Prof. Rebecca Meacham discusses UntitledTown on WPR

Prof. Rebecca Meacham (English, Humanities) was featured on WPR to promote UntitledTown, a book and author festival in Green Bay that boasts many connections to UW-Green Bay. The organizers of the festival discusses the upcoming event and why book festivals matter to the community and local economy. Take a listen.

Pop-up event ‘Advice from a Literary Agent’ (exclusive to UW-Green Bay) on Friday (April 26)

Want to know how to publish your book? Wondering how to break into a career in publishing? Friday, April 26, 2019 at 2 p.m. at the downtown Brown County Library’s Rise and Grind space (third floor), you are invited for “Advice from a Literary Agent” with Kent D. Wolf of the Friedrich Agency in NYC. Located in the heart of UntitledTown Book and Author Festival programming, this event is exclusively for alumni, faculty, staff and students of UW-Green Bay, and is sponsored by Sheepshead Review. Need a ride to this event? Contact Sheepshead Review Jordan Safranski, Editor-in-Chief, at safrjs20@uwgb.edu.

 

Author Catherine Lundoff to make appearance at Pride Center on Friday (April 26)

Catherine Lundoff, award-winning LGBT author and publisher, will be at UW-Green Bay’s Pride Center on Friday, April 26, 2019 at noon. Prior to her appearance at UntitledTown, you can hear her read from her speculative fiction. Also learn about Queen of Swords Press, LGBT-inclusive science fiction and fantasy. This event is brought to you by the UW-Green Bay Pride Center and the English program. All UW-Green Bay students, staff, alumni and friends are welcome. There will be light refreshments available.

UntitledTown Book Festival to Feature Hip-Hop Activism, United ReSISTERS and More

“UntitledTown Book and Author festival started as an idea in a coffee shop just three years ago. Today, it’s grown to a festival with more than 115 free workshops, presentations and author signing events. Last year more than 5,000 people attended. The festival, which starts April 25,  is open to all ages and has many workshops focused on youth. Rebecca Meacham, co-president of the festival and director of creative writing at UW-Green Bay, said UntitledTown has writing workshops for all writing levels.

“There is a unique appetite for a book festival in Northeastern Wisconsin,” she said. “And we are it.”  FoxValley365.org has the story.

A couple of the UntitledTown events are already sold out!

UntitledTown, the largest Book and Author Festival in Northeast Wisconsin feature 118 FREE festival events and a couple (such as a benefit concert on Thursday, April 25, 2019) that require paid admission. See the entire festival line-up, here. UW-Green Bay faculty, staff, alumni and students are heavily involved in bringing this fantastic event to Green Bay. See more. The festival is April 25-28.