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

Hear This: All About Audiobooks

Audiobooks are skyrocketing in popularity. This panel of authors will discuss the experience of narrating their own work and hearing someone else bring their book to life.

Claire Gerus

Claire Gerus has been editor-in-chief of two publishing houses and worked for seven major publishers, including Harlequin, Rodale, Random House, Doubleday, John Wiley, Kensington and Adams Media. She is presently working as a literary agent and book development consultant in Arizona....

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Philip Miller

Philip Miller has been involved in audiobook production for almost 10 years. He started in the industry as an editor before becoming an in-studio director and mastering engineer. He currently offers his services as a freelancer and is also the production coordinator and casting director for Deyan Audio, the country's largest independent producer of audiobooks....

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Chris Rush

Chris Rush is an award-winning artist and designer, whose work is held in various museum collections, including The Phoenix Art Museum and The Tucson Museum of Art. His writing has appeared in Harper's Magazine and The New York Times....

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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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