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)

Telling Stories from “The Other’s” Point of View

Hernan Diaz author of "In the Distance," musician and author of “Purchase” Christopher Doyle, and Jason Makansi author of "The Moment Before” will discuss telling and writing stories from the “other’s” point of view. Assistive listening devices available.

Hernan Diaz

Hernan Diaz is the author of "Borges" and "Between History and Eternity." He is the managing editor of RHM and associate director of the Hispanic Institute at Columbia University. He lives in New York....

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Christopher Doyle

Christopher Kritwise Doyle grew up in Brunswick, Maryland, a small town nestled on the banks of the Potomac River and the Blue Ridge Mountains. After receiving his MFA from the University of Baltimore, he has written about the origins of country music, an embattled elementary school principal in urban America and the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal....

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Jason Makansi

Jason Makansi, author of four non-fiction books relating to business, energy/environmental issues and mathematical modeling, has published short stories in a variety of literary journals and collections....

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