University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Save the date for 2018!

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

Álvaro Enrigue

Zony Maya

Álvaro Enrigue was a Cullman Center Fellow and a Fellow at the Princeton University Program in Latin American Studies. He has taught at New York University, Princeton University, the University of Maryland, and Columbia University. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Believer, The White Review, n+1, London Review of Books, El País, among others. This novel—his first translated into English—was awarded the prestigious Herralde Prize in Spain, the Elena Poniatowska International Novel Award in Mexico, and the Barcelona Prize for Fiction, and has been translated into many languages. Enrigue was born in Mexico and lives in New York City.

Scheduled events:
Writers for a New Generation
Smart, hip and witty writers who think out of the box are creating innovative formats, unconventional characters, and a new world view for readers of a new generation. Three notable authors discuss writing for the way we read now.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 120)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fiction / Literature
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Peter Ho Davies, Álvaro Enrigue, Elizabeth McKenzie
Moderator: Helene Woodhams
Timeless: Fiction without Boundaries
Two prominent novelists discuss writing books without borders, wrestling with reality, and literature that tests the limits of historical fiction.

Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Presentation Stage (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Nuestras Raices
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Koffler Patio (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Álvaro Enrigue, Luis Alberto Urrea
Moderator: Dominique Calza

Sudden Death
Nuestras Raices
Riverhead - PRH
February 2017
ISBN 9780735213449
272 pages
$16.00, INSTORE
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Washington Post Notable Book of 2016 The Times Literary Supplement Best of 2016 "Splendid" --New York Times "[A] novel without boundaries. More/less

Muerte Subita (Spanish Edition)
Nuestras Raices
April 2014
ISBN 9788433997692
Paperback, 258 pages
$26.95, INSTORE
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El poeta Francisco de Quevedo conoce al que será su protector y compañero de juerga toda la vida en un viaje delirante por los Pirineos; Cuauhtémoc, prisionero en la remota Laguna de Términos, sueña con un perro; Caravaggio cruza la plaza de San Luis de l

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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