The Sixth Annual Bookstock Literary Festival comes to Woodstock, Vermont on July 25 – 27, 2014.

Anita Diamant photo by Gretje Fergeson

Anita Diamant

Charles Simic

Charles Simic

Featuring novelist ANITA DIAMANT,
poet CHARLES SIMIC,
and special guest poet
BILLY COLLINS

Billy Collins © Suzannah Gilman

Billy Collins

All tickets to the Billy Collins reading have been taken. Please plan to attend readings by the other remarkable poets at Bookstock–no tickets required.

See “2014 Events” above for full descriptions of each presentation.
To view the overall schedule of events, click HERE.

Bookstock features:

  • Readings, panels, and workshops on diverse topics
  • A huge, three-day used and vintage book sale
  • Great food and music on the Green
  • Activities for children
  • Literary and educational marketplace
  • UnBound: A juried exhibit of book art

Meet prize-winning and emerging writers representing many genres—fiction, poetry, memoir, history, current affairs, graphic books, and more. Their books will be available at each presentation and they’ll sign copies for you.

Bookstock also provides workshops on writing and publishing, panel discussions, a stunning documentary film by a Vermont filmmaker, and more!

All events are free and open to the public!