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2024 Greater Austin Book Fest

May 11 2024 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT

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Join us for the inaugural Greater Austin Book Fest at the Austin Central Library!

GAB Fest provides a valuable opportunity for authors, illustrators, and readers from Hays, Williamson, and Travis Counties to establish meaningful connections and engage with their community.

This event fosters an environment of inclusivity, encouraging individuals to come together and celebrate their appreciation for literature.

Meet the 80+ participating authors, get your books signed, shop with local booksellers, explore the Central Library, and enjoy a full day of panels, workshops, and programs.

WLT is excited to be presenting four panel discussions as well as participating with a table in the book fair.

10:30 AM – Horror & Thriller Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion on Horror & Thriller Fiction with authors Tonia Ransom, Burke de Boer, Lindsay J. Campbell, Bruce McCandless III, Leticia Urieta, and Brendon Vayo, moderated by J Evan Parks.

11:30 AM – Graphic Novels Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion on Graphic Novels with authors Ashley Robin Franklin, Ngozi Ukazu and Evan Narcisse, moderated by J Evan Parks.

1:30 PM – Paths to Publishing Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion on Paths to Publishing with authors Camari Carter Hawkins, Alexis A. Arredondo, Eric J. Labrado, Terri Broussard Williams and Sarah Welch, moderated by Becka Oliver.

4:00 PM – Poetry Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion on Poetry with authors KB Brookins, Laurie A. Filipelli, Roger Reeves and Sergio Hernandez, moderated by Sarah Renee Beach.

 

 

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Date:
May 11 2024
Time:
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT
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Venue

Austin Central Library
710 W Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78701 United States
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