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


Joanna Luloff received her MFA from Emerson College and her Ph.D. from the University of Missouri. Before graduate school, she served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Baddegama, Sri Lanka. Her short stories and essays have appeared in The Missouri Review, Western Humanities Review, The Cincinnati Review, Memorious and New South, and her collection The Beach at Galle Road was published by Algonquin Books in October 2012. "Remind Me Again What Happened" is her debut novel. She is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Colorado, Denver.


Scheduled events:
New Voices, New Choices
A stunning number of new voices made themselves heard this year, and three of the loudest will help launch our festival this morning. Daniel Gumbiner was long-listed for a National Book Award. R.O. Kwon offered a runaway best-seller. Joanna Luloff crashed the party with a remarkable second novel, ""Remind Me Again What Happened." Help us welcome 3 of the bright new lights of popular literature!

Student Union Kachina (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Fiction / Literature
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Daniel Gumbiner, R.O. Kwon, Joanna Luloff
Moderator: Amira Makansi
When Memory Fails
Our memories help us define who we are. We know our family, friends and inner beliefs all because of what the brain remembers for us. So what do we do when we no longer have our memories to guide us? Leif Enger, Mary Kubica and Joanna Luloff asked their characters those very questions.

UA BookStore (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Leif Enger, Mary Kubica, Joanna Luloff
Moderator: Marta Ketchel
On the Edge of Your Seat
Adrienne Celt, Mary Kubica and Joanna Luloff have crafted richly detailed, highly dramatic stories bring you into the room — and to the edge of your seat. "What do I do now?!" Well, ask Celt, Kubica and Luloff!

Student Union Kachina (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Multigenre
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Adrienne Celt, Mary Kubica, Joanna Luloff
Moderator: Thom Plasse

Books:
Remind Me Again What Happened
Fiction / Literature
Algonquin
June 2018
ISBN 9781565129221
288 pages
$26.95, INSTORE
Buy now

“There is a smudge where my memory is supposed to be.” Claire wakes in a hospital room in the Florida Keys. More/less

The Beach at Galle Road
Fiction / Literature
Algonquin
October 2012
ISBN 9781565129214
288 pages
$22.95, OUTOFSTOCK
Buy now

When rumors of civil war between the ruling Sinhalese and the Tamils in the northern sector of Sri Lanka reach those who live in the south, somehow it seems not to be happening in their own country. 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

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Marshall Foundation

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