South Dakota Festival of Books

Thu Oct 1, 2020
Various times

Each year, the South Dakota Festival of Books features more than 50 presenters who speak about their work during solo presentations and panels. The lineup includes writers from various genres, including fiction, non-fiction, history/tribal, poetry, children’s/YA, and writers’ support.

 This year the festival is being held virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. The virtual schedule can be accessed on the schedule page. (Note: event times are shown in Central time)

General Festival Admission ticket are free and give access to all free sessions,  (only three workshops require paid tickets).

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