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

Shobha Rao, Ingrid Rojas Contreras and Ron Querry will explore the unique bonds of sisters and the determination they have to keep their families together.

Ron Querry

Ron Querry is the author of a half-dozen books, including the award-winning novel "The Death of Bernadette Lefthand." He has a Ph.D. in American Studies from the University of New Mexico and his writing frequently depicts the intersection of white and native worlds....

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Shobha Rao

Shobha Rao moved to the United States from India at the age of seven. She is the winner of the 2014 Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Fiction, awarded by Nimrod International Journal and is the recipient of the Elizabeth George Foundation fellowship....

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Ingrid Rojas Contreras

Ingrid Rojas Contreras was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. Her first novel "Fruit of the Drunken Tree" is an Indie Next selection, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, and a New York Times editor's choice....

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