March 12-13 2022, 9:30-5:30, on the beautiful University of Arizona campus!

Authors In Conversation with Paul Rees and Gregory McNamee on 10/26!

Festival Staff / April 26, 2021

Join us on Tuesday, October 26 at 12pm Arizona time (3pm EST) for a conversation with author Paul Rees as he discusses his new book, a definitive biography of John Mellencamp, the iconic American rock and roll original, featuring exclusive in-depth interviews and never-before-told details. This discussion will be moderated by Gregory McNamee.

Register for the event here.

Paul Rees has written about music for more than 20 years. In that time, he has interviewed everyone from Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, and Madonna to Bono and AC/DC. Rees is the author of "Robert Plant: A Life," and served as Editor of two of the United Kingdom’s most successful and long-standing music publications, Q and Kerrang!. He lives in Scotland.

Gregory McNamee is a writer, journalist, editor, photographer and publisher. His recent work is "Frommer's Arizona and the Grand Canyon."

This event is sponsored by Bookmans.

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

Key Sponsors

Marshall Foundation

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