Get Lit Festival

Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021

Online
Spokane, WA 99201

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The festival had become a community tradition that thousands of people from Spokane and the surrounding region enjoy every year. More recently, The Spokesman-Review referred to the festival as the literary equivalent to Spokane’s nationally recognized sporting events, Hoopfest and Bloomsday.

Our week-long celebration of reading and writing offers:
-readings, lectures, and on-stage-conversations
-craft classes
-writing orkshops
-panel discussions
-poetry slams and open mics
-writing contests
-book signings
-visits by festival authors to local K-12 schools and colleges
-Pie & Whiskey!

Our definition of storytelling also allows us to include:
-graphic novels, playwriting, screenwriting, songwriting, blogging, and spoken-word poetry
-events combined with radio, music, film, and theater performances
-community readings and storytelling events by writers of all ages

This event listing provided for the Spokane community events calendar. Community events are not associated with or sponsored by AARP, but may be of interest to you. If you have an event to share, let us know!

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