Washington Island 7th Annual Literary Festival

Festival Presentations
Saturday, September 21

Location: Trueblood Performing Arts Center
     870 Main Road Washington Island, WI 54246

8:00 AM: coffee and continental breakfast
9:00-9:15 AM: Welcome and Announcements
9:15 AM: Full Author Panel
       moderated by Elizabeth Sachs
10:15 AM: Author Presentation and Q&A:
       Author Scott Russell Sanders
11:15 AM: Author Presentation and Q&A:
       Author Jane Hamilton
12:15 PM: Backstage Book-signing;
       Backstage Bookshop open

Lunch Break

2:00 PM: Author Presentation and Q&A:
       Poet Bao Phi
2:45 PM: Author Presentation and Q&A:
       Author Rebecca Makkai
3:30 PM: Backstage Book-signing;
       Backstage Bookshop open
4:00 PM: Author Presentation and Q&A:
       Author Luis Alberto Urrea
4:45 PM: Closing Remarks;
      Friends Acknowledgments and Presentations
5:15 PM: Backstage book-signing;
       Backstage Bookshop open

*6:30PM: Social Half-hour at Historic Island Dairy   
      1309 Range Line Road Washington Island, WI
*7:00 PM: Festival Banquet
*8:00 PM: Award Presentation and reading by
      award-winners of the Norbert Blei Poetry
      Award and other featured award winners.
      Reading by a Featured Island Author

*These events are not available to half-day attendees

Please select a performance
Sat, Sep 21st, 2019 at 8:30 am
Sat, Sep 21st, 2019 at 9:00 am
Sat, Sep 21st, 2019 at 2:00 pm
 
 

Full Day:
Starts at 8:30am
Standard: $145
Islander: $100*

Half Day:
Starts at 9:00am OR 2:00pm
Standard: $95
Islander: $60*

*This price is for attendees whose primary residence is on Washington Island