Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books- Friday, November 2nd to Saturday, November 3rd

 

 

 

 

Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books 
Friday, November 2nd - Saturday, November 3rd
UW Milwaukee at Waukesha

1500 North University Drive
 Waukesha, WI 53188

 

 

A FREE festival with over 70 authors and presenters Talks • Readings • Panel Discussions • Interviews • Cookbook Stage • Live Art • Art Exhibit Music • Exhibits • Book Sales and Signings • Food • Free Admission • Free Parking

 

Special Ticketed Events:

 

Keynote Events:

  •  A Thrilling Conversation with Nick Petrie- Friday, November 2nd from 6:30-8:30 p.m.• Hub Stage - Click here for tickets!
    $10 Reception and Keynote Only / $35 Reception, Keynote and Hardcover Book- Light It Up
    Our Keynote Event with Nick Petrie kicks off the Southeast WI Festival of Books. Petrie, will read his current novel from his Peter Ash Series, Light It Up and share news of his upcoming novel, Tear It Down in conversation with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinels book editor Jim Higgins. Click here for more information
  • Breakfast tête-à-tête with Liam Callanan- Saturday, November 3rd, 9:00–10:00 am • Hub Stage
    Join us for coffee and a breakfast treat with Paris by the Book author, Liam Callanan in a Q&A style conversation with seasoned author Kathie Giorgio. This is a free event! Click here for more information

 

Click here to visit the program online for more details and a complete list of authors and events! 

Click here to visit the SEWI website

Event date: 
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 12:00pm to Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 5:30pm
Event address: 
1500 North University Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
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