Concord, MassachusettsTwo weeks of talks, readings, and discussions celebrating the written and the spoken word.
Hank Phillippi Ryan
Welcome to the Concord Festival of Authors
The 2016 Festival will open on Thursday evening, October 20th, with a talk by Christopher Castellani, the artistic director of GrubStreet, about his book The Art of Perspective: Who Tells the Story. Using examples from books, film, television and personal experience, Castellani will outline his concept of narrative strategy and discuss the all-important role of the narrator in storytelling.
Breakfast with the Authors on October 29th is SOLD OUT.
Paul Freedman’s talk and reception on November 2nd is SOLD OUT.
Tickets for the October 29th Ruth Ratner Miller Award presentation to Laura Thatcher Ulrich are available at the Concord Bookshop and Concord Libraries.