University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Laura Stanfill

Kitta Bodmer

Laura Stanfill is an award-winning journalist and the publisher of Forest Avenue Press. Publisher's Weekly designated her as a 2017 Star Watch honoree, and she founded the Main Street Writers Movement. Laura serves on the PubWest Board of Directors, the Atelier26 Books advisory board and is an active member of the Independent Book Publishers Association, Cascadia Publishers, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association and Women in Portland Publishing.

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Scheduled events:
Workshop: Connect with Your Reading Tribe
Out there are readers and fans of your books and supporters of your writing dream. Find out how to reach your most loyal supporters and learn how to keep them. Assistive listening devices available.

Integrated Learning Center Room 151 (Seats 28, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Book / Movie Biz
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Angela Bole, Claire McKinney, Laura Stanfill
Independent & Small Press Publishing
Owners of small presses and executives from independent and small press trade associations discuss the future of the industry, and how to take small presses from local to national. Assistive listening devices available.

Student Union Tucson Room (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 11, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Book / Movie Biz
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Angela Bole, Kristina Makansi, Laura Stanfill

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

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

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company

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