Greensboro Bound:
A Literary Festival

May 18-20, 2018, Greensboro, North Carolina

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The story thus far…

Greensboro Bound: A Literary Festival will provide a year-round roster of events celebrating readers, writers, books, and education culminating in a three-day National book festival May 18-20, 2018. On that weekend, more than sixty authors, poets, and spoken word artists from across the country will converge on downtown Greensboro for workshops, panel discussions, performances, and family-centered activities.

Unmissable Talks

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Kevin Powers Headlines Saturday Night at Greensboro Bound

by Brian Lampkin The novelist and poet Kevin Powers will be our keynote speaker for Saturday’s line-up of Greensboro Bound events. Powers will appear at the International Civil Rights Museum and Center at 7:00 pm on Saturday, May 19. Powers exploded on the literary...

Nikki Giovanni, Carmen Maria Machado headline Greensboro Bound

by Mary Coyne Wessling GREENSBORO, NC – Greensboro Bound: A Literary Festival is on track to welcome more than seventy writers, poets, and spoken word artists for its inaugural 3-day national book festival, May 18-20, 2018. During this gathering of diverse voices and...

Meet a few of our Binders

Steve Colyer

Steve Colyer

Publisher

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Dabney Sanders

Dabney Sanders

Agent

Brian Lampkin

Brian Lampkin

Bookseller

David McLean

David McLean

Scrivener

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The tithes that bind (and pay the bills)

Meet the festival partners. If you’d like to become one – please contact us.

ANGEL INVESTORS

The Edward M. Armfield, Sr. Foundation, Inc.

PLATINUM SPONSOR

DIAMOND SPONSORS

The Michel Family Foundation

GOLD SPONSORS

SILVER SPONSORS

BRONZE SPONSORS

Vicki Coleman
Steve Colyer
Wayne Johns
Margaret Kantlehner

 

Dave Kyger
Brian Lampkin
Wilson Lester

 

Dabney Sanders
Angie Smits
Dave and Deb White

 

CONTRIBUTING SPONSORS

John and Martha Chandler Fund
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The Location

Greensboro Bound will take place in The Greensboro Cultural Arts Center and at venues scattered throughout downtown Greensboro.

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