7 p.m.–8 p.m.
Wordplay Kickoff with Dean Koontz and James Lee Burke in Conversation

Wordplay 2021 Koontz

The Loft's Virtual Wordplay is presented by St. Catherine University and Star Tribune. This event is sponsored by RBC Wealth Management.

Dean Koontz (The Other Emily) and James Lee Burke (A Private Cathedral) together, at last! Two of the most prolific, best-selling, well-known writers in the country will be in conversation for the first time ever. Help us kick-off Wordplay with this historic event.

Note: enhanced ticket buyers can join this event live on April 30th, 7pm CST and participate in the Q&A, the general public will be able to watch the recording on May 2nd, 7pm CST.