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For event details, author bios, links, resources, and loads more, SELECT A FESTIVAL EVENT DATE FROM THE MENU AT LEFT. All events in Griffin Gate, Bldg 60, located at the top of the staircase from Parking Lot 7, across from the bookstore. For our off-campus guests attending LAF events, complimentary parking permit codes are currently available in Directions & Info. Input the code in any parking lot kiosk to obtain a dashboard parking permit good for one day.

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Calendar At-a-Glance
All events held in Griffin Gate, southwest outside corner of Student Center, Bldg 60.

Monday/April 23

11AM-12:15PM author JIM RULAND reading and book signing

7-8:15PM NEW VOICES student reading


Tuesday/April 24

11AM-12:15PM ZINE FEST hosted by Margarat Nee of Grrrl Zines-a-Go-Go  

7-8:15PM poet ADA LIMON reading and book signing


Wednesday/April 25

2-3:15PM STUDENT SLAM COMPETITION hosted by Gill Sotu

7-8:15PM WE NEED DIVERSE BOOKS panel discussion YA author Cindy Pon & poet Janine Joseph


Thursday/April 26

11AM-12:15PM WHY LITERATURE MATTERS student panel


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Thank you to our LAF supporters...

PW logoWACC logoThe events of the 22nd Annual Literary Arts Festival are made possible in part by Poets & Writers through grants it has received from The James Irvine Foundation and the Hearst Foundations, by the support of WACC, the World Arts & Cultures Committee of Grossmont College, and by the many patrons who have generously contributed to the Foundation for Grossmont and Cuyamaca College’s Creative Writing Fund. 



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