knot http://wamc.org en Woodstock Writer's Festival - April 18-21 http://wamc.org/post/woodstock-writers-festival-april-18-21 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://woodstockwritersfestival.com/#sthash.NW1xu1jy.dpbs">The Woodstock Writers Festival</a> is a collection of writers and their readers who meet for the weekend in Woodstock, NY from April 18-21.</p><p>It is the 4th annual event and there are plenty of events and panels. There will be panels on spirituality, comedy writing, Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll and discussions on poetry, the short story, and a look at the writing of memoir.</p><p>Among the writers who will be on hand are Cheryl Strayed, Lydia Davis, Philippe Petit, James Lasdun, Abigail Thomas, Ann Hood, Christa Parravani and many more.</p><p>To tell us more we welcome Festival Organizer Martha Frankel and festival headliner, Philippe Petit, whose new book is <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1419706764/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=1419706764&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Why Knot?: How to Tie More Than Sixty Ingenious, Useful, Beautiful, Lifesaving, and Secure Knots!</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=1419706764" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em></p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 62267 at http://wamc.org Woodstock Writer's Festival - April 18-21