Thursday, March 4, 2010

Utah Writers Celebration

The Salt Lake Tribune on Feb 27, 2009, reports that twelve writers who have Utah connections have had portraits painted by Trent Call and are on exhibition at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, l38 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City with an additional exhibiition of prints at Ken Sanders Rare Books, 268 S. 200 East, SLC.  The exhibit is entitled "Uconoclasts". The twelve authors are: Wallace Stegner, Wallace Thurman, Edward Abbey, Neal Cassady, Fawn Brodie, Dale Morgan, Bernard DeVoto, Everett Ruess, Maurine Whipple,  Juanita Brooks, Raymond F. Jones, and May Swenson.

Ken Sanders, the bookstore owner, was behind it, asking Call last spring to paint the portraits. If you are interested in this exhibit, more information can be had by calling (801) 521-3819 or visit You may find this site interesting also.

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