October 19 - November 5, 2017

Concord, Massachusetts

Two weeks of talks, readings, and discussions celebrating the written and the spoken word.
  • Colman Andrews
    Colman Andrews
  • Alice Hoffman
    Alice Hoffman
  • Gordon Wood
    Gordon Wood
  • Gish Jen
    Gish Jen

2017 Schedule at a Glance

Date Event Location

Thu, October 19

Translating Thoreau: A Panel Discussion

Walden Woods Project’s Thoreau Institute - Lincoln

Fri, October 20

An Idyll Fear at the Barrow

Barrow Bookstore - Concord

Sat, October 21

The 2017 Leslie Riedel Memorial Lecture for Young Readers

Concord Free Public Library - Concord

Sun, October 22

A Master Class for Those Who Love Reading & Writing

Concord Bookshop - Concord

Mon, October 23

The Secret Behind Emotions

Emerson Hospital, Cheney Conference Room - Concord

Tue, October 24

The Best of British Cuisine (Tickets $30)

Concord’s Colonial Inn - Concord

Tue, October 24

Muhammad Ali vs. the United States of America

Trinitarian Congregational Church - Concord

Wed, October 25

How to Write a GREAT Book!

Kerem Shalom - Concord

Thu, October 26

Explaining the East-West Culture Gap

Concord Free Public Library - Concord

Fri, October 27

The Story of a Life Renewed

Barrow Bookstore - Concord

Sat, October 28

Breakfast with the Authors 2017 (Tickets $20)

Concord’s Colonial Inn - Concord

Sat, October 28

The 2017 Ruth Ratner Miller Award (Tickets: Adults $15, Students $5)

Concord Free Public Library - Concord

Sun, October 29

New Literary Voices 2017

Fowler Library - West Concord

Mon, October 30

The Magic and Inspiration of Books

Newbury Court, Morrison Theater - Concord

Wed, November 01

Writing the Hard Stories: How Memoirists Cope

Harvey Wheeler Community Center - West Concord

Thu, November 02

How the NFL Became the Sports Phenomenon It Is Today

Concord Bookshop - Concord

Fri, November 03

Mystery Night 2017

Concord Free Public Library - Concord

Sat, November 04

Release the Artist Within

The Umbrella Community Arts Center - Concord

Sun, November 05

From Poetry to Song: A Musical Exploration

51 Walden Performing Arts Center - Concord

Sun, November 05

Wild Mountain

Concord Bookshop - Concord

Sun, November 05

Struggling for Freedom in the Civil War

Concord Museum - Concord

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2016 Schedule