Thank You to Our Sponsors!

May 05, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

  The Literary Hill BookFest is grateful to the many Capitol Hill businesses and individuals that make this event possible.  We could not have done this without you! Our heartfelt thanks to Capital Community News, Inc., the Capitol Hill Community Foundation, the Michael Fry Memorial Fund, and our individual donors for sponsoring the event! Thanks to […]

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BookFest Poet’s Corner

May 01, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Event,Poetry   |   0 Comments

After the BookFest, head over to Tunnicliff’s patio to hear local poets read from their works! Join us for the second annual Poet’s Corner! Scheduled to read are: Yermiyahu Ahron Taub; Hayes Davis; Kim Roberts; Jean Nordhaus; Patricia Gray; Teddy Rycroft; Danielle ‘Elle’ D. Koon; and Jordi Rozenmann. Then we turn the mic over to […]

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BookFest Children’s Corner

April 28, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

We debuted the Children’s Corner at last year’s BookFest, and due to overwhelming popularity, we’ve expanded the program for your little ones! See below for the schedule of author interactions and story times. 11:05-11:25          East City Books Storytime 11:30-11:50          DCPL Storytime 11:55-12:15          Jessica […]

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BookFest Author Talks

April 28, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Event   |   0 Comments

  Want to hear your favorite local author talk?  Here is the schedule for May 7: 11:15-11:35          Karen Branan (The Family Tree) 11:45-12:20        Capitol Hill Mysteries: Colleen Shogan (Homicide in the House), Neely Tucker (Only the Hunted Run) & Bill Gourgey (Capitol Kid) 12:30-12:50        Louise Farmer Smith (Cadillac, Oklahoma) […]

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Jean Nordhaus

April 28, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Poetry   |   0 Comments

Jean Nordhaus is the author of six books of poetry, including “Innocence,”  “The Porcelain Apes of Moses Mendelssohn,” and, most recently, “Memos from the Broken World.” Her poems have appeared in a variety of publications, including “American Poetry Review,” “New Republic,” “Best American Poetry,” and “Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses,” and she serves […]

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