October 1, 2014

First Wednesday to Feature Katherine Paterson

On October 1, Katherine Paterson will appear in a pre-festival event that is part of the First Wednesday Lecture Series, sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council. Katharine Paterson is the author of more than 30 books including 16 novels for children and young people.  She has twice won the Newbery Medal, for Bridge to Terabithia (1978) and Jacob Have I Loved (1981).  The Master Puppeteer won the National Book Award in 1977 and The Great Gilly [...]

Start:October 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End:October 1, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue:Brooks Memorial Library
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224 Main Street, Brattleboro, United States, 05301
Cost:Free

October 3, 2014

Literary Death Match

  The Brattleboro Literary Death Match, hosted by Literary Death Match creator Adrian Todd Zuniga, will be judged by NPR personality Ophira Eisenberg, Pulitzer Prize-winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon, and former Broadway dancer and children’s author Tim Federle. They’ll be judging four amazing writers who will read their own work in seven minutes or less, including Julia Fierro (Cutting Teeth and founder of Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop in Brooklyn, New York), Phil Klay (a veteran of the [...]

Start:October 3, 2014 8:45 pm
End:October 3, 2014 10:15 pm
Venue:Robert H. Gibson River Garden
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157 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT, United States, 05301

October 4, 2014

Foliage Book and Ephemera Fair!

Foliage Book and Ephemera Fair! Antiquarian Booksellers from New England and the Northeast offering Scarce,  Rare & Out of Print Books, both Antiquarian & Modern, Antique Maps & Prints, Postcards & Ephemera for sale.  

Start:October 4, 2014 11:00 am
End:October 4, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue:Brattleboro Museum and Art Center
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10 Vernon Street, Brattleboro, VT, United States, 05301
Cost:Free

October 4, 2014

Flashing Lights-A Flash Fiction Event

5:30 – 7:00 pm: Flashing Lights — A Flash Fiction event hosted by Tara Laskowski Hooker Dunham Theater Flash fiction has been around for many years (Chekhov, Hemingway, Bradbury, Vonnegut, Kafka, to name a few flashy authors, all wrote so-called short shorts), but this form is enjoying new popularity among today’s writers. Flash is a form of fiction that tells a story with as few words as possible; every word has to count. While there [...]

Start:October 4, 2014 5:30 pm
End:October 4, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue:Robert H. Gibson River Garden
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157 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT, United States, 05301
Cost:Free
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