Our First Ever Virtual Literary Festival

[Editor’s note: Article was written by the CTL’s Marla Cartwright.  Video produced by IL Founder, Will deBock.]

A day-long celebration of the written word was launched by the University when KU premiered the first-time Literary Festival on Thursday, February 24, 2011. Writers of fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and screenplays were featured in the showcase. Here’s a summary:

  • 11 hours of readings and discussions
  • 33 authors sharing their work and inspirations 
  • 220 total attendees

Here is a sample:

Vodpod videos no longer available.


2 responses to “Our First Ever Virtual Literary Festival

  1. Donna Liljegren

    Fabulous! It looks like it was great fun. Kudos, everyone!

  2. Great! I hope to be part of the next one with my book “Transform your Loss. Your Guide to Strength and Hope” http://www.transformyourloss.com

    Have a beautiful day!

    Ligia M. Houben

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