A Tale of Two Tims

Join The Porch Writers’ Collective in an exciting night of storytelling camaraderie. Tim O’Brien—National Book Award Winner, author of The Things They Carried, and one of America’s most respected literary voices—will share the stage with Tim O’Brien, Grammy-winning Americana and bluegrass legend. Tickets can be purchased here.The Meet & Greet reception with the Tims will take place from 6:30-8 and will feature drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres catered by Lisa Donovan, former pastry chef at Husk and the creator of the Buttermilk Road Sunday Suppers. Seats in the front of the auditorium will be reserved for all reception guests.The general admission program will feature not only the two Tim O’Briens, but also performances by Minton Sparks with John Jackson as well as singer/songwriter Korby Lenker. Andrew Maraniss, author of Strong Inside, will serve as moderator. (Drink ticket included with admission.)We hope you’ll join us! In doing so, you not only enjoy a uniquely "Nashville" night, star-studded with creative people who are masters in their storytelling crafts, but you also help The Porch in its mission to promote a vibrant and diverse literary culture in Nashville through educational, inspiring, and community building opportunities. 

Event date: 
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 8:00pm
Event address: 
7011 River Road Pike
37209 Nashville
The Things They Carried By Tim O'Brien Cover Image
ISBN: 9780618706419
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books Classics - October 13th, 2009

In The Lake Of The Woods By Tim O'Brien Cover Image
ISBN: 9780618709861
Availability: Special Order - Usually Arrives in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books Classics - September 1st, 2006

Strong Inside: Perry Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South By Andrew Maraniss Cover Image
ISBN: 9780826520234
Availability: Special Order - Usually Arrives in 1-5 Days
Published: Vanderbilt University Press - December 1st, 2014