Asante Steinem, and Berendt Together

September 28, 2016By Suzanne Braun Levine

by Suzanne Braun Levine There will be a lot said about books at The Milford Theatre on Saturday, October 1. In keeping with the Festival’s mission of igniting conversations between those who love books and those who write them, the three authors, John Berendt, MK Asante, and Gloria Steinem, who are individually featured in the … Read More

Tickets on Sale Now!

September 21, 2016By Edison Whitney

While most of the program for the Milford Readers & Writers Festival is free, the “mainstage” events at the Milford Theatre—featuring John Berendt, author of Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil, MK Asante, author of Buck: A Memoir, and human rights icon Gloria Steinem, author of My Life on the Road—are now on … Read More

The Soul of the Milford Readers and Writers Festival

September 5, 2016By Amy Ferris

(Image by Preston Ehrler) by Amy Ferris Words. They can lift you, inspire you, move you, rattle you. They can shape you, mold you, flatten you, devastate you. They can cut you deep. They can rip you to shreds. They can make you brave. They can fill you with courage. They can haunt you forever. … Read More

The Milford Readers and Writers Festival

August 31, 2016By Edison Whitney

By Edson Whitney Milford, PA is buzzing in anticipation of the inaugural Milford Readers & Writers Festival, taking place Sept. 30 through Oct. 2, offering participants a host of both free and paid events that have been designed “to ignite conversations between people who love to read books and people who write them.” There are so … Read More

The Milford Readers and Writers Festival: How It Got Started

August 28, 2016By Suzanne Braun Levine

By Suzanne Braun Levine Like many good ideas, this one began with a “what if…” Sean Strub, Amy Ferris, Bob Levine, and I were discussing the many writers conferences we had each attended, how much advice, constructive criticism, and moral support they offered aspiring writers. “But what about the readers?” I wondered. “Why aren’t there … Read More