Local authors A.C. Burch, Lynne Hugo, Wilderness Sarachild, Marc Strauss, and Robert Winter will headline a curated reading at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 16, at the second annual Provincetown Book Festival, hosted by the Provincetown Public Library. The program, called “Reading Local,” will also feature a special guest reader, poet Jerome Murphy, Undergraduate Program Manager of the Creative Writing Program at NYU. “Reading Local” was curated by a widely published Provincetown author of fiction and non-fiction.
11:30 a.m. American Icons: Writing Biography
William Mann (Wars of the Roosevelts)
Laura Dassow Walls (Henry David Thoreau: A Life)
11:30 a.m – 4 pm. Meet local Authors, including A. C. Burch and Jeannette de Beauvoir
Following the program, from 11:30 until 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 16, all of the readers as well as dozens of local authors will be signing and selling their books at a giant book sale on the lawn outside the library, accompanied by music and a custom poem service (produced on antique typewriter) by Kevin Devaney.