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

Artistic Sacrifice

Three authors discuss how their characters balance the conflicting demands of art and life.

Anne Enright

Anne Enright is the author of five novels, most recently "The Green Road." "The Gathering" won the Mann-Booker Prize and "The Forgotten Waltz" won the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. In 2015, she was named the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction....

Lily King

Lily King is the author of the novels, "The Pleasing Hour," "The English Teacher," "Father of the Rain" and "Euphoria," one of the New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of 2014 and winner of the Kirkus Prize for fiction....

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Lara Prescott

Lara Prescott's debut novel "The Secrets We Kept" was an instant New York Times bestseller, a Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick and will be translated into 29 languages. Prescott received her master of fine arts degree from the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas....

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