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)

Pawan Mishra

Pawan Mishra is an award-winning author, producer, director and a leader in finance and technology industries. In Jan 2017 Huffington Post listed his novel "Coinman" as one of the best independently published fiction books of year 2016. He conceptualized, produced and directed the animation series My Teacher Hilda.

He completed his education at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. Pawan lives in Morrisville, North Carolina, with his wife, Ritu, and two daughters, Mitali and Myra.

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Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy
Fiction / Literature
Lune Spark Books
November 2015
ISBN 9780692475676
232 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

COINMAN, a thoroughly modern Indian folktale, presents a humorous portrait of a nonconformist who triumphs without trying. More/less

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Tucson Medical Center

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