Two of today's best fiction writers, Lisa See and Luis Alberto Urrea, have received the Tucson Festival of Books Founders Award. Both are here with recent bestsellers exploring their roots. See explores the role of women in long-ago China. Urrea introduces us to a character inspired by his mother and her unique role during World War II. Both stories come from the heart and from the home.
|This event has free advance tickets. Make reservations
|Student Union North Ballroom (Seats 560)
|Sat, Mar 9, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Sales & Signing Area - Rincon Room (following presentation)
|Fiction / Literature
Lisa See is an accomplished author recognized for her compelling historical fiction novels, known for intricately weaving themes of family, culture and heritage. She has recently released her latest work, "Lady Tan's Circle of Women....
Hailed by NPR as a “master storyteller with a rock and roll heart,” Luis Alberto Urrea is a prolific, acclaimed writer who uses his dual-culture life to explore greater themes of love, loss and triumph....