We welcome members of the press who wish to cover TWFest, and we will provide all the information you need to write a great story!

More than the usual book festival, TWFest also includes music, theatre, culinary and cocktail events, along with French Quarter walking tours and an entire slate of programming that focuses on our namesake, Tennessee Williams. If you're looking for a story, you'll find one at TWFest.

Here are links to everything you need to know about covering TWFest 2023, and if you have any questions, email our publicist, Reine Dugas at


Our Festival Press Release is HERE

PRESS PASS APPLICATION – fill this out so we’ll know what you’re hoping to cover and Reine will be in touch. Required if you'd like passes to any of our events.

ABOUT THE FEST - a two-page brochure about our organization, including digital media stats.

PRESS KIT – this DropBox folder has everything related to TWFest 2023, including logos, headshots, bios, and previous fest photos.

PROGRAMMING OVERVIEW – details about our programming, including educational outreach, community events, and partnerships.

PREVIOUS FESTIVAL PROGRAMS – several past program books to help you understand our events schedule.