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02/14 February is for WRITERS at Point Loma Nazarene University

Date: Throughout February, 2013 Time: See below Number of sessions: See below Members: See below Nonmembers: See below Location: 3900 Lomaland Drive San Diego, CA 92106

February is for Writers! Pt. Loma Nazarene University is celebrating the writer throughout the month of February with interviews, readings, and events including:

Garrison Keillor
Date: Thursday, February 14, 2013, 7:00 pm
Location: Brown Chapel

Garrison Keillor, humorist, author and radio star— called “the Mark Twain of our generation,” and best known for his long running radio show “A Prairie Home Companion” —returns to PLNU’s Brown Chapel  with an all-new solo evening of monologues and anecdotes, bringing his unique mid-west and Lake Wobegon flavor to our Pacific shores.

Information and tickets here.


Storyline Conference with Donald Miller, author of Blue Like Jazz                                                                                             

Date: Saturday, February 23, 2013 (All day) – Sunday, February 24, 2013 (All day)                                                            

Location: Point Loma Nazarene University – Brown Chapel

Information and tickets here.


AND– Poet Billy Collins Headlines at Writers Symposium 2013!!

In keeping with our history of bringing excellent and inspiring writers to the San Diego and Point Loma community, Writer’s Symposium by the Sea 2013 is pleased to present this year’s line-up—former US Poet Laureate from 2002-2003, Billy Collins, and journalist Cathleen FalsaniEvening interviews will be held in Crill Performance Hall in the heart of the campus, as will additional afternoon workshops.

To purchase tickets and for more information, go to  A $1 service charge per ticket will be applied.

Writers Symposium by the Sea is an annual event at Pt. Loma Nazarene College designed to inspire both the writer and the reader.

The evening interviews, conducted by symposium founder (and San Diego Writers, Ink, Board Member) Dean Nelson, feature lively conversations about the stories behind the author’s stories. The audience gets to eavesdrop on these exchanges and even interact with the writer during a Q&A session that follows. Specialized afternoon workshops, conducted by published writers, provide tips and insight into the writing process.

You are invited to attend these events and listen in on what some of today’s cutting edge writers have to say.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit their website.