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Word of South Festival of Literature and MusicCascades Park 1001 S Gadsden St, Tallahassee, Florida
Florida Litfest presents the eighth annual Word of South Festival of Literature and Music 2023 in Cascades Park from April 21 through April 23, 2023. Ben Folds and the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra opens the weeks with a performance in the Adderley Amphitheater Friday, April 21. Tickets are required to attend this event. The fun continues April 22 and 23 with two days of free events featuring authors and musicians around
Word of South: Craig Pittman and Andy Marlette In ConversationCascades Park 1001 S Gadsden St, Tallahassee, Florida
Word of South Festival of Music and Literature welcomes Florida native and author Craig Pittman and editorial cartoonist Andy Marlette for an authors' conversation. Born in Pensacola, he graduated from Troy State University in Alabama, where his muckraking work for the student paper prompted an agitated dean to label him "the most destructive force on campus." Since then, he has covered a variety of newspaper beats and quite a few