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

Fantastic History


Magic, ghosts, time warps and steampunk mix in historical settings such as 1890s Arizona territory, 1918 Philadelphia and Victorian-era England and Japan. Remaking history with a magical or supernatural twist.


Panelists
Téa Obreht

Téa Obreht is the author of "The Tiger’s Wife," a finalist for the National Book Award and winner of the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction. An international bestseller, it has sold over a million copies worldwide, with rights sold in 37 countries....

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Natasha Pulley

Natasha Pulley studied English Literature at Oxford University. After stints working at Waterstones as a bookseller, then at Cambridge University Press as a publishing assistant in the astronomy and maths departments, she did the creative writing master's at the University of East Anglia....

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Mindy Tarquini

Mindy Tarquini grew up convinced that there are other worlds just one giant step to the left of where she’s standing. Author of the critically-acclaimed and award-winning books, "Hindsight," "The Infinite Now" and "Deepest Blue," Tarquini’s writing has been featured in Writer’s Digest, BookPage, Hypable, Thrive Global and other venues....

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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Party Rental Companies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
Tucson Electric Power Co.

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