National Book Festival 2021
This year’s expanded festival, “Open a Book, Open the World,” will take place through multiple formats from September 17-26. For details, visit the Library of Congress site here.
.. “A Commonwealth Watch Party and Community Conversation,” co-sponsored by Mass Board of Library Commissioners and Mass Center for the Book, will begin with a watch party featuring a video with Isabel Wilkerson, author of Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents. It will be followed by a live community conversation led by former State Representative Byron Rushing and Salem State Professor Roopika Risam.