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Sunday, April 28, 2019 ~ 12 noon – 4 p.m. ~
Union Grove Distillery ~ 43311 State Hwy 28, Arkville, NY

Keynote Address — Martha Frankel
Martha Frankel’s writing career started at the original Details magazine with her column on plastic surgery, Knifestyles of the Rich and Famous. She went on to write book reviews, essays and celebrity profiles for other magazines, such as Movieline, Cosmopolitan and Redbook. Her memoir, Hats & Eye-glasses, chronicling her family’s lifelong love affair with gambling and her own later addiction to online gambling, was published in 2008 (Tarcher/Penguin Group). Frankel is the executive director of the Woodstock Bookfest.

Festival Highlights
Poetry Reading / Featured Poet: Christopher Funkhouser
Publishing Panel with Annie DeWitt (author), Jared Daniel Fagen (publisher) and Matthew Avitable (publisher, The Mountain Eagle). Moderated by Simona David
Fiction Writing with Annie DeWitt, author of White Nights in Split Town City
Artists Who Use Text In Their Art with Nancy Barton, former chair at the NYU Art Department

Refreshments ~ Entertainment ~ Cover Contest ~ Raffle

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