Brattleboro Literary Festival

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Festival
Location: 
Brattleboro, VT
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 13th annual Brattleboro Literary Festival was held from October 2 to October 5 at various venues in downtown Brattleboro, Vermont. The festival featured readings, panels, and special events. Participants included poets Deborah Bernhardt, Jericho Brown, Cynthia Cruz, Jeff Friedman, Barbara Hamby, Lesle Lewis, Paul Muldoon, Bianca Stone, Afaa Michael Weaver, Ocean Vuong, and Diana Whitney; fiction writers Miranda Beverly-Whittemore, Leah Hager Cohen, Andre Dubus III, Julia Fierro, Thomas Christopher Greene, Eleanor Henderson, Ann Hood, Bret Anthony Johnston, Phil Klay, Jean Hanff Korelitz, Emma Straub, Baron Wormser, and Julie Wu; and creative nonfiction writers Joseph Ellis, Ophira Eisenberg, Margaret A. Hogan, Leslie Jamison, Alden Jones, Ronald Levao, Raouf Mama, Jay Parini, Donald Sheehy, and Susan Wolfson. Festival events were free and open to the public. Workshops with Julia Fierro, Leslie Jamison, and Pamela Painter were offered on Friday, October 3. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Brattleboro Literary Festival, P.O. Box 1116, Brattleboro, VT 05346. (802) 579-7414. Sandy Rouse, Contact.