JCC Virtual Book Festival

Virtual Book Festival of the JCC Louisville

Don’t miss our upcoming Virtual Book Festival Virtual Author talks live!

In partnership with the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta and the National JCC Literary Consortium, please join us for Book Festival In Your Living Room LIVE on Zoom. All are welcome!

See the calendar below!

November Events

Sunday, November 8
» 1:00 pm Natan Sharansky & Gil Troy
Never Alone
» 8:00 pm Joan Lunden
Why Did I Come Into This Room? 
Monday, November 9
» 7:45 pm Esther Safran Foer
I Want You To Know We’re Still Here
Tuesday, November 10
» 1:00 pm Rachel Beanland
Florence Adler Swims Again: A Novel
» 1:00 pm Kristin Harmel
The Book of Lost Names: A Novel
» 8:00 pm Dale Berra
My Dad, Yogi
Wednesday, November 11
» 8:00 pm Cameron Douglas
Long Way Home: A Memoir of Fame, Family, and Redemption
Thursday, November 12
» 8:00 pm Jim McCloskey & Philip Lerman
When the Truth Is All You Have
Saturday, November 14
» 8:00 pm Lawrence Wright
The End of October: A Novel
Sunday, November 15
» 3:00 pm Raffi Berg
Red Sea Spies
Monday, November 16
» 8:00 pm Ariel Sabar
Tuesday, November 17
» 8:00 pm Harry Stern
My Brothers’ Keeper: A Novel
» 8:00 pm Sandra Berman
Wednesday, November 18
» 8:00 pm Michael Ian Black
A Better Man
» 8:00 pm Cleo Stiller
Modern Manhood
Friday, November 20
» 2:00 pm Mimi Lemay
What We Will Become
Saturday, November 21
» 8:00 pm Rachel Bloom
I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are
Sunday, November 22
» 1:00 pm Melissa Clark
Kid in the Kitchen

December Events

Wednesday, Dec 2, 2020
Ina Garten, Modern Comfort Food
7:30 pm EST

Become a Season Pass holder!

Purchase a Season Pass
for $144 (currently a $190 value) and receive links for all programs from September 11 through December 31, 2020. You will receive your own proprietary access code to the event links and we will be adding more events throughout the season!

Please note: this pass does not include books where offered nor does it include programs where a book is required to access the Zoom.

Past Event

September Events

Friday, September 11
» 2:00 pm Fredrik Backman
Anxious People: A Novel
Monday, September 14
» 2:00 pm Ruth Ware
One By One: A Novel
Tuesday, September 15
» 8:00 pm Fred Guttenberg
Find the Helpers: What 9/11 and Parkland Taught Me About Recovery, Purpose, and Hope
Wednesday, September 16
» 1:00 pm Ken Follett
The Evening and the Morning: A Novel
Wednesday, September 23
» 8:00 pm Jodi Picoult
The Book of Two Ways: A Novel
Wednesday, September 30
» 8:00 pm Deepak Chopra
Total Meditation: Practices In Living the Awakened Life

October Events

Monday, October 5
» 8:00 pm Eric Furda and Jacques Steinberg
The College Conversation: A Practical Companion for Parents to Guide their Children Along the Path to Higher Education
Tuesday, October 6
» 8:00 pm Casey Cep
Furious Hours
Thursday, October 8
» 8:00 pm Colin Quinn
Overstated: A Coast-to-Coast Roast of the 50 States
Tuesday, October 13
» 6:30 pm Brad Meltzer and Christopher Eliopoulos (illustrator)
I Am Anne Frank & I Am Benjamin Franklin

Thursday, October 15
» 8:00 pm Steve Madden
The Cobbler: How I Disrupted an Industry, Fell from Grace, and Came Back Stronger Than Ever
Thursday, October 22
» 8:00 pm Judy Gold
Yes, I Can Say That
Sunday, October 25
» 8:00 pm Harlan Coben
The Boy From the Woods: A Novel
Tuesday, October 27
» 8:00 pm Nancy Grace
Don’t Be a Victim
Thursday, October 29
» 8:00 pm Mike Leven
Can’t Do It Yourself

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