Lunch with An Author: Dawn Tripp, Author of Jackie

Dec. 3, 2024

12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

El Encanto, a Belmond Hotel

El Encanto’s Lunch with An Author invites notable authors and writers to bring their inspiring perspectives and love for books to new generations.

Your delightful afternoon will include a signed copy of the novel, a three-course lunch, coffee and tea, and complimentary valet parking.

Dawn Tripp is the author of the novel Georgia, which was a national bestseller, a finalist for the New England Book Award, and the winner of the Mary Lynn Kotz Award for Art in Literature. She is the author of three previous novels: Game of Secrets, Moon Tide, and The Season of Open Water, which won the Massachusetts Book Award for Fiction. Her poems and essays have appeared in the Virginia Quarterly Review, Harvard Review, AGNI, Conjunctions and NPR, among others. She serves as an officer on the board of the Boston Book Festival and on the board of Gnome Surf: A non-profit Surf Therapy Organization focused on creating a culture shift towards kindness, love, and acceptance for athletes of all abilities. When she is not writing, more than likely she is in the ocean. She graduated from Harvard and lives in Massachusetts with her sons. Her new release Jackie: A Novel is arrives June 18, 2024. 

In this mesmerizing novel about Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, acclaimed author Dawn Tripp has crafted an intimate story of love and power, family and tragedy, loss and reinvention. 

Lunch with An Author: Dawn Tripp, Author of Jackie

800 Alvarado Place
Santa Barbara, CA 93103

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