October 1, 2014

First Wednesday to Feature Katherine Paterson

On October 1, Katherine Paterson, will appear in a pre-festival event as part of the First Wednesday Lecture Series, sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council.   Winner of  two Newbery Medals and two National Book Awards, she is one of three people to win the two major international awards: for “lasting contribution to children’s literature” she won the biennial Hans Christian Andersen Award for Writing in 1998. For her career contribution to “children’s and young adult literature in [...]

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. Cash bar. About Literary Death Match Literary Death Match combines the literary and performance aspects of Def Poetry Jam, the rapier-witted quips of [...]

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
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