Get Lit! 2008


Get Lit! Programs is currently renovating our website, but 2009 information will be available soon. Please check back!

For the latest information on the 2009 Festival and a calendar of events, you can check out our blog at: or visit Get Lit! Programs on Facebook.

Tickets are now available at Tickets West.

Call Danielle Ringwald, program coordinator, at 509-368-6590 with any questions.


2008 Headliners!




View the Get Lit! 2007 Festival Website
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Contact Get Lit! Festival Organizers
Eastern Washington University Press
534 E. Spokane Falls Blvd. Suite 203
Spokane, WA 99202


Get Lit!, the Northwest's best festival for readers and writers, features author presentations and readings, writing workshops and panels, author visits to schools throughout eastern Washington and into northern Idaho, youth poetry slams, and more. Many events are free to the public. The festival, now celebrating its tenth year, is produced by Eastern Washington University Press.


Get Lit! 2008 was a huge success!

Thank you to all of the volunteers, participants, sponsors, partners and guests for making the tenth aniversary of Get Lit! a vibrant part of the Spokane community.


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About Get Lit!
About Get Lit! Young Writers Program
Authors living in the Northwest please click here

New! Get Lit! 2007 Video

Click on the links below to watch video highlights
of last year's Get Lit! Festival.

Ann Joslin Williams
Tim Egan and Jess Walter Part I
Tim Egan and Jess Walter Part II


Also, check out addition EWU Videos on
EWU on ITunesU

For more Get Lit! 2008 and other podcasts, click here


Recent Press

Read about Get Lit! 2008 in Good Moring Eastern

Read about Get Lit! 2008 in the Easterner










Spokane Arts Commission Award
Our Sponsors

Special Thanks to

Young Writers

Joel E. Ferris Foundation
I.S. & Emily Fetterman Foundation
Friends of Get Lit!
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