• Telluride Library: Future of Forest Management & Health, 9/15

    2 weeks ago.

    Join Jim Furnish, former United States Forest Service deputy chief and author of "Toward a Natural Forest: The Forest Service in Transition," for a reading and book- signing, plus a panel discussion about our national forests' future. The event takes place…

  • Talking Gourds: Back for Fall, St. Joan & Lowenberg

    3 weeks ago.

    Telluride-based Talking Gourds Traveling Gourds Tour begin anew on Tuesday September 6, 6 p.m. at Arroyo; Wednesday, September 7, 1 p.m. Cimarron Book and Coffee Shop, then Montrose Centennial Plaza, 6:30 p.m.; Thursday, September 8, 7 p.m., Lithic Bookstore, Fruita. The Telluride…

  • Between the Covers: TFF Sidewalk Signing, Moss & More

    3 weeks ago.

    Sidewalk book signings during Telluride Film Fest weekend at Between the Covers features award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer (and Telluride Film Fest board member) Ken Burns: New York Times film critic A.O. Scott; The Washington’s Post's Dan Zak; Village Voice (and…

  • Father-Daughter Author Event at Telluride Library, 6/29

    3 months ago.

    Telluride’s Between the Covers Bookstore and the Wilkinson Public Library feature the Campbells, James and Aiden, at a free author event in support of James Campbell’s “Braving It: A Father, A Daughter, And An Unforgettable Journey Into the Alaskan Wild" (May 2016).…

  • Poets’ Corner: Rosemerry for Father’s Day

    3 months 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…

  • Mark Fischer Poetry Prize Announced

    4 months ago.

    Julie Shavin of Colorado Springs wins $1000 Mark Fischer Poetry Prize. The awards and number of contestants keep getting bigger in the run up to the 19th annual Mark Fischer Poetry Contest. This year’s judge, Southwest poet/provocateur Judith Hill, reviewed 330 poems from 130…

  • Telluride Literary Arts Fest: For the Birds!

    4 months ago.

    The 3rd Telluride Literary Arts Festival features eclectic events for lovers of books and poetry. Award-winning author-adventurer Peter Heller is special guest. Panel discussions, burlesque, a major poetry prize, activities for kids – and birding with Ted Floyd, are all part of the weekend, May…

  • Telluride Lit Fest: Peter Heller, Featured Guest

    4 months ago.

    3rd Telluride Literary Arts Festival, Friday, May 20 – Sunday, May 22. Award-winning author Peter Heller is special guest. Panel discussions, burlesque, a major poetry prize, bird forays, activities for kids, all part of Lit Fest. For an event overview, go…

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

    4 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…

  • Poets’ Corner: Bridger for Mother’s Day

    4 months ago.

    Tick tock. It is very nearly time to celebrate Mother’s Day. (Although we should celebrate moms everyday.) It is also a day all mom’s who are mindful are reminded of time passing; little hearts growing, then scattering: Where are you going, my little one,…

  • Poets’ Corner: 4 For Mother’s Day from Rosemerry

    4 months ago.

    Mother’s Day... The holiday is a tribute to the person in every family who can chew gum, rub her tummy, run a company, well some do, and balance a checkbook (i.e. multi-task like crazy). The event was first suggested in 1872 by…

  • Talking Gourds: Ward & Chesonis Featured In May

    4 months ago.

    Traveling Gourds brings Ward & Chesonis to Western Slope. Storyteller and poet Ed Ward of Denver teams up with bookseller-owner, Telluride’s Between the Covers, and poet Daiva Chesonis to bring lyrical performances to the Telluride Institute’s four-stop poetry tour of Western Colorado May 3-5.…

  • 3rd Annual Telluride Literary Arts Fest

    5 months ago.

    3rd Telluride Literary Arts Festival features eclectic events for lovers of books and poetry. Award-winning author Peter Heller is special guest. Panel discussions, burlesque, a major poetry prize, bird forays, activities for kids, all part of Lit Fest. Get ‘Lit’ in Telluride,…

  • Aronson’s “Orchestra of Exiles”: Book Launch in NYC 4/ 6

    6 months ago.

    Under the umbrella of Aronson Films, long-time, part-time local Josh Aronson made MTV videos, television pilots and specials and over 500 commercials before turning to documentaries in 1999. The multi-talented filmmaker is also a high-level amateur concert pianist, who regularly performs chamber music…

  • Talking Gourds: Featured Poets, April 1 & More

    6 months ago.

    Climate isn’t the only thing changing. The Telluride Institute’s Talking Gourds has moved its date from April 5th to April 1st, because the Telluride ski area closes April 3rd and Spring Break starts for the local schools. What’s more, the Bardic Trails Tour…

  • Jeff Price: “Improbable Fortunes,” A Review

    6 months ago.

    Launch party for debut novel of longtime Telluride local and screenwriter Jeff Price. Event takes place Thursday, March 24, 6 p.m., at Arroyo Telluride. “Improbable Fortunes” is available at Telluride's Between the Covers bookstore. “Improbable Fortunes,” Telluride author Jeff Price’s roller-coaster…