The inaugural Providence Book Festival happens Saturday, which happens to coincide with Indepdendent Bookstore Day for 15 local retailers. That’s a lot of books for one day. The festival features panels, workshops, and keynotes from poets (Marge Piercy, Denise Duhamel), children’s/YA authors (M.T. Anderson, Padma Venkatraman), novelists (Richard Russo, Thomas Cobb, Peter Golden, Helen Schulman), and journalist/historian Mike Stanton. That’s a lot of names, but that’s only a small selection of the authors that will be in town that day. Tickets are on sale now.
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Providence Book Festival
April 27 2019
|Time:||7:45 am - 5:00 pm|
|Event Categories:||Books, Featured|
|Event Tags:||Books, Denise Duhamel, Helen Schulman, Marge Piercy, Mike Stanton, MT Anderson, Padma Venkatraman, Peter Golden, Providence Book Festival, Readings, Renaissance Providence, Richard Russo, Thomas Cobb|
Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel5 Avenue of the Arts
Providence, RI 02903 United States