red hook http://wamc.org en Read Local Red Hook Literary Festival 4/11-12 http://wamc.org/post/read-local-red-hook-literary-festival-411-12 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>There is nothing like a good literary festival, especially when it takes over an entire municipality.</p><p>The <a href="https://www.facebook.com/readlocalredhook">3rd Annual Read Local Red Hook Literary Festival</a> will take place next weekend, April 11th and 12th, throughout the village. The festival is full of free events celebrating local authors and featuring the likes of James Romm, Valerie Martin and Gail Godwin.</p><p>We get a preview this morning from two of the organizers - Suzanna Hermans of <a href="http://www.oblongbooks.com/">Oblong Books and Music</a> and Juliet Harrison of <a href="http://www.rhcan.com/">Red Hook Community Arts Network</a>.</p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:10:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 87444 at http://wamc.org Read Local Red Hook Literary Festival 4/11-12 Read Local! Red Hook Literary Festival http://wamc.org/post/read-local-red-hook-literary-festival <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This year’s </span><a href="http://www.rhcan.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Read Local! Red Hook Literary Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> takes place this Friday through Sunday.</span></p><p>The fest will include “Stories on Stage” Hudson Valley Actors Read Hudson Valley Authors; I Want to Be in a Band! – a Music &amp; Movement Program for kids featuring author and musician Suzzy Roche, and illustrator Giselle Potter; Telling Stories: Conversations with Fiction Writers featuring Owen King, Kelly Braffet, Frank Delaney, and Marshall Karp – and much much more! All events are free and open to the public.</p><p>Suzanna Hermans, Co-Owner of Oblong Books and Music; Helen Seslowsky, event coordinator, and author and broadcaster, Frank Delaney, join us.</p><p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 61894 at http://wamc.org Read Local! Red Hook Literary Festival