The proposal submission window is now closed for 2022. A sneak peek of our planned programming will be released in early spring, and the final schedule and tickets go live on April 1st.
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Start 2022 off right!
Give (or get for yourself) the gift of Women Lit! It’s a full year of community, creativity, and special experiences with top female authors. Your first perk? An exclusive event in person at The Pines, a restored Victorian mansion in Marin, with Shira Gill, author of Minimalista – a perfect guide for creating a fresh start in the new year.
2022 Exhibitor Registration Now Open
Are you a publisher, bookseller, author, literary organization, public agency or book-related business seeking to reach a vast audience interested in book culture? Come join our Outdoor Fair!
New Hires at the Festival!
Get your literary fix online! Most of the dynamic literary conversations from our nine-day 2021 festival – featuring winners of the Booker Prize, the Pulitzer, the National Book Award, and many more – are now available to watch for free on our YouTube channel. For upcoming events (virtual and in-person), look through the scroll below. And go here to join Women Lit, our exciting year-round author series and community of readers.
See all 2021 Virtual Speakers here
“It was perfect. Couldn’t have been better. Thanks so much for giving me the opportunity.”
“My experience was unbelievable. Each of the panels I attended exceeded my expectations. This Festival was the high point of my year.”
“My best festival experience ever.”
“I was incredibly inspired by how this Festival provides so many writers and artists with the opportunity to share their work with such a vibrant community in the Bay Area.”
“I was truly impressed by the scope and diversity of the panels, participants, and overall programming.”
“The panelists were clearly selected with care, and in all cases I could have listened to them speak all day.”
“All the writers I spoke to expressed their love and admiration for the Festival. I do mean all the writers – every single one.”
“I’m pretty sure that everyone who attended will agree that they will be forever changed.”
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