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28th Edition of the Book Festival of the MJCCA
For 27 successful years, the Book Festival of the MJCCA has provided our community with a literary extravaganza, featuring an exciting lineup of the year's most exceptional authors, celebrities, and influencers. Please join thousands of your fellow book lovers to listen, meet, and interact with your favorite authors in a variety of forums, including author meet-and-greets, book signings, a community read, panel discussions, and much more.
Kristallnacht Observance at the Besser Memorial
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
MJCCA Zaban Park
Page from the Book Festival
Vern Yip, Vern Yip’s Vacation at Home
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Over the years, the Book Festival has played host to some of the most lauded authors, journalists, scholars, and personalities of our day, including Thomas Friedman, Chris Matthews, Scott Turow, Jeffrey Toobin, Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, Alan Alda, Mitch Albom, Pat Conroy, E.L. Doctorow, Norman Mailer, Leon Uris, Elie Wiesel, Rabbi Harold Kushner, Gene Wilder, Annie Leibovitz, Larry King, Madeleine Albright, and Yann Martel -- just to name a few!
From history to mystery, fact to fiction, politics to religion, and humor to political satire, the Book Festival's exceptional repertoire has something to offer all book lovers.
Support The Book Festival of the MJCCA
The Book Festival is an ongoing story with a thrilling new chapter added each year. Please help us to continue telling our story! Become a Patron of the Book Festival of the MJCCA.
The Book Festival wouldn't be possible without generous contributions. Thanks to ongoing donor support, our Festival has grown from an ambitious literary vision to one of the most anticipated and highly regarded literary and cultural arts events in the nation.
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For more information, contact book festival at 678.812.3981.
This project is supported by Georgia Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities and through appropriations from the Georgia General Assembly.
The Book Festival of the MJCCA is funded in part by a grant from South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.
We are a proud member of the Jewish Book Council.
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