Loading…
This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
View analytic
Sunday, April 23 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Nonfiction: Lost Stories of the West, Conversation 2012

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Moderators
avatar for Miriam Pawel

Miriam Pawel

Pawel is a journalist and independent scholar and the author of two books about Cesar Chavez and the farmworker movement. Her most recent book, "The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography," won the Robert F. Kennedy Book Prize, the California Book Award Gold Medal, and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award.

Speakers
avatar for Tim Z. Hernandez

Tim Z. Hernandez

Hernandez, an award-winning poet, novelist, and performer, was born and raised in California's San Joaquin Valley. His books and research have been featured in the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, CNN, Public Radio International, and National Public Radio. He divides his time between Fresno and El Paso, where he teaches in the MFA Program in Creative Writing at the University of Texas at El Paso. His latest book is “All They Will Call You... Read More →
avatar for Christine Pelisek

Christine Pelisek

Pelisek is an award winning crime reporter who's been covering the scene, most recently for PEOPLE Magazine, for over | 17 years. "The Grim Sleeper" is her first book.
avatar for Kimball Taylor

Kimball Taylor

Taylor is the author of three books, the most recent of which is "The Coyote's Bicycle: The Untold Story of 7000 Bicycles and the Rise of a Borderland Empire.” He is a long-time contributor to Surfer magazine. His work has also appeared in Vice media, ESPN the magazine, and the Los Angeles Times.
avatar for Gabriel Thompson

Gabriel Thompson

Thompson, author of “Chasing the Harvest,” is an independent journalist who has written for the New York Times, Harper's, New York, Slate, Mother Jones, Virginia Quarterly Review, and the Nation. His articles about labor and immigration have won a number of prizes, including the Studs Terkel Media Award and the Sidney Award. His previous books are "America's Social Arsonist: Fred Ross" and "Grassroots Organizing in the Twentieth Century.”


Sunday April 23, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Hancock Foundation, Signing Area 1