If Lighthouse Writers had tried to snag smoking-hot author Junot Díaz for a Denver appearance in the last year, it probably wouldn’t have happened, notes Lighthouse program director Andrea Dupree. But thanks to a an inside contact and discussions that literally began years ago, Díaz — a Pulitzer Prize-winner and 2012 MacArthur Fellow who teaches creative writing at MIT when he’s not writing his own lauded works — is Lighthouse’s guest this weekend for a sold-out workshop and a couple of public events tonight: a ticketed onstage conversation at Su Teatro, 721 Santa Fe Drive, and a reception and dinner afterward at Lighthouse’s headquarters,... More >>>