Red Emma's Radical Pavilion brings cutting-edge authors and ideas to the heart of the city.

Radical Bookfair Pavilion

Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse, Baltimore’s fastest-growing independent bookstore, brings you the best of the left in this annual installment to the Baltimore Book Festival. Now in its eighth year, the Radical Bookfair pavilion features talks by Tim Wise, Cherríe Moraga, D. Watkins, and many more.

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Stage: Visitor Center front lawn

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Sept 22-24, 2017
Fri - Sun: 11am - 7pm
Baltimore Inner Harbor

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