University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Our Desert Environment in Literature: Multiple Perspectives

The unique geographical, cultural, historical and ecological features of the desert southwest are highlighted in books for children and adolescents. Text sets organized around these perspectives will be shared along with instructional strategies and examples of both exemplar and problematic books.

Tracy Smiles

Tracy Smiles is a retired elementary and middle school teacher and professor Literacy and Teacher Education.

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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 Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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