SBF Announces Opening and Closing Address Authors for 2019 Festival

We are delighted to announce that George Saunders, winner of the 2017 Man Booker Prize for Lincoln in the Bardo, and his debut novelist wife, Paula Saunders, will present our Opening Address on Thursday, February 14 at the Historic Lucas Theatre for the Arts. Lynn Vincent and Sara Vladic, authors of the bestselling Indianapolis, will present our Closing Address on Sunday, February 17. For details, please go to our Events page.

 

Tickets for our headline author addresses will go on sale on Thursday, January 10 at 10 a.m.

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