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

We're All Gonna Die!

Will it be by zombies, nanobots, sharknado, Daleks or Dr. Evil? Let's play a game! Writers play Exquisite Corpse and make up a story on the spot. A lighthearted look at the end of it all as authors riff on their favorite doomsday scenarios. And maybe offer some hope. Bring your own crazed ideas to add to the melee.

Annalee Newitz

Annalee Newitz is an American journalist and author of fiction and nonfiction. Newitz is the recipient of a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has written for Popular Science, The New Yorker, and The Washington Post....

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Tochi Onyebuchi

Tochi Onyebuchi holds a bachelor's degree from Yale University, a master's of fine arts in screenwriting from New York University, a master's degree in global economic law from L'institut d'études politiques and a law degree from Columbia Law School....

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Chuck Wendig

Chuck Wendig is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of "Star Wars: Aftermath," as well as the Miriam Black thrillers, the Atlanta Burns books, "Zeroes," "Invasive," and "Wanderers....

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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

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

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