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Can't join us on May 1?  Register to receive the links to the recordings!

We are making  this event free this year to make it as accessible as possible but please consider donating to support the festival and the purchase of books for the Norman Berman Children's Library at the Jewish Public Library.

Registration will give you access to all of the event's panels. Zoom access will be sent to you by email after registration.  Session recordings will be available for a limited time to registrants ONLY.


Meet the largest lineup of authors and performers ever presented at MTLYAFEST.

Our Schedule includes

  • An Opening Keynote by Gavriel Savit

  • A Closing Keynote by Monique Polak

  • Moderating by special guest Sonali Karnick

  • Live readings by Prajwala Dixit and Wab Kinew

  • Musical performances by Victoria Carbol and Nina Segalowitz

  • A writing workshop featuring Monique Polak and JF Dubeau

  • and a wide range of panels featuring graphic novels, LGBTQ+ voices, contemporary novels, historical fiction, fantasy, social justice themes, and Jewish voices.  


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