Since her appointment in March, she's spoken at city events, including the inauguration of Denver Mayor Michael Hancock.
After winning an Aspen Ideas Award at last year's Aspen Ideas Festival, a project called On the Same Page United has launched at a Colorado prison.
Set in Prague, Landes' graphic short story, "Revolt to What?" is a philosophical look at what happens after you get what you fought for.
Hollywood has taken interest in Oakes' trilogy "Queen of Hearts," which explores how the queen in "Alice in Wonderland" became a villain.
A collection of amorous correspondence from the past on are on display this month.
The two-time Colorado Book Award winner's newest release is a collection of short fiction called, "The Skull of Pancho Villa and Other Stories."
"Contrition" explores themes like sibling rivalry and the perils of fame, and asks: What matters more in art, the process or the product?
"Western Lonesome Society" includes a cast of characters such as a tribe of Comanches, a make-believe therapist, a crazed linguist and a paranoid narrator.