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2017 SEWI Festival of Books-8th Annual

Location: 
All Campus
Cost: 
TBD
Contact: 
Coordinator: Candace Decker at candace.decker@uwc.edu
Dates: 
Fri, Nov 3, 2017, 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Description 

Friday, November 3
Keynote Speaker Event. Friday, November 3, 2017 with the reception beginning at 5:00 p.m. (Commons,). This is followed by the Keynote at 6:30 p.m. (Lunt-Fontanne Theatre-Fine Arts Building) and a book signing. Tickets to this event are available to the public and will go on sale in August 2017.

The Southeast Wisconsin Festival of Books is an annual community celebration of literacy and the arts, where local and national authors and readers of all ages come together to enjoy presentations, performances, creativity, and conversation.

The theme this year is REFLECTIONS.

This is the 8th year for this community-wide event which is organized by the UW-Waukesha Foundation in cooperation with partners in the community. The Festival is two days - Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4, 2017. It takes place at the UW-Waukesha campus, located at 1500 N. University Drive in Waukesha.

Other special features include:

  • Talks
  • Readings
  • Panel Discussion
  • Interviews
  • Book Sales & Signings
  • Cookbook Stage
  • Live Art
  • Exhibits
  • Music
  • Food
  • Free Admission on Saturday
  • Free Parking both days