Robert Kennedy Jr. event kicks off book fest
The Palm Beach Book Festival has hopped from venue to venue since author Lois Cahall founded it in 2015.
The festival has been held all over West Palm Beach, including the Norton Museum, Palm Beach Dramaworks, Palm Beach Atlantic University, Harriet Himmel Theater and the Palm Beach County Convention Center.
But it might have found a permanent home farther south — at Florida Atlantic University’s Boca Raton campus. The 2019 festival will be held there in mid-March, organizers announced Monday. The exact dates haven’t been determined yet. The author lineup will be revealed in December and tickets will go on sale Jan. 4.
Before then, the partners will present a lecture and book signing on Nov. 2 with Robert F. Kennedy Jr. at FAU’s University Theatre in Boca Raton, at 777 Glades Road.
The association with the university will lighten