Milford Readers and Writers Main Stage

Milford Readers and Writers Main Stage Events

The Main Stage Events all take place at the historic Milford Theater
114 East Catharine St, Milford, PA 18337
Ticket Required for all Main Stage Events

On Friday night, September 28th the Milford Theater will feature the first in a series of books-to-screen events in which a classic movie is shown and people familiar with the backstories share their insights. This year’s movie is “To Kill a Mockingbird”

Saturday – September 29

3:45 PM:
Actor, Director, screen-writer and author, ALAN ALDA in conversation with the first editor of Ms. Magazine, SUZANNE BRAUN LEVINE More details…

10 AM:
GENDER AND IDENTITY: Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author SUSAN FALUDI will be interviewed by CAROL JENKINS an Emmy winning anchor and correspondent for NBC-TV i More details…

11:30 AM:
WORDS WON’T DIE – THE BRAVE NEW WORLD OF PUBLISHING
– Panelists will include  JANE FRIEDMAN, who was CEO of Harper/Collins; BROOKE WARNER, publisher of She Writes Press; and JULIE BARTON, self published author of The NY Times best seller “Dog Medicine, How My Dog Saved Me From Myself”.

Moderated by intellectual property attorney ROBERT LEVINE. More details…

2 PM:
WRITING ABOUT WAR
: – Pulitzer Prize winner FRANCIS FITZGERALD, and PHIL KLAY, a marine and National Book Award winner.

Moderated by LUCIAN TRUSCOTT IV, author of the acclaimed novel “Dress Grey” about his time at West Point.  More details…

Sunday, September 30

10 AM:
LIFE, LIBERTY AND OTHER PURSUITS
– A dialog about Politics, the Constitution and What Comes Next between JUDGE ANDREW NAPOLITANO and Fox News legal analyst and commentator; and JOE SESTAK, who was Congressman from Pennsylvania’s 7th District and is a retired 2-star admiral.

Moderated by SEAN STRUB, activist, author and Mayor of Milford. More details…

 

New Yorker Cartoonists

11:30AM:
FOUR NEW YORKER CARTOONISTS TALK ABOUT FUNNY:- New Yorker Cartoonists MARISSA ACOCELLA, CHRISTOPHER WEYANT and DAVID BORCHART join cartoonist and media commentator BOB ECKSTEIN in a conversation about creating humor. There will be plenty of funny cartoons shown.

Moderated by CAROL MCMANUS More details…

1:30PM:
WOMEN OF OUR WORDS – Description of panel

TINA ALEXIS ALLEN, ANGELA M. GILES, SUZI BANKS, LINDA SCHREYER, ALEXIS LAFORTUNE, JULIA MALONEY.

JUDY WHITE: Moderator
More details…