• Authors Uncovered: Laura Pritchett & “The Blue Hour, Telluride Art’s HQ, 7/17

    2 weeks ago.

    Meet Laura Pritchett at the Telluride Library on Monday, July 17, 7 p.m., for Authors Uncovered, an event co-sponsored by the Telluride Library and Between the Covers Bookstore. Listen to her talk about “The Blue Hour,” a story of desire and passion…

  • Authors Uncovered: Brooke Williams & Open Midnight, Library 7/12

    2 weeks ago.

    Do you believe in ghosts? Is it possible that new life, or better, new perspectives could spring from the shadows of a dead relative? Brooke Williams would answer ”yes.” In fact, Williams gives a full-throated response in the affirmative in his…

  • Authors Uncovered: "The Trail Runner's Companion," Sarah Lavender Smith, Library, 7/9

    3 weeks ago.

    Sarah Lavender Smith is a seasoned competitive trail runner, coach, and contributor to Trail Runner magazine. She also co-hosts UltraRunnerPodcast.com and blogs on TheRunnersTrip.com. A mother of two teens, Sarah has finished more than 70 marathons and ultramarathons. For information about…

  • Poets’ Corner: Rosemerry for Father’s Day

    1 month ago.

    Father's Day is a celebration honoring, well, fathers. The holiday also celebrates fatherhood in general, paternal bonds, and the influence of dads in society. For some, however, Father’s Day is shorthand for pulling out a wallet. Again. Gifts of watches and Fitbits, beard trimmers and bespoke…

  • Poets’ Corner: Art for Father’s Day

    1 month ago.

    How did Father’s Day come about? According to history.com, during the 1920s and 1930s, a movement arose to scrap Mother’s Day and Father’s Day altogether in favor of a single holiday, Parents’ Day. Every year on Mother’s Day, pro-Parents’ Day…

  • Talking Gourds: Norwood, Peter Anderson Reading

    1 month ago.

    The Telluride Institute’s Talking Gourds Poetry Project announces the second feature of its summer Guest Gourd series with a performance in Norwood: Peter Anderson of Crestone will be reading from his new work Heading Home: Field Notes, a collection of…

  • Telluride Library + Mountainfilm: “One BIg Home,” 6/8

    1 month ago.

    Telluride’s five-star Wilkinson Public Library and Mountainfilm will screen the award-winning documentary "One Big Home" at the library on Thursday, June 8, 7:00 pm. Scroll down to watch the trailer. “One Big Home” addresses issues of growth and gentrification on Martha’s Vinyard,…

  • Book Review: "The Right's Road To Serfdom"

    2 months ago.

    Mountainfilm’s new initiative, announced in December 2016, is The New Normal, a community-wide, grassroots effort to battle climate change and help bring the Telluride region to carbon neutrality – no small challenge because Telluride has a carbon footprint twice the national average. In the…

  • Telluride Library: Amazing Author Greg Hobbs

    2 months ago.

    "Amazing Author," poet, water rights activist, and retired Colorado Supreme Court justice Greg Hobbs presents at Telluride's five-star Wilkinson Public Library Monday, May 15, 6 p.m. Event is free and open to the public. This coming Monday at Telluride's five-star library, Greg…

  • Poets’s Corner: 3 for Mother’s Day from Rosemerry Trommer

    2 months ago.

    Internet research came up with the history of Mother’s Day. The tribute was first suggested in 1872 by Julia Ward Howe (who wrote the words to the “Battle Hymn of the Republic”) as a day dedicated to peace. In 1907, Philadelphian…

  • Telluride Lit Fest: 4th Annual Literary Burlesque

    2 months ago.

    Founded by award-winning author-poet-teacher and Telluride local Amy Irvine, Literary Burlesque is the signature, (read, always sold-out), event of the Telluride Literary Arts Festival, or Lit Fest, May 19-21. Tickets, $15, are on sale now at Telluride’s Ah Haa School or Between the Covers…

  • Poets’ Corner: Feela for Mother’s Day (In Memorium)

    2 months ago.

    Mother's Day holds a wholly different meaning for anyone whose mom has passed away. Poems become tributes and hope to offer comfort – like this one from poet (and regular Telluride Inside... and Out contributor) David Feela: "This is a poem of…

  • Telluride Lit Fest: Featured Guest Author, Lydia Peelle

    2 months ago.

    Get ‘Litʼ in Telluride. The 4th Telluride Literary Arts Festival. The weekend features eclectic events for lovers of books, reading, and poetry, Friday, May 19 – Sunday, May 21. Tickets, $15, to Saturday night’s Literary Burlesque went on sale as of Monday, May 8, at…

  • Telluride Literary Arts Fest 2017: Overview

    2 months ago.

    Get ‘Litʼ in Telluride at the 4th Telluride Literary Arts Festival. The weekend features eclectic events for lovers of books, reading, and poetry, Friday, May 19 – Sunday, May 21. Tickets, $15, to Saturday night’s Literary Burlesque are on sale as of Monday, May 8,…

  • Ah Haa: Bookbinding Exhibition Opens 4/24

    3 months ago.

    The American Academy of Bookbinding's national bookbinding exhibition, OPEN–SET, opens in the Ah Haa School's Daniel Tucker Gallery on April 24 and runs through May 20, 2017. This month, the Ah Haa School for the Arts unveils perhaps its most prestigious…

  • Talking Gourds: Tours Hosts Rosen, Honors Mueller, 4/25

    3 months ago.

    Monthly Talking Gourds show begins at the Telluride Arts Gallery at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, at the Telluride Arts Gallery and Offices, 135 West Pacific. For the last poetry tour until the fall, the Telluride Institute’s Talking Gourds program…