The 2020 Kentucky Book Festival, presented by Kentucky Humanities, was held online from November 9 to November 14, with additional online programming on Thursday evenings from September 17 to November 5. The festival featured live and prerecorded panel discussions. Participating authors included poets Reginald Dwayne Betts and Nikky Finney, fiction writers Terry Brooks and J. R. Ward, and nonfiction writers David Blight and Martha S. Jones. Most events were free and open to the public. Visit the website for more information.
Kentucky Book Festival, Kentucky Humanities, 206 East Maxwell Street, Lexington, KY 40508. (859) 257-4317. Sara Volpi, Director.