Burlington’s 14th annual celebration of the written word kicks off Friday, October 12 and runs through Sunday, October 14.
The 14th annual Burlington Book Festival kicks off with a celebration that features Opening Ceremonies and a Festival Dedication, followed by a reading by Sharon Olds!
These opening events will be held at the UVM Alumni House Silver Pavilion.
7:00 pm - Opening Ceremonies and Festival Dedication begin at 7:00 pm Philip Baruth emcees the weekendʼs kickoff featuring distinguished guests and Dedication of the 14th annual Festival to author and filmmaker Eugene Jarecki along with a special tribute by civil rights activist Arjun Singh Sethi.
7:30 pm - Reading by Sharon Olds - Pulitzer Prize winning poet Sharon Olds will give a reading. The reading will be following by an audience Q&A and book signing.
Contact: Burlington Book Festival