Our mission is simple: To bring together readers and writers and to provide best-selling authors with a forum for their works via talks and book signings. To date, we have featured special presentations with Jodi Picoult, Lee Child, Anna Quindlen, Nelson DeMille, Alan Zweibel, Lidia Bastianich, Wally Lamb, Alice Hoffman, Andre Aciman, Katy Tur and many other best-selling authors.
Long Island LitFest was founded in 2015 by the award-winning journalist and author, Claudia Gryvatz Copquin, who produces all of the events under the LitFest banner.
Our Advisory Board:
Liza Burby, Journalist and author
Iyna Bort Caruso, Emmy Award winning writer
Michael Casano, co-founder, Northport One-Act Play Festival
Paula Ganzi Licata, writer/founder, Widow2Point0
Special Thanks to: