Calendar

Welcome to the Norfolk Press Calendar.

See local and national events here. Email us at info@norfolkpress.com to include other book shows and conferences.

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Bookfest 2019 International Book Fair 10:00 am
Bookfest 2019 International Book Fair @ Romexpo Complex Pavilions: C1-C5
May 29 @ 10:00 am – Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm
“The Romanian Association of Publishers was founded in 1991 and it is the main professional association for book publishers in Romania, which reunites publishing domains from the entire cultural spectrum. The Romanian Association of Publishers is centered on promoting reading and writing of quality books, facilitating readers’ access to books in terms of costs and information, …
2019 Hay Festival-Wales
2019 Hay Festival-Wales @ Hay Festival Site
May 23 – Jun 2 all-day
“Hay brings writers and readers together to share stories and ideas in sustainable events on five continents. Our festivals inspire, examine and entertain. Join us to imagine the world as it is and as it might be.”
Feira do Livro de Lisboa 2019
Feira do Livro de Lisboa 2019 @ Parque Eduardo VII
May 28 – Jun 15 all-day
Check the Facebook page @feiradolivrodelisboa closer to the date of event for updated information.
Sacramento Black Book Fair 2019
Sacramento Black Book Fair 2019 @ Historic Center of Oak Park
May 31 – Jun 1 all-day
“This historic 2-day book fair and celebration will include a panel discussion among four featured authors, book signings, talks by each of the featured writers, cultural & food vendors, book discussions with each writer listed in the program (80+), children’s activities, poetry readings, art displays, and much more.”
Tbilisi International Book Fair 2019
Tbilisi International Book Fair 2019 @ Expo Georgia
May 31 – Jun 3 all-day
“Tbilisi International Book Fair aims to promote book reading in Georgia, to establish new contacts, regionalize and develop the book market in general. Over the years, the goal of raising the level of literacy in the country is successfully achieved, which can be confirmed by the increasing number of fair participants and visitors.”
BookCon 2019
BookCon 2019 @ Javits Center
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day
“Born in the publishing and cultural capital of the world, BookCon is the event where storytelling and pop culture collide. Consumers and brands will experience the origin of the story in all its forms by interacting with the authors, publishers, celebrities and content creators that influence everything we read, hear and see.”
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Granite State Book, Paper & Ephemera Fair 2019 10:00 am
Granite State Book, Paper & Ephemera Fair 2019 @ Everett Arena
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Check the website for list of dealers and updates.
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Lit Fest | Lighthouse Writers 2019
Lit Fest | Lighthouse Writers 2019 @ Lighthouse Writers
Jun 7 – Jun 21 all-day
“Lit Fest is our two-week celebration of the literary arts, with workshops in fiction, nonfiction, memoir, poetry, and more. During Lit Fest, we host events day and night—including salons and business panels, free readings, visiting authors, a book fair, and the opening and closing parties.”
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Chicago Tribune Printer’s Row Lit Fest 2019
Chicago Tribune Printer’s Row Lit Fest 2019 @ Printers Row
Jun 8 – Jun 9 all-day
“As part of its ongoing commitment to the written word and its support of literacy and literary endeavor, the Chicago Tribune purchased the Printers Row Book Fair in 2002 from the Near South Planning Board. Recently renamed to be the Printer’s Row Lit Fest, it is considered the largest free outdoor literary event in the …
Maplewood-South Orange Book Festival 2019 10:00 am
Maplewood-South Orange Book Festival 2019 @ The Woodland & Words Bookstore
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
“Located just fifteen miles from New York City in the creative corridor of Maplewood and South Orange, the Maplewood—South Orange (MAPSO) Book Festival brings together readers and authors in celebration of the joy and diversity of the written word. Our informative author panels highlight the major artistic, social and political issues of the day, while …
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Iowa Summer Writing Festival 2019
Iowa Summer Writing Festival 2019 @ University of Iowa
Jun 9 – Jul 28 all-day
“Since 1987, the Festival has welcomed to the campus of The University of Iowa writers from 18 to 97 years of age, from all 50 states, and from every continent. Most of us come to the workshop table from other areas of expertise, other lives. These include the armed forces, business, diplomacy, education, farming, homemaking, …
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Jerusalem International Book Festival 2019
Jerusalem International Book Festival 2019 @ The First Station
Jun 11 all-day
“The International Book Fair Exhibition Hall is one of the main attractions of the fair. The display hosts about 250 publishers from Israel and abroad, presenting local and international contemporary books. During the fair, the Exhibition Hall accommodates many literary celebrations and events such as readings, book signings, story hours for children, poetry readings and more.”
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10th Annual PePcon
10th Annual PePcon @ Westin Seattle
Jun 12 – Jun 13 all-day
Meet the world’s top publishing experts, Adobe engineers, and developers at the 10th annual PePcon — June 12–13, 2019, in Seattle.”
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Dalkey Book Festival 2019
Dalkey Book Festival 2019 @ Various locations throughout Dalkey. Check the website.
Jun 13 – Jun 16 all-day
“Dalkey Book Festival, described by Salman Rushdie as “the best little festival in the world”, takes place every year in June. It was set up by Sian Smyth and David McWilliams in 2010. Since then the festival has hosted internationally renowned writers, including Booker Prize winners, a Nobel Laureate, IMPAC winners, Oscar winners and Costa winners… …
Nantucket Book Festival 2019
Nantucket Book Festival 2019 @ Various Locations in Nantucket
Jun 13 – Jun 16 all-day
“I have been a guest at many festivals, and the Nantucket Book Festival is among the very best in the world.” —Louise Penny
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Rose City Book & Paper Fair 2019
Rose City Book & Paper Fair 2019 @ DoubleTree at Lloyd Center
Jun 14 – Jun 15 all-day
“Offering thousands of used and rare books, prints, and ephemera from more than 50 independent dealers.”
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Typographics Book Fair 2018
Typographics Book Fair 2018 @ 41 Cooper Square
Jun 15 – Jun 16 all-day
Book fair in conjunction with the Tyopgraphics Conference.
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Seoul International Book Fair 2019
Seoul International Book Fair 2019 @ Coex Convention & Exhibition Center
Jun 19 – Jun 23 all-day
“Book publishers, wholesalers, distributors, greeting cards, stationary, travel books, maps, globes, business and financial services for retailers, professionals related to security systems, fixtures and shelving and campus products will be participating in the exhibition.”
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American Library Association Annual Conference 2019
American Library Association Annual Conference 2019 @ Washington Convention Center
Jun 20 – Jun 25 all-day
Check the website closer to event date for updated information.
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Austin’s African American Book Festival 2019 9:30 am
Austin’s African American Book Festival 2019 @ George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center
Jun 22 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
“Since 2007, the Austin African American Book Festival has worked to promote empowerment through literature. We are a community event that brings readers and writers together and produces and facilitates collaboration, dialogue, creativity and activism.”
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Singapore Art Book Fair 2019
Singapore Art Book Fair 2019 @ Gillman Barracks NTU CCA Exhibition Hall
Jun 28 – Jun 30 all-day
Check the website for updates.
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