DimeStories at LA Times Book Festival!Posted by: JennAlbQ | Posted on: April 15, 2012
If you’ll be at the LA Times Book Festival next weekend– the biggest and best book festival in the nation, check out these events:
DimeStories Founder Amy Wallen will moderate a panel, “Memoir: Over the Edge” at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 21. Amy says, “I am honored (and giddy) to moderator the panel with these stellar authors”:
Cheryl Strayed, Author of Wild
Dinah Lenney, Author of Bigger Than Life, a Murder a Memoir
Charles Shaw, Author of Exile Nation: Prisons, Politics, Drugs, and Spirituality
Emma Forrest, Author of Your Voice in My Head
DimeStories Showcase on the Etc. Stage at 11 am on Saturday, April 21
Featured authors include:
Ben Loory, Stories for the Nighttime and Some for the Day (Penguin, 2011)
Jill Badonsky, creativity coach and author of The Awe-Manac, A Daily Dose of Wonder and The Nine Modern-Day Muses (and a Bodyguard), plus more to come!
In addition these local DimeStories regulars will be reading their selected works:
From Orange County: Terry Black, Cindy Frazier, Ed Kaufman, Niki Smart
From San Diego: Shannon Bates, Tony Bonds, Ed Coonce, Kelli Wescott
From Albuquerque: Jennifer Simpson and Georgia Santa Maria
Please come give them all your tremendous support!