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Monday, Oct. 13, 2008

Tonight @ the Weasler Auditorium - 7 p.m.

The Milwaukee Book Festival comes to an end by dedicated its penultimate night tonight to Wisconsin authors, with a 7 p.m. program at Marquette University’s Weasler Auditorium. Featured in particular are Sandra Kring, whose latest books are Thank You for All Things and The Book of Bright Ideas, and Lesley Kagen, who is promoting Land of a Hundred Wonders, but these two will be supported by over a half dozen other...
Monday, Oct. 6, 2008

Today @ the UWM Union Ballroom

The Milwaukee Book Festival, which runs through Oct. 14, welcomes yet another author tonight: Junot Diaz, a Dominican American novelist whose latest book is The Brief Wonderous Life of Oscar Wao, a wry story about an obese science-fiction nerd who must recognize his Star Trek-lionizing life in New Jersey with his Dominican Republic upbringing. Diaz reads from the book tonight at 7 p.m. in the UWM Union Ballroom.