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

Growing up in New Mexico, Wes Choc joined the Marines during Vietnam. Working for American Automobile Association (1970-2009) he was appointed president of AAA MountainWest (MT, WY and AK) in 1992. He and wife, Carol, moved to Arizona in 2010. After earning TEFL certification, he taught English in Ecuador, and now volunteer tutors new U.S. residents in Tucson. Having worked with veterans with PTSD and other disabilities, he’s an active volunteer at Tucson’s VA Hospital. Wes has now written three nonfiction books: "Just Dust," "Inconspicuous" and "Hectic Treks."

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Scheduled events:
Indie Author Pavilion - Adult Nonfiction
Indie Author Pavilion - Adult Nonfiction (Seats 10)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Authors: Kari Wergeland, Debra Gwartney, Dawn Fried, Wes Choc, Yetta Yvette, Ginny Sollars, Laurie Rein, Mansur Johnson, Melissa Guzzetta, Lynne Ellis

Hectic Treks
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
May 2018
ISBN 9780996417945
210 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

A collection of stories about odd things that happened while traveling abroad. It's not about fancy hotels, cruise ships, or magnificent destinations. More/less

History / Biography
December 2015
ISBN 9780996417921
168 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Wes Choc sought new work as an author.. Wes befriended his neigbor, Walter Rothwell. 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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