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The Schedule is Here!
Whoo-hoo — we’re back IN PERSON in Downtown Berkeley! (With live streams too for those who want it.) Our eighth annual Festival brings you a fantastic line-up. Check out our schedule for adults, plus our largest slate ever of activities and favorite authors for younger readers. A full exhibitors directory is coming soon; expect some great reading, exciting opportunities, and a lot of fun.
Read about our COVID policy here.
Can’t wait for your literary fix? You can see most of last year’s virtual festival, and dozens of previous programs, online!
Read more about the 2022 programming 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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