushcart Prize, Best American Travel Writing, and Best American Short Stories of the Century among other anthologies. She is the winner of the Western States Book Award, the WILLA Award for contemporary fiction, the Evil Companions Literary Award and several teaching awards. She teaches in the Low Rez MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts, is Professor of English at UC Davis, and co-founder and creative director of the literary nonprofit Writing By Writers. She lives at 9,000 feet above sea level near the headwaters of the Rio Grande. This event is supported by Utah Humanities and Summit County Library.

Summit County Library -- Kamas Valley Branch

110 N Main St
Kamas , UT 84036-9595
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Event Contact:

Dan Compton