All of these images are in the public domain and easy to find, curtesy of The Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation (I like the flaming girl):
I'm so going to this next Wednesday:
Wednesday, January 21, 2009, 6:30 pm
Silver Center for Arts and Science, Room 102
32 Waverly Place or 31 Washington Place (wheelchair accessible)
New York, NY 10003
AMY HEMPEL is the author of four collections of stories: Reasons to Live (1985), At the Gates of the Animal Kingdom (1990), Tumble Home (1997) and The Dog of the Marriage (2005). These were gathered in one volume, The Collected Stories of Amy Hempel, which was named one of the "10 Best Books of 2006" by the New York Times and won the Ambassador Book Award as well as an award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a United States Artists Fellowship, Ms. Hempel directs the MFA in Fiction Writing at Brooklyn College.
MICHAEL CUNNINGHAM is the author of four novels: A Home at the End of the World (1990), Flesh and Blood (1995), The Hours (1999), which received the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award, and Specimen Days (2005). He has also written the nonfiction book, Land's End: A Walk Through Provincetown (2002). The recipient of a Whiting Writers Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and an NEA Fellowship, he lives in New York City.