More Than 70 Authors Taking Part In Arkansas Literary Festival

Apr 27, 2018

The 2018 Arkansas Literary Festival is taking place this weekend in Little Rock. More than 70 authors, performers and filmmakers are participating, including Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award winners.

Events got underway Thursday with a performance by “queen of rockabilly” Wanda Jackson at the Central Arkansas Library System’s Ron Robinson Theater. Speaking Saturday night is bestselling author Sebastian Junger. You can find a full listening of events here.

Festival Coordinator Brad Mooy joined KUAR’s Michael Hibblen to discuss the broad range of the events taking place through Sunday. You can hear the interview above.