Thanks to Our Sponsors for the 2015 Festival


Sincere thanks and appreciation to all the Festival presenters, venues, sponsors, advertisers and contributors, without whom this great community event would not be possible.
Special thanks to John DiSantis at Quality Printing and our media sponsors: Berkshire Magazine, The Berkshire Edge, The Shoppers Guide and The Artful Mind; and thanks to our fiscal sponsor, Bard College at Simon’s Rock.

The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers thanks our generous sponsors:

Media Sponsors

The Berkshire Edge Berkshire Magazine

Massachusetts Cultural Council


Sincere thanks to the Local Cultural Councils of Alford-Egremont, Lenox, Lee, Northern Berkshire, Washington, and West Stockbridge.


Many Thanks to Our Program Advertisers

Please support the local businesses and institutions who help make this Festival possible!


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Thanks to Our 2015 Website Advertisers

Bard Academy at Simon's Rock
Bay Path MFA
Bay Path University MFA Program
Berkshire Magazine
Quality Printing Company
Race Mountain Tree Service
How To Guide to Ebook Publishing
Webb Lydon Wealth Management
Abbie von Schlegell
Allow Yourself To Be
Berkshire Mountain Bakery
Berkshire International Film Festival
Body & Soul Day Spa
Chocolate Springs
The Spa at Cranwell
Deb Philips - Nutritionist
Gaitani NY
Heidi Skye
Images Cinema
JoAnne Spies
Linda Kaye Moses Plumdinger Studio
Lorimer Burns Ceramics
Divining Beauty
Meg Agnew
My Virtual Assistant - Mary Vasquez Slack
Shay's Lounge at the Stagecoach Tavern
Rose Tannenbaum
Rosemary Starace
Sruti Yoga Center
Susan Spiegel Solovay
Suzi Banks Baum

Thanks to our 2015 Festival venues:

Arrowhead Museum, Pittsfield
Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington
Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield
Berkshire Humane Society, Pittsfield
Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield
Berkshire Theatre Group’s Unicorn Theater, Stockbridge
Boston University Tanglewood Institute, Lenox
Boulderwood Farm, Stockbridge
Bushnell Sage Library, Sheffield
Congregation Beth Israel, North Adams
Community Access to the Arts (CATA) Great Barrington
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Pittsfield
Deb Koffman’s Artspace, Housatonic
Dewey Memorial Hall, Sheffield
First Congregational Church, Stockbridge
Good Purpose Gallery, Lee
Lenox Library, Lenox
Magic Fluke, Sheffield
Mason Library, Great Barrington
MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams
Miss Hall’s School, Pittsfield
Mission Bar & Tapas, Pittsfield
New Lebanon Library, New Lebanon, NY
No. Six Depot, West Stockbridge
The Mount, Lenox
The Triplex Cinema, Great Barrington
Otis Library, Otis
Stanmeyer Gallery and Shaker Dam Coffeehouse, West Stockbridge
South Berkshire Friends Meeting, Great Barrington
Unitarian Universalist Meeting of South Berkshire, Housatonic
West Stockbridge Historical Society, West Stockbridge
Whitney Center for The Arts, Pittsfield
Zaanti Yoga Studio, Lenox