Literary footnotes

Deseret News

Published: Sunday, Aug. 19 2012 3:00 p.m. MDT

The Utah Museum of Fine Arts will host a lecture with "LandSpeed Louise" Ann Noeth, author of "Bonneville Salt Flats: The Fastest Place on Earth," Aug. 19, 1 p.m. (801-581-7332 or

Costco, 5201 S. Intermountain Drive, Murray, will host Tom Scott, author of "It's True," Aug. 20, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. (801-290-4200 or; Scott will also appear Aug. 20, 3-7 p.m., at Costco, 1100 S. Auto Mall Drive, Sandy; Aug. 22, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., at Costco, 573 W. 100 North, Bountiful; Aug. 23, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., at Costco, 648 E. 800 South, Orem; Aug. 24, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., at Costco, 3747 S. 2700 West, West Valley City.

Layton Fresh Market, 910 N. Fairfield Road, Layton, will host Christi Monson, author of "Texting Through Time," Aug. 20, 3-7 p.m. (801-489-4084 or

Clearfield Fresh Market, 2062 W. 1800 N., Clearfield, will host Christi Monson, author of "Texting Through Time," Aug. 21, 3-7 p.m. (801-489-4084 or

Draper Fresh Market, 1212 Draper Parkway, Draper, will host Mark Hansen, author of "Best of the Black Pot," Aug. 22, 5-8 p.m. (801-489-4084 or

Dolly's Bookstore, 510 Main, park City, will host Terry Tempest Williams, author of "Refuge," Aug. 22, 6:30-7:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City. (435-649-8062 or

Golden Braid Books, 151 S. 500 East, will host Anyen Rinpoche, author of "Journey to Certainty," Aug. 23, 6-8 p.m. (801-322-1162 or

Layton Fresh Market, 910 N. Fairfield Road, Layton, will host Vickie Hall, author of "All That Was Promised," Aug. 25, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. (801-489-4084 or

American Fork Fresh Market, 135 E. Main St., American Fork, will host Debra Hulet, author of "Independence Rock," Aug. 25, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (801-489-4084 or

Salt Lake Community Writing Center will host a "Silver Pen Essay Writing Workshop for Seniors," Aug. 21 and 27, 10 a.m.-noon at the Midvale Senior Center, 350 W. 7610 South. Call 801-957-2192 to register. (801-957-2192 or

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 E. 400 South, invites writers to share their poetry, essay or testimonial of 500 to 1,000 words about their experience with civil rights, through Sept. 1. Submissions will be shared with the community. (801-957-7522 or

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