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Featured Authors

Zadie Smith, Ani DiFranco & Rhiannon Giddens,

Rebecca Makkai, Ross Gay, Bill Konigsberg,

Astra Taylor, The Lee Brothers, Lamar Giles, Wiley Cash

Featured Conversations

Contemporary Appalachia, Social Justice,

Climate and the Environment,

Speculative Fiction, Identity and Sexuality

Fiction

Etaf Rum, Robert Gipe, Mesha Maren, Michael Croley,

Jill McCorkle, Xhenet Aliu, Michael Parker,

Sheree Renee Thomas, Jamey Bradbury,

Jessica Handler, Soniah Kamal,

and more

 

Young Adult, Chapter Books, Comics

Amy Reed, Brenda Rufener, Megan Shepherd,

Leslie C. Youngblood, Tommy Hays, Jennifer Swanson,

and more

Poetry

Jim Whiteside, Michael Gaspeny, Val Nieman,

Heidi Andrea Restrepo Rhodes, Tyree Daye,

Ricardo Nazario y Colon, Michael Basinski,

and more

Picture Books

Miranda and Baptiste Paul, Frank Morrison,

Vanessa Brantley-Newton, Kelly Starling Lyons,

Connie Schofield-Morrison

Non-Fiction

Rebecca Erbelding, Susan Shetterly, Rick Van Noy,

Meredith McCarroll, Brian Lampkin,

Adam Parker, Frye Gaillard,

and more

 

Memoir

Huda Al-Marashi, Cathryn Hankla,

Brian Belovitch, Cassie Kircher,

and more

 

Workshops

Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir, Young Adult,

Short Story, Performance Poetry

 

Special Events

Opera, Music, Film, Puppets, Readings

Venues

Greensboro Cultural Center, Greensboro Central Library,

Greensboro History Museum, Triad Stage,

International Civil Rights Center and Museum,

and more

Sponsors

UNCG University Libraries, Greensboro News and Record,

Edward M. Armfield, Sr. Foundation,

Ruth H. Lands Memorial Fund

and more