What does it mean to be a family - when you are in foster care, when a parent leaves you or when you are living between two cultures? What coping mechanisms or choices shape overcoming adversities leading to survival and triumph?
|Student Union Sabino (Seats 87)
|Sat, Mar 9, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)
|Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
Mark Daley is a social activist, entrpreneur and foster parent. Daley has over two decades of experience in message devleopment, communication strategy and public policy, including as a communications director and spokesperson for then-Senator Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign....
Brittany Means is a Chicana writer and editor living in Albuquerque, N.M. A graduate of Iowa's Master of Fine Arts Nonfiction Writing Program, Means has worked with Inara Verzemnieks and Kiese Laymon....
Deborah Jackson Taffa is the director of the Master of Fine Arts creative writing program at The Institute of American Indian Arts. Her memoir, "Whiskey Tender," was named one of the most anticipated books to watch for in 2024 by Zibby Media....