Authors & Speakers

Mary Fitzpatrick

East Pasadena Poets
Interlude reading:
“What to Do from Confinement”
Saturday, May 15, 12:50pm – 1:00pm

Gerda Govine Ituarte

Pasadena Rose Poets
Interlude readings:
“Visit to Godfather’s”
Saturday, May 15, 2:50pm – 3:00pm
“Mothers Who Carry Their Own Water”
Sunday, May 16,  3:50pm – 4:00pm
Alterations | Thread Light Through Eye of Storm
and
Pasadena Rose Poets Poetry Collection 2019

Lynell George

“Speculative Los Angeles”
Panelist
Saturday, May 15, 5:00pm – 5:50pm
After/Image: Los Angeles Outside the Frame
and
A Handful of Earth, A Handful of Sky: The World of Octavia E. Butler

Denise Hamilton

“Speculative Los Angeles”
Moderator
Saturday, May 15, 5:00pm – 5:50pm
Los Angeles Noir
and
Los Angeles Noir 2: The Classics

Tobi Harper

“Publishers’ Roundtable”
Panelist
Sunday, May 16, 5:00pm – 5:50pm
Red Hen Press
Deputy Director

Rachel Harper

“Writing While Black”
Panelist
Saturday, May 15, 3:00pm – 3:50pm
Brass Ankle Blues
and
This Side of Providence

Tracy Holczer

“Modern Kid Lit: Writing from the Heart”
Panelist
Sunday, May 16, 2:00pm – 2:50pm
Brave in the Woods
and
Everything Else in the Universe

Arminé Iknadossian

Zephyr Poets
Interlude reading:
“California Love Poem”
Saturday, May 15, 1:50pm – 2:00pm
All That Wasted Fruit

Arlene Inouye (UTLA)

“Stories of the New Unionism”
Panelist
Saturday, May 15, noon – 12:50pm

Chip Jacobs

“The Twists and Turns of True Crime”
Panelist
Sunday, May 16, noon – 12:50pm
The Darkest Glare: A True Story of Murder, Blackmail, and Real Estate Greed in 1979 Los Angeles
and
Arroyo

Rafael Jaime (UAW)

“Stories of the New Unionism”
Panelist
Saturday, May 15, noon – 12:50pm

Lois P. Jones

East Pasadena Poets
Interlude reading: “Apple”
Saturday, May 15, 12:50pm – 1:00pm
Night Ladder
and
A Chaos of Angels

Kathleen Kaufman

“Speculative Los Angeles”
Panelist
Saturday, May 15, 5:00pm – 5:50pm
Hag
and
Diabhal: Diabhal Book 1

Ron Koertge

Interlude reading:
“An Uneasy Trance Will Never Break”
Saturday, May 15, 1:50pm – 2:00pm
Olympusville
and
Vampire Planet

Beverly LaFontaine

East Pasadena Poets
Interlude Reading:
“My Skin Is Not Enough to Keep Me Warm”
Saturday, May 15, 12:50pm – 1:00pm

Rajani LaRocca

“Modern Kid Lit: Writing from the Heart”
Panelist
Sunday, May 16, 2:00pm – 2:50pm
Bracelets for Bina’s Brothers
and
Red, White, and Whole

Elline Lipkin

East Pasadena Poets
Interlude reading:
“I Think of the Lipsticks”
Sunday, May 16, 2:50pm – 3:00pm
Girls’ Studies: Seal Studies
and
The Errant Thread

Jinghuan Liu Tervalon

“Don’t Hit Repeat”
Moderator
Sunday, May 16, 3:00pm – 3:50pm
RunnersWorld.com

Julia Long

Interlude:
Saturday, May 15, 12:50pm – 1:00pm
Pasadena Walking Tours
Courtesy of the Pasadena Village Association

Deborah A. Lott

“Our SoCal DNA”
Panelist
Saturday, May 15, 1:00pm – 1:50pm
Don’t Go Crazy without Me
and
In Session: The Bond between Women and Their Therapists