Bookstock Returns to Woodstock, Vermont
July 24 – 26, 2015

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Hear and meet a diverse lineup of fine writers, poets and artists

(for more complete information about each one, click on “Bios of 2015 Presenters” above)

POETRY
Mark Doty (National Book Award winner)

Rosanna Warren (Ghost in a Red Hat, Fables of the Self)
Major Jackson (Holding Company, Hoops, Leaving Saturn)
Ron Padgett (How to be Perfect, How Long)
Carol Westberg (Slipstream, Terra Infirma)
Carol Potter (Otherwise Obedient, Some Slow Bees)
Kim Addonizio (My Black Angel, Ordinary Genius)
Gary Margolis (Fire in the Orchard)
Diana Whitney (Wanting It)

FICTION
Robin MacArthur (editor: Contemporary Vermont Fiction: An Anthology)
Jeffrey Lent (A Slant of Light, In the Fall, After You’ve Gone)
Annie Weatherwax (All We Had)
Ellen Lesser (The Shoplifter’s Apprentice, The Other Woman)
Joseph Bruchac (Wolf Mark, Bearwalker, Skeleton Man)
Paul Doiron (The Precipice; the Mike Bowditch series)

HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY
Jason Sokol (All Eyes Are Upon Us, There Goes My Everything)

Peniel Joseph (Stokely: A Life)
Cynthia Bittinger (Vermont Women, Native Americans and African Americans)
Charles Johnson (Ice Ship)
Robert Mello (Moses Robinson and the Founding of Vermont)
Gary Shattuck (Insurrection, Corruption and Murder in Early Vermont)
Stephen Martin (Orville’s Revenge)

MEMOIR
Gov. Jim Douglas (The Vermont Way)
Gus Speth (Angels by the River, America the Possible)
Mimi Baird (He Wanted the Moon)
Peter Forbes (A Man Apart)

NONFICTION
Bill Gifford (Spring Chicken, Ledyard)
Ellen Stimson (Mud Season, Good Grief: Life in a Tiny Vermont Village)

Sy Montgomery (The Soul of an Octopus, The Good Good Pig, The Curious Naturalist)

Natasha Bowens (The Color of Food)
Adam Boyce (The Man From Vermont)
Alicia Munnell (Falling Short, Working Longer)
Joe Citro (Green Mountains, Dark Tales; Weird New England)

VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
UnBound: a juried exhibit of book-related art at ArtisTree Gallery
Ed Rubin (Vermont: An Outsider’s Inside View)
Jay Craven (Peter and John, Where the Rivers Flow North, Disappearances)
Philip Furia (The Poets of Tin Pan Alley, America’s Songs)
Daryl Sherman (renowned pianist)

YOUNG ADULT
Jana Laiz (The Twelfth Stone, Weeping Under this Same Moon)

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View many Bookstock presentations, from 2014 and earlier years, posted by Woodstock Community Television WCTV 8, by clicking HERE.