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

Family Saga

An examination on how family dynamics shift and change through the generations.

Karl Marlantes

Karl Marlantes grew up in a logging town on the Oregon coast, commercial fishing with his grandfather. He graduated from Yale University and was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University before serving as a Marine in Vietnam....

J. Ryan Stradal

J. Ryan Stradal's latest novel is "The Lager Queen of Minnesota," a warm, frothy tale that became a surprise bestseller last summer and fall. Stradal's first book was "Kitchens of the Great Midwest." It won the 2016 American Booksellers Association Indie's Choice Award for Adult Debut Book of the Year....

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Nancy Turner

Arizonan Nancy Turner did not turn her attention to writing until after her children were grown, but she has since become well-known for her portrayal of women in the Old West. A graduate of the University of Arizona and Pima County Community College, her credits include "These is my Words," "Sarah's Quilt," "The Star Garden," "The Water and the Blood," and "My Name is Resolute....


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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