OCTOBER 15-18, 2020

and year round


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Contact Festival Director Conor Moran at cmoran@mplfoundation.org to schedule an interview about the upcoming Wisconsin Book Festival, or to schedule an interview with a Wisconsin Book Festival author or presenter.



Press Releases

September 23, 2019 - Wisconsin Book Festival Launches Four-Day Celebration Schedule, October 17-20

February 5, 2019 - Wisconsin Book Festival Announces February/March Events

October 2, 2018 - World’s No. 1 Author, James Patterson, in Madison Sunday

August 21, 2018 - Wisconsin Book Festival Releases 2018 Festival Schedule

November 13, 2017 - Daniel Pink to Speak at Lunch for Libraries April 26

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