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May 21, 2018

Has Medicine Failed the Intersex Community and can literature save it? Gregorio, PhD, author of the Lambda Literary Award Finalist, "None of the Above", discusses her journey from urologist to young adult writer to intersex advocate. Gregorio, PhD, is a practicing surgeon by day, masked avenging YA writer by night.

She is proud to be a board member of interACT: English Department Readings and Award Ceremony followed by a Reception Join us for this annual event honoring the strongest writing by Drexel undergraduate students, hosted by Drexel professors Gail D. Rosen and Fred Siegel. Micro-Workshops in fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction Chose two out of three genres poetry, fiction and creative non-fiction to explore in quick, exciting sessions where you will create new work on the spot!

Short story author Robert Finegan will lead the fiction workshop. Poet and novelist Harriet Millan will lead the poetry workshop. Writers Room presents Tripod: People, Places, Portraits Participants in this Canon sponsored project - undergraduate students, local high school students and community members - will be presenting on the group projects that they have created, using words and photographs to collaboratively document the West Philly neighborhoods and the lives they are living within them together.

See the photos and hear about the stories and the project. Hosted by author and Drexel English professor Kirsten Kaschock. Developing a Virtual [Writing] Self: Fun, Form, and Fact Checking: Participants include an improviser, an editor and a fact-checker. Using Everyday Material to Evoke Complex Human Experience The study of food is unique—the only safely fully multi-sensory area of investigation that does not merely benefit from, but relies on all disciplines.

In this session we start with simple culinary objects and use them to write to the rich complexity of human experience. Following the demonstration, participants will get a chance to play the games and ask the game designers questions. All proceeds from the Festival are directed to improving literacy rates in Southern Arizona.

Please support our sponsors at every opportunity The seventh Tucson Festival of Books Literary Awards is now accepting fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for the competitions. Interested in participating in the Festival? Learn more about how publications may be considered for the upcoming Festival. If you are interested to volunteer for the TFOB, please add your name to our volunteer list. Registration will open in January , first for Friends of the Festival.

Have you volunteered with the Tucson Festival of Books in the last 10 years? We couldn't have done it without you and 5, others. Search for your name in our giant volunteer name panorama image. Have you ever wondered who attended the Festival in the past? Now you can see the list of authors who have made the Tucson Festival of Books a destination for writers and readers alike!

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