2017 New Hampshire Benefit

Fellow Martin Philip, a writer and head bread baker at King Arthur Flour, read from his book, Breaking Bread: A Baker’s Journey Home in 75 Recipes and played banjo for attendees in Savidge Library

​Board members and guests enjoyed Martin Philip’s reading and performance.

​Joan Goshgarian, and Bill and Hansi Glahn.

​Some of the delicious bread baked by Fellow Martin Philip for the evening.

​Jason Reimers, novelist and MacDowell Board Chairman and Fellow Michael Chabon, and Susie Hackler.

Writing Fellows​ Antoinette Nwandu, Sarah Fuchs, Shelley Wong, and Jenny Han.

Board member Ellen Draper, Ray Porfilio, board member Barbara Senchak, and Thomas Draper.

Fellows Chana Porter and Sierra Crane-Murdoch with Benefit Committee members Kin Schilling, Rosemary Wolpe, and Wendy Pearre.

Fellows Matthew Yeager, Jessica Lott, R. Zamora Linmark, and Bahar Behbahani.

​Board Member Rick Stone with Deborah Butler and Alex Savard.

​Fellows Rodrigo Gratacos Brum, Jesse Harrod, and Ian Manuel.

Will Chapman, Executive Director Cheryl Young, and Board Member Jamie Trowbridge.

​Fellows Sarah Fuchs and Alex O’Neal.

​Former NH State Senator Sylvia Larsen, Board Member Bob Larsen, Joan Goshgarian, Resident Director David Macy, and Fellow Martin Philip.

​Dinner is served in Colony Hall.

Gail Carroll, Paul Merrill, Board Member Mollie Miller, and Fellows Charles Poekel and Rachel Perry.

​Board Member Barbara Senchak, Fellow Rodrigo Gratacos Brum, Sharon Malt, and Board President Andrew Senchak.

​Gail and John Weeks, Fellow Rasha Elass, Sen. Sylvia Larsen, and Joan Goshgarian.

Fellows Jessica Lott, Mohammad Hassan, and Rachel Perry.

​Craig Stockwell and Executive Director Cheryl Young.

​Fellows David Petersen, Dan Kaufman, Sara Fuchs, and Fellow and Chairman Michael Chabon.

Artists-in-residence Antoinette Nwandu and Rasha Elass with Cathy and Michael George.

Playwright and Fellow Aja Nisenson entertains the dinner crowd.

Aja took on the persona of a cabaret singer with a star’s voice and a comic’s timing.