University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Craig Childs

Ace Kvale

Western National Parks Association

Explorer and story-teller Craig Childs has published more than a dozen critically-acclaimed books, including his most recent, "Atlas of a Lost World: Travels in Ice Age America." He is a contributing editor for Adventure Journal Quarterly. His work has appeared in the New York Times and Los Angeles Times. Childs lives in Western Colorado and teaches writing for both University of Alaska in Anchorage and Southern New Hampshire University.

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Scheduled events:
A Conversation with Craig Childs
Where did the first people in North America come from? How did they live and thrive? Craig Childs will look at these early travelers and their artifacts, shedding new light on the Ice Age and what follows.

Science City - Main Stage (Seats 195)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Signing Area - Flandrau BookStore (Science City) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Craig Childs
Moderator: Kirk Astroth
Atlas of Our World
Earth, air, water and fire. Join Vince Beiser, Craig Childs, and Philip Connors on a journey to explore the sometimes overlooked, but fascinating ever-changing landscape of our world.

National Parks Experience (Seats 146)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - National Parks (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Vince Beiser, Craig Childs, Philip Connors
Moderator: Jim Cook

Atlas of a Lost World
Science / Medicine / Technology
Pantheon Books
May 2018
ISBN 9780307908650
$28.95, INSTORE
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House of Rain: Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest
Science / Medicine / Technology
Back Bay Books
July 2008
ISBN 9780316067546
Paperback, 512 pages
$16.00, INSTORE
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In this landmark work on the Anasazi tribes of the Southwest, naturalist Craig Childs dives head on into the mysteries of this vanished people. More/less

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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