The Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival

When Mar 27, 2019 - Mar 31, 2019 All Day
Where Hotel Monteleone
214 Royal St
New Orleans, LA 70130
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The Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival returns to the historic French Quarter for its 33rd annual celebration of contemporary literature, culture, theater, and the works of Tennessee Williams. From March 27-31, 2019, attendees will enjoy celebrated award-winning speakers alongside fresh new voices on the literary scene.

The five-day event offers a range of diverse speakers and performers, including Dorothy Allison, Jami Attenberg, Bryan Batt, Jason Berry, Roy Blount, Jr., Douglas Brinkley, Greg Brownderville, Alafair Burke, Robert Olen Butler, Maureen Corrigan, Michael Cunningham, Garth Greenwell, Silas House, Bernice L. McFadden, Daniel José Older, Hannah Pittard, Julia Reed, Justin Phillip Reed, Nathaniel Rich, Poppy Tooker, Kent Wascom, and many more.

The 2019 program includes writer’s craft sessions; scholarly and entertaining panel discussions; theater, food and music events; a scholars conference; breakfast book club; several walking tours; a book fair; and special evening events and social gatherings.