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

The Devil Is In the Details

David Maraniss, H.K. Roy and Adam Minter all come to Tucson with books that were exhaustively researched and powerfully told. They will discuss why they searched so hard for the details ... and why the details are so important.

H.K. Roy

"Are you a CIA agent?" H.K. Roy has gotten that question a lot over the years. His response is always the same: "If I am, no one told me." It's the perfect cover story, if you think about it. In fact, he was a staff CIA operations officer (aka case officer) for 13 years, serving in Latin America and the former Yugoslavia....

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David Maraniss

David Maraniss is an associate editor at the Washington Post and a distinguished visiting professor at Vanderbilt University. He has won two Pulitzer Prizes for journalism and was a finalist three other times....

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Adam Minter

Adam Minter is the author of "Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale" and "Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade" and a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion. He lives in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia....

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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

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Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
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