Start: 12:30 pm
Colfax Avenue: Join Active Minds for a discussion of the history of North Korea and the developmentof the North Korean nuclear program. We will cover the successes and shortcomingsof diplomatic efforts between North Korea, the United States and other countries.North Korea’s place in the world relative to global issues such as international tradeand human rights issues will also be addressed as well as the transition from KimJong-Il to his youthful son Kim Jong-Un. PDF of the Active Minds Lecture Series.
Start: 7:30 pm
Colfax Avenue: Award-winning poet Jason Mott will read from and sign his debut novel The Returned ($24.95 MIRA). With spare, elegant prose and searing emotional depth, Mott’s book explores timeless questions of faith and morality, love and responsibility. A spellbinding and stunning debut, The Returned is an unforgettable story that marks the arrival of an important new voice in contemporary fiction. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: email@example.com Jason Mott’s website
Start: 7:30 pm
Historic LoDo: Nadia Bolz-Weber is the founding pastor of House for All Sinners and Saints, an ELCA mission church in Denver, Colorado. She’s a leading voice in the emerging church movement and her writing can be found in The Christian Century and Jim Wallis’ God’s Politics blog. Bolz-Weber will discuss and sign her new book Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint ($22.00 Jericho Books), an outrageous, rich, and remarkable spiritual memoir. Nadia Bolz-Weber takes no prisoners as she reclaims the term “pastrix” (pronounced “pas-triks,” a term used by some Christians who refuse to recognize female pastors) in her messy, beautiful, prayer-and-profanity laden narrative about an unconventional life of faith. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: firstname.lastname@example.org