Festival of Women* Authors

29th Annual Festival of Women Authors

Join the YWCA Berkeley/Oakland at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Berkeley Marina on March 18, 2023 from 8:45 a.m – 2:30 p.m for the 29th Annual Festival of Women Authors. Includes continental breakfast, luncheon, book sales and book signing session by authors. Listen to the stories of four authors:

Crystel Patterson, author of One Flip Two Flip, Three Flip, Four, I am Different, and Superheroes Here and There

Jasmin Darznik, author of The Bohemians, The Good Daughter, and Song of a Captive Bird

Karen Grassle, author of Bright Lights and Prairie Dust

Shugri Said Salh, author of The Last Nomad.


If you would like to be a sponsor for this year’s festival, please inquire within for more information through the email: info@ywca-berkeley.org


*Our use of “girls” and “women” is inclusive of all cis and trans women, non-binary, gender non-conforming, gender queer, and any female-identified folks.

All our Festival of Women* Authors in Past Years