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Southern Festival of Books

  • War Memorial Plaza 301 6th Ave N. Nashville, TN (map)

The Southern Festival of Books: A Celebration of the Written WordSM is a three-day Festival celebrated each year during the second full weekend of October. It is free and open to the public. No advance registration or tickets are required. All seating is on a first-come basis.

The Festival annually welcomes more than 200 authors from throughout the nation and in every genre for readings, panel discussions and book signings. Book lovers have the opportunity to hear from and meet some of America's foremost writers in fiction, history, mystery, food, biography, travel, poetry and children's literature among others.

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Earlier Event: October 12
Towson University
Later Event: October 26
Baton Rouge Area Schools and Libraries