This year’s Get Lit! Festival is April 22-28 at venues in downtown Spokane, Cheney and Coeur d’Alene. The full schedule of more than 40 events and panel discussions, along with a roster of some 50 festival authors, is available on www.getlitfestival.org. Most events are free; tickets to headlining events are available here (TicketsWest).
Authors highlighting this premier literary festival include Roxane Gay, Kaveh Akbar, Tommy Orange, Leni Zumas, Jess Walter and Sharma Shields for a week of free and low-cost readings, panel discussions, craft classes and more.