Join us on Saturday, October 28, 2017 for the first-ever, all day Lubbock Book Festival. This new program of LHUCA will celebrate 40+ Texas authors from all genres with a day of readings, panel discussions, storytelling, cooking demonstrations, book signings and more. The Lubbock Book Festival offers something for readers of all ages. General programming is free and open to the public.
October 28, 2017 Program Schedule
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LUBBOCK — The Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the Lubbock Book Festival, scheduled for Sat., Oct. 28, 2017. With an impressive lineup featuring New York Times best-selling authors, award-winning Texas Tech writers and other regional and local favorites, the Festival will offer readings, signings, and entertainment for all ages throughout the day on the LHUCA campus, with Thursday and Friday related, off-site events leading up to it.
“We’re very excited to strengthen LHUCA’s connection to the literary arts,” said LHUCA executive director Jean Caslin. “The Lubbock Book Festival adds a rich new dimension to the activity that goes on here week in, week out.”
Kay Ellington, publisher of Lone Star Literary Life and the Festival’s chair, observed, “Texas has some amazing books and authors, and Lubbock has some amazing readers. This Festival will bring them together.”