Northern Arizona Book Festival
April 24-26, 2009
My personal pick of Festival events is:
Indefatigable Influence: An Exploration of the Grand Canyons' Influence on the Visual and Literary Artists and Writers Past & Present on Saturday, at 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., April 25, 2009.
Regionalist, Rod Parnell will moderate a discussion panel examining the ways in which environment (specifically the Grand Canyon and Mogollon Rim) have influenced artists from the Ancient inhabitants of the region to present. The panel will consist of an array of painters, photographers, poets, essayist, and historians, including Bruce Aiken, Wayne Ranney, Steve and Lois Hirst.
Admission: Free – Event sponsored by the Arizona Humanities Council.
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Note: The Orpheum Theater will be closing on April 26, 2009, after the showing of Film: "The American Southwest: Are We Running Dry?".