Schedule of Events 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

7 – 9:30 PM at The Milford Theatre
TICKETED EVENT

An Evening with Lisa Lampanelli.
From Queen of Mean to Queen of Meaning

Friday Morning
10 – 11:15 AM at The Pike County Public Library

FREE EVENT

Children’s Activities
Fun for Kids at the Library
Registration, book store, author signings and author reception will all be at St. Patrick’s Hall, 111 E. High St., Milford, PA, one block from the Milford Theatre.
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• Friday registration open from 3 pm to 7 pm
• Saturday registration open from 9 am to 5:30 pm – Bookstore 10 am to 6 pm
• Sunday –Bookstore 12  to 3 pm

TICKETED EVENTS   Saturday and Sunday, September 21 – 22, 2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time TBD
Milford Theatre
TICKETED EVENT

Twenty Million Books Later: A Conversation with Anne Perry and Victoria Zackehim

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time TBD
Milford Theatre
TICKETED EVENT

Telling Secrets: Writing About the CIA with Jack Devine and Tim Weiner

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time TBD
Milford Theatre
TICKETED EVENT

Last Boat Out of Shanghai: A Conversation with Helen Zia and Anne A. Cheng

Saturday, September 21, 2019
6 – 7:30 PM
St. Patrick’s Hall
TICKETED EVENT

Private Authors Reception: Cocktail reception to meet and mingle with the stars of this year’s festival.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
10 – 11:15 AM
Milford Theatre
TICKETED EVENT

Constitution Under Siege with Judge Andrew Napolitano, Fox News senior legal analyst and Jeffrey Rosen, author, law professor, and President of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. Moderated by Sean Strub, Mayor of Milford.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
12 – 1:15 PM
Milford Theatre
TICKETED EVENT

Life and the Afterlife with internationally acclaimed psychic/medium George Anderson and Dr. Eben Alexander, author of the best seller “Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife”. Moderated by Meghan Smith Harris.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
Time TBD
Milford Theatre
FREE EVENT

In the Company of Legends with Joan Kramer and David Heeley, an insiders’ view of  Hollywoood’s famous and powerful. FREE EVENT

FREE PANELS   Saturday and Sunday, September 21 – 22, 2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019
11 – 12:30 PM
Pike Co. Public Library
FREE EVENT

sci-fi fantasy background

Wide Worlds of Fantasy with Barbara Krasnoff, Rajan Khanna, Michael Libling and Matthew Kressel. Description to come.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
12 – 1:30 PM
St. Patrick’s Hall
FREE EVENT

Romance – Love is in the Air  Can you hear this song in your head when you think of romance stories? Join the conversation with our panel of romance authors: Susana Axelson, Eleanor Wagner, Dr. Patrick Suraci and DC Caruso as moderator.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
1 – 2:30 PM
Pike Co. Public Library
FREE EVENT

Educational, Civic, Human, and Moral Lessons through Children’s Books. Angela Parrino, Ph.D. (Applied Linguistics) will lead a panel of children’s book authors and illustrators discussing the importance of introducing children to reading early and to writing books with an educational component in them.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
2 – 3:30 PM
St. Patrick’s Hall
FREE EVENT

Rhythm and Rhyme in Poetry – Listening to a poem is like hearing a piece of music. They both rely on flow, rhythm and expression to achieve their goal. With Michelle Oram, Umeleni Mhlaba-Adebo, Mike Vreeland, Nancy Dymond and Veronica Coyne, moderator.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
3 – 4:15 PM
Pike Co. Public Library
FREE EVENT

Hook, Line and Sinker: How to Catch and Keep a Reader with Gayle Krause

Saturday, September 21, 2019
8 – 11 PM
TBD
FREE EVENT

Milford RAW After Dark – Open MIC  For adults 18+. Offers an opportunity to promote conversations and creative diversity.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
8 – 11 PM
Dimmick Inn
FREE EVENT

Beer fest at Dimmick Inn for Sci Fi readings

Sci-Fi Readings and Libations. What better thing to do on a Saturday night than to socialize with your favourite sci-fi friends and authors.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
10 – 12 PM
Triversity Center
FREE EVENT

Triumph Over Trauma III: Far Beyond Survival.With courage, stamina, and a commitment to doing more than surviving after being shot with an AK47, Phil Murphy lives life full on.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
12 – 1:15 PM
St. Patrick’s Hall
FREE EVENT

The ABCs of Writing for Children. Authors Karen Kaufman Orloff and Della Ross Ferreri will talk about how writers get ideas…

Sunday, September 22, 2019
12:30 – 1:45 PM
Fauchère Meeting Center
FREE EVENT

Mary Frances Berry

Mary Frances Berry – “History Teaches Us to Resist” Berry’s publications include such subjects as the history of constitutional racism in America and child care and women’s rights.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
1 – 3 PM
Grey Towers
FREE EVENT

Seeing the Forest Through the Trees: Finding Deeper Meaning in the Woods. Experience the beauty and healing to be found within forests through the work of authors Doug Bill and John Harvey.

Sunday, September 22, 2019
2 – 3:15 PM
Fauchère Meeting Center
FREE EVENT

Melinda Chateauvert, Stonewall to Slutwalk, Sex Workers Unite

Melinda Chateauvert – “Sex Workers Unite – Stonewall to SlutWalk”, taught courses on the civil rights movement, social justice organizing, gender and sexuality in African American families, sex work and gendered labor…

Sunday, September 22, 2019
3:15 – 4:30 PM
Fauchére Meeting Center
FREE EVENT

Richard Morais, The Hundred-Foot Journey

Richard C. Morais – “The Man with No Borders: A Novel”. An award-winning American journalist and novelist, Richard is the author of the New York Times and international bestseller “The Hundred-Foot Journey”.