Writing the West

Author series with a western viewpoint


Teton County Library and Center for the Arts

Leah,adultevents@tclib.org 307-733-2164 x229

What does it mean to write about the American West today?  This series brings you several modern authors with unique perspectives of the West, and who together paint for us a more complete picture of the region. We present Nina McConigley, C.J. Box, Craig Johnson, Gary Ferguson, and Joe Kelsey.

Craig Johnson

New York Times bestselling Longmire series

Ordway Auditorium


Gary Ferguson

Land on Fire: How Extreme Wildfire is Reshaping the West

MON, SEPT 18, 6 p.m.
Ordway Auditorium


Joe Kelsey

A Place in Which to Search: Summer in the Winds

MON, SEPT 25, 6 p.m.
Ordway Auditorium


Past Events


Nina McConigley

Teton County Library Resident Writer
Cowboys and East Indians

MAY 8-11

See her Post-Frontier Fiction Reading List here.


C.J. Box

#1 New York Times bestselling Joe Pickett series


THURS, JUNE 22, 8 p.m.
Center for the Arts
JH Writers Conference: free, non-ticketed


Sherman Alexie

Award-winning author, poet, writer, filmmaker and performer

Teton County Library Foundation Page to the Podium presents "Without Reservations: An Urban Indian's Comic, Poetic & Highly Irreverent Look at the World"

MON, JULY 10, 7 p.m.
Center for the Arts
Tickets available online 12 p.m., June 26