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Vroman's Live Presents - Ginger Gaffney & Pam Houston discuss Half Broke: A Memoir & Deep Creek: Finding Hope in the High Country

Vroman's Live Presents Ginger Gaffney & Pam Houston on Tuesday May 26th at 6pm

Join us for a double feature with authors Ginger Gaffney and Pam Houston. This virtual event will take place on Crowdcast. Register ahead of time to save your spot!

EVENT LINK: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/half-broke-deep-creek

A top-ranked horse trainer's gorgeous, life-affirming memoir, Half Broke, offers profound insight into the fascinating ways both horses and humans seek relationships to survive.

On her 120-acre homestead high in the Colorado Rockies, beloved writer Pam Houston learns what it means to care for a piece of land and the creatures on it. In essays as lucid and invigorating as mountain air, Deep Creek delivers Houston's most profound meditations yet on how "to live simultaneously inside the wonder and the grief... to love the damaged world and do what I can to help it thrive."

Ginger Gaffney is a top-ranked horse trainer. She received an MFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, and her work has been published in Tin House and Utne Reader. She lives in Velarde, New Mexico.

Pam Houston is the author of the two novels, Contents May Have Shifted and Sight Hound, two collections of short stories, Cowboys Are My Weakness and Waltzing the Cat, and a collection of essays, A Little More About Me, all published by W.W. Norton. She is the winner of the Western States Book Award, the WILLA Award for contemporary fiction, the Evil Companions Literary Award and several teaching awards. She teaches in the Low Rez MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts, is Professor of English at UC Davis, and co-founder and creative director of the literary nonprofit Writing By Writers. 

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 6:00pm
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Half Broke: A Memoir Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781324003076
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 4th, 2020

Deep Creek: Finding Hope in the High Country Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393357660
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 7th, 2020