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

Alice Robb is the author of "Why We Dream." It’s been recommended by Vogue, Elle, TIME, LitHub, New York and The London Evening Standard. NPR says it’s “a spirited, cogent defense of dreams and dream-telling.” An excerpt appeared on the cover of The New York Times Sunday Review.

Robb has written for The New Republic (where she was a staff writer), New York, The New Statesman, The Atlantic, Elle, Foreign Policy, The Washington Post, Vice, The BBC and British Vogue.


Scheduled events:
Hers is a Field of Dreams
There was a time when newspapers printed readers’ dreams. We will return to those days with this interactive workshop featuring journalist and author Alice Robb. She and Daily Star editor Jill Jorden Spitz will chat about Robb's new book, “Why We Dream: The Transformative Power of Our Nightly Journey.” Robb will then invite to the stage several Star readers who have sent in their dreams. What do they mean? Let's find out!

Arizona Daily Star Tent (Seats 250)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Science / Medicine / Technology
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Arizona Daily Star Store (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Alice Robb
Moderator: Jill Jorden Spitz

Why We Dream: The Transformative Power of Our Nightly Journey
Science / Medicine / Technology
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
November 2018
ISBN 9780544931213
272 pages
$27.00, INSTOCK
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Science journalist and lucid dreamer Alice Robb explores fresh, revelatory research to uncover why we dream and how we can improve our dream life. 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
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Marshall Foundation

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