10th annual Kentucky Women’s Book Festival in Louisville brings together readers, writers

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Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
March 5, 2016
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Literature, Local History, Humanities

The Kentucky Women's Book Festival is celebrating its 10-year anniversary, featuring speakers such as Crystal Wilkinson, Tajuana "TJ" Butler-Jackson, Julie Marie Wade, Jan Arnow, Paulette Livers, Deirdre Scaggs, Cheri Powell, and Carridder M. Jones (co-founder of the Festival). 

The festival sessions and presentations are free, except for an optional lunch. The festival's opening session begins at 10 a.m. Luncheon registration is required by March 2 and can be made by calling the UofL Women’s Center at 502-852-8976. The cost is $10.

The festival will begin at 9:30 a.m. on March 5 at the University of Louisville Ekstrom Library. Download the poster here.

Sponsors at University of Louisville: President James Ramsey, Women’s Center, University Libraries, Brandeis School of Law, Anne Braden Institute, Commission on Diversity & Racial Equality, Commission on the Status of Women, LGBT Center, Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity and International Affairs

Community Sponsors: Women Who Write, Inc. and Masterson’s Catering

For more information, e-mail or call Phyllis Webb at 502-852-8976.     

Contact Info: 

Hosted by the University of Louisville Women’s Center and University Libraries. For more information, e-mail or call Phyllis Webb at 502-852-8976.