University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Christina Nealson

Adventuress Christina Nealson is author of five books and photographer of four. Her honors include Colorado Book Award finalist, La Femme de Prose Quill Award Finalist and Focus on Women Magazine Author of the Year. Photojournalist assignments have taken her to Africa, Central American and throughout the West from Alaska to the tip of the Baja. Her travel companions are Teak the Lab and Hobo the maramalade adventure Cat. A self-proclaimed womad (woman nomad), she's been fulltime on the road for fourteen years.

Her books include: Wild Road Home: Memoir of an Adventuress; Drive Me Wild: A Western Odyssey (CO Book Award Finalist); Living on the Spine: A Woman's Life in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and New Mexico's Sanctuaries, Retreats and Sacred Places.Her essays and articles have appeared in numerous books and magazines, including Santa Fe Magazine, High Country News and Arizona Wildlife Views.

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Wild Road Home: Memoir of an Adventuress
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Wildwords Publication - Createspace
September 2017
ISBN 9781974465729
Paperback, 226 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

She’s not sure where she's going but that's okay. Traveling solo, she hands intuition the wheel and heeds the call to trust. More/less

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