A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Simon Winchester



Setsuko Winchester

Appearing Courtesy of Cinda M. Conroyd

Simon Winchester is the New York Times best-selling author of "The Professor and the Madman." His recent titles include "Atlantic" and "The Men Who United the States." Winchester was awarded an Order of the British Empire for his services to journalism and literature. He lives in Massachusetts and New York City.


Scheduled events:
Authors in Conversation
Authors Simon Winchester and Stephen Pyne discuss how the quest for land, ownership and discovery have shaped the modern world.

Desert Diamond Casinos Stage (Seats 1000)
Sat, Mar 6, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
History / Biography

Panelists: Stephen Pyne, Simon Winchester
Moderator: Stephen Pyne

Book:
Land
How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World
History / Biography
HarperCollins
January 2021
ISBN 9780062938336
464 pages
$29.99, INSTORE
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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

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Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
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William & Mary Ross Foundation

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Marshall Foundation

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