The Writers’ Center of Indiana presents A Gathering of Writers and Readers: From Where You Dream, Saturday, Oct. 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Olen Butler, author of novels including The Alleys of Eden
, Sun Dogs
and Countrymen of Bones
, as well as five collections of short stories will be the keynote speaker. There will also be four sessions of workshops with top Indiana writers covering fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction, plus a lunch panel on Writing Outside the Academy. Registration is necessary. The cost is $75; students with ID may register for $30. Space is limited to 150. To register call (317) 255-0710 or go online to www.indianawriters.org. A Gathering of Writers will take place at the Cultural Complex Building, 812 E. 67th St. and the Indianapolis Art Center, 820 E. 67th St.