1. This month there are lots of writers coming to UT, including Neil Schusterman. Here is what Chris Crowe says:
Neal Schusterman, author of Unwind and many other books, will be at Weber High School on Thursday night, October 4 for a public event: http://www.whs.weber.k12.ut.us/content/images/stories/Banners/NealShusterman.pdf
Two terrific YA authors and one of the sharpest YA literature experts in the US are coming to the annual convention of the Utah Council of Teachers of English. The conference will be held in Salt Lake City on Friday, October 5. Here’s more information: http://www.ucte.info/index.php/annual-conference/68-2012-annual-conference
Lois Lowry will be at the Provo City Library on Wednesday, October 10 at 7pm: http://www.provolibrary.com/calendaredit/eventdetail/2515/-/authorlink-with-lois-lowry
2. On Saturday, Ann Dee (if she is back from vacay) and I are going to be a part of Authorpalooza at the Barnes and Nobel in Orem. There will be a TON of authors there. It’s a 4-hour dealio starting at 4 pm. I will not be there the whole time. But Ann Dee likes this kind of thing and may stay an extra hour or two.
3. We have the dates for 2013 Writing and Illustrating for Young Readers
June 17-21, 2013.
So far, faculty is:
Mette Ivie Harrison
I may teacher again this year, too.
We’ll keep you informed here. 🙂