XIX International Hemingway Conference
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XIX International Hemingway Conference

Maybe people are still unaware of Hemingway’s connections with Wyoming and Montana. The International Hemingway Conference is coming to Sheridan, WY and Cooke City, MT to focus on those connections. There is an option for the local public to take part via Wyoming / Montana specific registration options.

WY residents registration

MT residents registration

Here is a preliminary schedule of events for the Sheridan portion of the conference:

Sunday, July 17, 2022 – Beginning of the Sheridan Portion of the Conference Noon –     5.00pm     Conference Check-In at Sheridan College, Whitney Building. 1:00pm – 1:30pm      Art Exhibit 2:00pm – 2:30pm      Welcome by Hemingway Society

Author Presentations 2:45pm – 3:15pm   Judy Slack 3:30pm – 4:00pm   Robert Elder (Neltje’s Student Gallery) 4:15pm – 4:45pm   Darla Worden 4:45pm —                Dinner on your own 5:15 pm – Cocktail hour with Darla Worden, Kooi Library on campus, join the author of Cockeyed Happy for “Frenemies,” a brief presentation on the journey of Hemingways first two wives followed by drinks and conversation. Featuring the artwork of Tyrel Johnson. Free & open to the public.

Monday, July 18, 2022 8:30am -11:45pm      Academic Sessions at Sheridan College Campus 11:45am  – 1:30pm       Lunch on your own 1:30pm –  4:30pm      Academic Sessions and Special Presentations, at Sheridan College Campus 4:30pm –  8:30pm      PEN/Hemingway Fundraiser at Sheridan College, featuring 2013 PEN/Hemingway and National Book Award Finalist, Kevin Powers author of The Yellow Birds. BBQ and drink tickets.

Tuesday, July 19, 2022 8:30am -11:45am       Academic Sessions at Sheridan College Campus 11:45am –  1:30pm       Lunch on your own 1:30pm –  4:30pm       Academic Sessions and Special Presentations at Sheridan College Campus 5:00pm –  9:30pm      Hemingway’s “ Wine of Wyoming” at Sheridan College — Food, Music, a Reading by actor A Martinez  and Keynote by Craig Johnson, author of The Longmire Series. Separate tickets for  Wine of Wyoming available here.

Wednesday, July 20, 2022 8:30am – 11:45am      Academic Sessions and Special Presentations at Sheridan College Campus< 11:45am –   1:30pm      Lunch on your own 1:30pm –  5:00pm      Society Membership Meeting and Special Event 5:30pm –  8:00pm      Travel Grants Fundraising Dinner at the Historic Sheridan Inn, with Cowboy poet, singer 8:30pm – 11:00pm      Hemingway Trivia — Trivia, Music, Poetry Readings

Then on July 21 the conference moves on to Cooke City. See the Hemingway Society’s webpage for details on that part of the conference if you’d like to attend.


Jul 17 - 20 2022


12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) is a multi-campus community college serving Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson Counties.


Sheridan College

1 Whitney Way
Sheridan, WY 82801
Phone: 307-675-0505
Phone: 888-675-0505


Gillette College

300 West Sinclair
Gillette, WY 82718
Phone: 307-681-6000
Phone: 888-681-6070