Tucson Festival of Books

Armando Lucas Correa (he/him)


Armando Lucas Correa is an award-winning journalist, editor, author and the recipient of several awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Publications. He is the author of the international bestseller "The German Girl," which is now being translated into 17 languages and published in more than 30 countries. With his latest book, "The Night Travelers," Correa was awarded with the Cintas Foundation Fellowship for Creative Writing. He lives in New York City with his husband and their three children. 

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Awards: With The Night Travelers I was awarded with the Cintas Foundation Fellowship for Creative Writing

Communities: LGBTQ+, Hispanic or Latinx


Scheduled events:
Writing Across Time & Space
In this session, three authors will share their thoughts on historical fiction, from the Philippines in World War II to the Jazz Age in N.Y.C. to the Cuban Revolution to the 1930s in California.

Koffler Room 204 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 4, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Fiction / Literature
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Armando Lucas Correa, Susan Meissner, Kitty Zeldis
Moderator: Jeffrey Ronstadt
Motherhood & Laborious Times
Jennifer Coburn, Armando Lucas Correa and Sadeqa Johnson come to the festival with stories about mothers and mothers-to-be, each of whom must navigate particularly difficult circumstances -- from fraught race relations to world wars.

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 4, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Fiction / Literature
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Jennifer Coburn, Armando Lucas Correa, Sadeqa Johnson
Moderator: Ashley Hansen

Books:
The Night Travelers
A Novel
Fiction / Literature
Atria Books
January 2023
ISBN 9781501187988
368 pages

The German Girl
A Novel
Fiction / Literature
Simon and Schuster
August 2017
ISBN 9781501121234
343 pages