Litquake is partnering with the Oshman Family Jewish Community Center to host Litquake Palo Alto on Sunday March 13th from 3 to 8PM. Litquake Palo Alto is a free literary festival celebrating books, ideas, and community. The festival will feature dozens of authors participating in various panels and Q&As, including keynote speaker Joyce Carol Oates. Topics covered will include Cross-Cultural Literature, Women in Politics, Historical Fiction, Men-moirs: Personal Tales by Guys, Cookbook Authors and Jewbus/Bujews (Jewish Buddhism). Various workshops will be available for kids and teens, and guests are welcome to participate in a ‘Blues, Booze & Schmooze’ social.