Scott Dominic Carpenter, fiction writer

Events

If you'd like to contact Scott Dominic Carpenter for an event (including book clubs), click here.

Upcoming public events:

  • Details about additional events coming soon.

And here's the archive of Reading Events Past:

  • May 14, 2015, 7:00 pm: Barnes & Noble Galleria: Roundtable discussion on To Kill a Mockingbird; integrating history into literature.
  • August 21, 2015, 9:00-10:00 am: "Art Zany" on KYMN radio (discussion on integration of history in literature).
  • January 29, 2015, 5:00-7:30 pm: "Tipped In (Book Event)" Minneapolis Club, 729 S 2nd Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55402.
  • January 29, 2015, 5:00-7:30 pm: "Tipped In (Book Event)" Minneapolis Club, 729 S 2nd Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55402.
  • February 10, 2015, 10:30 am to 2:00 pm: "Tipped In (Book Event)," at Woman's Club of Minneapolis, 410 Oak Grove St, Minneapolis, MN 55403.
  • April 8-11, 2015: Midwest Gothic Table, Association of Writers and Writing Programs, Minneapolis Convention Center & Hilton Minneapolis Hotel.
  • November 29, 2014, 1:00-4:00 pm: "Mystery Writers' Event (signing)" Barnes & Noble, 14880 Florence Trail, Apple Valley, MN.
  • April 23, 2014, 6:00 pm "The Importance of Place in Fiction," at Barnes & Noble / Galleria, 3225 W 69th St, Edina, MN 55435.
  • August 27, 2014: BOND Book Festival in Minnetonka, MN. (Ticketed event.)
  • April 8, 2014, 4:00 pm: "Suspense in Narrative: Theory of Remainders" (Fox Cities Book Festival), Lyons Fine Books, 124 W Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 140, Neenah, WI 54956.
  • April 8, 2014, 6:30 pm: "In the Beginning: How Stories Start" (Fox Cities Book Festival), Appleton Public Library, Appleton, WI.
  • January 28, 2014: 7:00 pm: interview on "Write on!", KFAI radio; 90.3 in Minneapolis and 106.7 in Saint Paul.
  • January 31, 2014: The American Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Studies, St. Paul, MN (invitation only).
  • February 4, 2014: 7:00 pm: "France, Trauma & Suspense" at Barnes & Noble / Galleria, 3225 W 69th St, Edina, MN 55435.
  • November 7, 2013: 7:00 pm: reading & signing at The Northfield Public Library, 210 Washington St., Northfield, MN 55057.
  • November, 16 2013: 6:00 pm: Sponsored by the Alliance Française of Chicago: reading, lecture & signing at The Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, IL 60625.
  • November, 20 2013: 7:00 pm: The Jon Hassler Center (Hassler Theater), 412 W Broadway Plainview, MN 55964.
  • November, 22 2013: 7:00 pm: Discussion (and reading) on the theme of "loss" with authors Peter Geye and Charlie Quimby; Micawbers Books, 2238 Carter Ave, St Paul, MN 55108.
  • December 11, 2013: Details TBA: Panel at the American Library of Paris, including reading & signing, 10 Rue du Général Camou, 75007 Paris, France.
  • October 10, 2013: 7:30 am: reading at Carleton Alumni Breakfast, Perkins Restaurant, 4201 W. 78th Street (near I-494 & France Avenue, Bloomington); alumni only.
  • Saturday, October 12, 2013. 2:00-3:00 pm in the "Lit Lounge": Twin Cities Book Festival, Progress Center, Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 1265 Snelling Ave N, St Paul, MN.
  • Wednesday, September 25, 2013: 4:00 pm: reading & signing at the Athenaeum, Carleton College, 1 North College St., Northfield, MN 55057.
  • Tuesday, October 1, 2013: 1:45 am: reading & talk at Macalester College, Humanities 401, 1600 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN 55105.
  • Wednesday September 11, 2013; 6:30 pm: reading, discussion & signing at The Readers Loft Bookstore, 2069 Central Court, Suite 44, Green Bay, WI 54311.
  • Thursday, September 12, 2013: reading, discussion & signing at Lyons Fine Books, 124 W Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 140, Neenah, WI 54956.
  • Tuesday, September 17, 2013: 4:00 pm: reading, discussion & signing at Coffman Memorial Union, University of Minnesota, 300 Washington Ave. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.
  • Tuesday, September 17, 2013: 6:30 pm: reading, discussion & signing at the "Grande Salle" of the Alliance Française, 113 N First Street, Minneapolis, MN 55401.
  • Saturday, August 10, 2013: 1:00 pm: public reading & signing at Cherry St. Books, 503 Broadway St., Alexandria, MN 56308.
  • Saturday, August 10, 2013: 4:00 pm: public reading & signing at An Open Book, 114 Jefferson St. South (Highway 71), Wadena 56482.
  • August, 21 2013: 7:00 pm: reading& signing at The Book Cellar, 4736 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, IL 60625.
  • Wednesday, July 17, 2013; 7:00 pm: public reading & signing at SubText Books, 165 Western Ave. N., St. Paul, MN, 55102.
  • Saturday, July 20, 2013: 2:00 pm: public reading & signing at Valley Bookseller, 217 Main Street North Stillwater, MN 55082.
  • Saturday, July 27, 2013: 2:00 to 4:00 pm: signing at Har Mar Barnes & Noble, 2100 North Snelling Ave, Roseville, MN 55113.
  • Sunday, August 4, 2013: 1:00 to 3:00 pm: signing at Sister Wolf Books, Dorset, MN.
  • Tuesday, July 2, 2013; 7:00 pm: public reading & signing as part of the Laureate's Writers Series at The Bookshelf, Winona, MN.
  • Saturday, June 29, 2013; 2:00 pm: public reading & signing at The Bookcase of Wayzata, 824 East Lake St., Wayzata, MN 55391.
  • Tuesday, June 25, 2013; 7:30 pm: Local launch -- reading and signing. At Monkey See, Monkey Read, 425 Division St. S., Northfield, MN 55057.
  • Monday, June 24, 2013; 7:00 pm: Official Launch Party! (And reading & signing.) At Common Good Books, 38 S. Snelling Ave, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55105.
  • Friday, June 14, 2013; 10:00-11:00 am: Reading and discussion at the American Library in Angers, France.
  • Friday, June 21, 2013; 9:05-9:45 pm: Interview on KYMN Radio (1080 AM).
  • Saturday, June 22, 2013; 12:30-2:30 pm: Signing at Carleton Alumni Reunion, Carleton College, Northfield, MN 55057.
  • Thursday, March 7, 2013; 6:00 pm: public reading at Barnes & Noble, 14880 Florence Trail, Apple Valley, MN 55124.
  • Friday, March 8, 2013; 7:30 pm: public reading at Monkey See, Monkey Read, 425 Division St. S., Northfield, MN 55057.
  • Saturday, February 2, 2013; 2:00 pm: public reading at The Bookcase of Wayzata, 824 East Lake St., Wayzata, MN 55391.
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2013; 7:30 pm: public reading at Magers and Quinn Booksellers, 3038 Hennepin Ave South Minneapolis, MN 55408.
  • Wednesday, January 30, 2013; 7:00 pm: public reading at Subtext Books, 165 Western Ave N., Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102.
  • Thursday, December 6, 2012; 7:00 pm: public reading in the LiteraturHaus, Møllegade 7, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • January 15, 2013; Interview with Euan Kerr on Minnesota Public Radio.
  • Tuesday, January 15, 2013; 4:30-5:30 pm: public reading (and launch), held in the Gould Library Athenaeum, Carleton College (Northfield, MN).

If you're interested in scheduling an event (reading, classes, etc.), please visit the contact page.

In the meantime, you can watch a video a student made about a literature class I teach. It's not exactly about creative writing, but not exactly not about it either.