Newburyport Literary Festival: A Celebration of Literature, Readers, and Writers
Newburyport Literary Festival: A Celebration of Literature, Readers, and Writers

Opening Night Ceremony 2014


Join us in April 2014 for another great year of books, stories, authors & ideas!

Andre Dubus IIIThis year we are honoring local favorite Andre Dubus III. His novel, The House of Sand and Fog, was a National Book Award finalist and an Oprah book club selection. His memoir, Townie, was listed by Amazon, Publisher's Weekly, and Barnes and Noble as one of the Best Books of 2011. His most recent book, Dirty Love, has received rave reviews to date.

Andre will be joined by many other authors and poets including Marge Piercy, Claire Messud, A.M. Juster, Caroline Leavitt, Dick Davis, Jenna Blum, Will Schwalbe as well as our local family of authors including Anne Easter Smith, Rhina Espaillat, Myfanwy Collins and Kate Sullivan.

Please join us Friday evening, April 25,
for our annual Dinner with the Authors,
a chance to mingle with your favorite
writers over a delicious buffet dinner.
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About the Festival

Founded in 2005, the Newburyport Literary Association, Inc. will host its ninth festival April 25th and 26th.

Many individuals and organizations share the vision of the Newburyport Literary Festival. The NLF is especially grateful for the generous support of our founding sponsor, the Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank Charitable Foundation and to all the other businesses and individuals who have made it possible for the festival to take root and flourish. More...

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