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


December 19th, 1941 was my sixth birthday. It was also the day the Japanese forces invaded the Philippines where I lived. That began two and a half years of hiding in the jungles and mountains while my father, as a local underground guerilla leader, lead the fight for his countries freedom. Thirty years later I returned to help the very people who had saved my life.


Scheduled events:
Indie Author Pavilion - Adult Nonfiction
Indie Author Pavilion - Adult Nonfiction (Seats 10)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Authors: Chuck Alianza, David Jacobson, Joshua Simon, Barb Tonn, Mary Helen Ward, Barbara Strelke, Michael Herrick, Sharleen Daugherty, Shawanda Randolph, Ted Schredd

Book:
Soon Comes Sunrise
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Creat space
November 2018
ISBN 9781723592317
394 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

In 1937, American-born Carlos Alianza, then a small child, departs from California with his American mother and Filipino father to the family plantation in Calinog, Philippines. 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

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Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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