University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

All in the Family

All unhappy families are unhappy in their own ways, and nowhere is this more abundantly clear than in bestselling mysteries by Heather Chavez, Joanna Schaffhausen and Sharon Short. As we will learn, crime can take root in toxic families.

Heather Chavez

Heather Chavez is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley’s English literature program and has worked as a newspaper reporter, editor and contributor to mystery and television blogs....

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Joanna Schaffhausen

Joanna Schaffhausen wields a mean scalpel, sharp skills she developed in her years studying neuroscience. She has a doctorate in psychology, which reflects her long-standing interest in the brain ― how it develops and the many ways it can go wrong....

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Jess Montgomery

Jess Montgomery is the Literary Life columnist for the Dayton Daily News and Executive Director of the renowned Antioch Writers' Workshop in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Based on early chapters of her novel "My One Square Inch of Alaska," Montgomery was awarded an Ohio Arts Council individual artist's grant for literary arts and the John E....

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