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​Lee Jacobus, Professor Emeritus at UConn has written numerous fine academic works in literature.  He is also the author of works of fictions which he will unveil at our festival event.


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​Harmony Verna is a Connecticut Author with a background in communications.  She has written for Food Network programs and is currently the author or this historical novel about German immigrants

​Richard J. Friswell is a Wesleyan University Visiting Scholar and Director of the Wesleyan Institute for Lifelong Learning (WILL).  His new book, Hudson River Chronicles will be released at our event.  This is a lovely book with 110 color illustrations.

​Winter Festival Presenters

Bruce J. Francisco is a Connecticut motiativational speaker.  His new book is like an owner's manual for the mind.  You will not want to miss his presentation.

​Alison Downs will be our guest.

She holds a BFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College, as well as an MA in English and Creative Writing from Southern New Hampshire University. She is currently enrolled at Emerson College.

  She has been nominated for the PEN/Heming way Award and in Ladybird Adrift has written a story about turning thirty and making life changes in New York City...not a smooth endeavor

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