5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT 06793. Phone: 860-868-7586.
6:30 p,m to 7:30 p.m. Washington, CT filmmaker Jonathan Bee will host a screening of his recently released documentary, The Paper Trail in the Wykeham Room of the Gunn Memorial Library in Washington, CT. Mr. Bee, with the help of producer Kelly Carty, interviewed a series of authors, booksellers and editors who live or spend time in the Litchfield Hills literary belt. Such notable writers as Susan Orlean, Simon Winchester, Courtney Maum, Mary Randolph Carter, Spencer Reiss and Peter Richmond have all participated and are highlighted in the film. Each reveals their beginnings as authors, their writing process and concerns about and hopes for the future of books for both writers and readers. Running time, 49 minutes. Following the screening, Jonathan will discuss the film and answer audience questions.