The Hobart Festival of Women Writers returns for its third year September 11-13 in the book village. New writers this year include Bessie Rayna, Julie Enszer, J. P. Howard, Linda Lowen, and Mecca J. Sullivan. Fifteen writers are returning to conduct innovative workshops and read. New initiatives this year include two-day intensive writing workshops, a table reading of a new play on Alberta Hunter and a flash reading featuring the returning writers. For more information and to register visit www.hobartfestivalofwomenwriters.com. See you in September!
Visit the Hobart Book Village next weekend for the wonderful Memorial Day sale. All books (except some consignment) 30% off – this a real deal. Six bookstores, tens of thousands of books, a new restaurant to visit and two art galleries, two antique stores within walking distance. For more information visit: www.hobartbookvillage.com
September 5, 6, 7, 2014
We are happy to announce and bring you details of the 2014 Festival Of Women Writers.
Last year’s Festival was a great success and we have reviewed all the feedback you gave us which has helped us to make this year’s event even better.
This year, there will be:
23 Writers (including a mixture of Returning and New)
19 Workshops (Now 2 hours in length)
4 Blocks of Readings (3 Readers to an Hour Block)
OPEN MIC (During Daytime Hours, Beginning writers are encouraged to participate)
Book Signings & Networking
Some of the guests include: Tara Betts, Esther Cohen, Breena Clarke, Cheryl Clarke, Maria Mazziotti Gillan, Tayari Jones, Remica Bingham Risher, Bertha Rogers, Cheryl Boyce Taylor, Mermer Blakeslee, Lynn Domina, Simona David, Ginnah Howard, Dara Lurie, Stephanie Nikolopoulos, Kat Rosenfield, Tara Betts, Marianela Medrano, E. J. Antonio, and Mary Johnson.
For more information, visit the website