9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The New Orleans Book Festival will bring the world’s leading authors to Tulane University for a multi-day celebration of their works.
The Festival will feature both fiction and non-fiction and convene readings, panel discussions, symposia and keynote speeches. It will also provide an opportunity for outlets, authors and readers to interact with each other in one of the most vibrant and culturally diverse cities in the world.
The Festival will be held annually in between Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest, and the inaugural event is scheduled for March 19-21, 2020. Events will commence with a kickoff keynote and welcome reception on Thursday and conclude with a New Orleans-style celebration on Saturday evening.