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Festival of Books 2013

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Ticket Type Price Fee Quantity
Festival of Books pre-paid Valet Parking – Saturday
Pre-paid pass for Valet parking at the Festival of Books - limited quantity available
$20.00 $0.00
Festival of Books pre-paid Valet Parking – Sunday
Pre-paid pass for Valet parking at the Festival of Books - limited quantity available
$20.00 $0.00
Conversation 1011 - Saturday, 11:00 AM, Hancock Foundation
History: American Arguments
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1012 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, Hancock Foundation
History: The Long Green View
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1013 - Saturday, 2:00 PM, Hancock Foundation
Nonfiction: Violence on the Page
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1014 - Saturday, 3:30 PM, Hancock Foundation
From the Front Lines of the Culture Wars
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1021 - Saturday, 10:30 AM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
The Body and the Brain: Food Health and Self-Care
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1022 - Saturday, 12:00 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Does Race Matter? Publishing as a Writer of Color
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1023 - Saturday, 1:30 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Why Did the Writer Cross the Genre?
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1024 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
The Role of the Political Cartoon
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1025 - Saturday, 4:30 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Plants, Maps and Lesbians: Explorations in Early Modern Culture
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1031 - Saturday, 10:30 AM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Poetry in the Moment
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1032 - Saturday, 12:00 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Fiction: Dysfunction Junction
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1033 - Saturday, 1:30 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Nonfiction: A Singular Passion
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1034 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Crime Fiction: Don't Say a Word
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1035 - Saturday, 4:30 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Fiction: The Family You Choose
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1041 - Saturday, 11:00 AM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Publishing from Soup to Nuts
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1042 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Crime Fiction: What We Can't Tell You
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1043 - Saturday, 2:00 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Graphic Novels: Drawing the Story
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1044 - Saturday, 3:30 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Feathers & Fur: Cute Animal Tails
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1045 - Saturday, 5:00 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Publishing: Fresh Blood
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1051 - Saturday, 11:00 AM, Bovard Auditorium
Margaret Atwood in Conversation with Michael Silverblatt
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1052 - Saturday, 1:00 PM, Bovard Auditorium
Carol Burnett in Conversation with Mary McNamara
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1053 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Bovard Auditorium
Mortal Instruments on Page & Screen: Cassandra Clare & Harald Zwart Interviewed by Nicole Sperling
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1061 - Saturday, 10:30 AM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Sands of Strife: The Changing Middle East
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1062 - Saturday, 12:00 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Chris Columbus & Ned Vizzini, authors of House of Secrets, in Conversation with Rebecca Keegan
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1063 - Saturday, 1:30 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Orson Scott Card in Conversation with Aaron Johnston
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1064 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Inner Self: Faith & Gay Identity
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1065 - Saturday, 4:30 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom in Conversation with Robin Abcarian
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1071 - Saturday, 11:00 AM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Fiction: Cultural Coming of Age
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1072 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Fiction From the 22nd Century
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1073 - Saturday, 2:00 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
The State of the Plate: Out of the Factory, Into the Field
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1074 - Saturday, 3:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Fiction: With a Sideways Glance
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1081 - Saturday, 10:30 AM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Big Science
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1082 - Saturday, 12:00 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Fiction: The Social Novel
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1083 - Saturday, 1:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Fiction: Looking for Trouble
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1084 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Children's Books: Words, Wit & Pics
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1085 - Saturday, 4:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Holocaust Lives
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1091 - Saturday, 10:30 AM, Norris Theater
Fiction: Setting & Story
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1092 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, Norris Theater
Biography: American Icons, Complicated Heroes
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1093 - Saturday, 2:30 PM, Norris Theater
History: Telling Hollywood Tales
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1094 - Saturday, 4:00 PM, Norris Theater
Young Adult Fiction: The Outer Limits
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1111 - Saturday, 11:00 AM, Annenberg Auditorium
Science: Behave-Your-Self
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1112 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, Annenberg Auditorium
Poetry Matters: Public Sorry and Private Grief
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1113 - Saturday, 2:00 PM, Annenberg Auditorium
Writing for Teens & Tweens: Sagas & Series
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1114 - Saturday, 3:30 PM, Annenberg Auditorium
Fiction: The Home Front
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1122 - Saturday, 12:00 PM, Taper Hall 101
Current Events: American Disunion
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1123 - Saturday, 1:30 PM, Taper Hall 101
Ed Bacon in Conversation with Patt Morrison
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1124 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Taper Hall 101
William Freidkin in Conversation with Christopher Goffard
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1125 - Saturday, 4:30 PM, Taper Hall 101
Fiction: The Ties that Bind
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1131 - Saturday, 11:00 AM, Taper Hall 201
Young Adult Fiction: Danger & Determination
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1132 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, Taper Hall 201
Serious Science: Stunning Stories
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1133 - Saturday, 2:00 PM, Taper Hall 201
Memoir: Close to the Bone
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1134 - Saturday, 3:30 PM, Taper Hall 201
Writing American Identity
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1142 - Saturday, 12:00 PM, Davidson Continuing Education Center
Kevin Starr in Conversation with William Deverell
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1144 - Saturday, 3:00 PM, Davidson Continuing Education Center
Humor: Vastly Inappropriate
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 1145 - Saturday, 4:30 PM, Davidson Continuing Education Center
The Story Behind the Story: The L.A. Times & Accountability Journalism
$1.00 $0.00
Screening 1151 - Saturday, 12:30 PM, School of Cinematic Arts, Ray Stark Family Theatre
Highlights from the new series "Orange is the New Black" presented by Netflix Q & A to follow with series creator Jenji Kohan, author Piper Kerman, and stars Taylor Schilling and Danielle Brooks
$1.00 $0.00
Screening 1152 - Saturday, 2:30 PM, School of Cinematic Arts, Ray Stark Family Theatre
All-new episode "Summertime Blues" from "Littlest Pet Shop" presented by The Hub Network. Q & A to follow with Julie McNally Cahill and Tim Cahill.
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2011 - Sunday, 11:00 AM, Hancock Foundation
History: The Cold War - Hollywood & Beyond
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2012 - Sunday, 12:30 PM, Hancock Foundation
The Politics of Parenting
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2013 - Sunday, 2:00 PM, Hancock Foundation
Nonfiction: Landscapes Real & Imagined
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2014 - Sunday, 3:30 PM, Hancock Foundation
Current Events: Legalizing Mary Jane
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2021 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Poetry and Place in the 21st Century
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2022 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Sustainability in a Global Economy
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2023 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Living and Writing Los Angeles
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2024 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Hoffman Hall, presented by USC
Gender, Sex and the Politics of Pop Culture
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2031 - Sunday, 11:00 AM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Poetry: The Art of the Line
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2032 - Sunday, 12:30 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Crime Fiction: Secrets & Spies
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2033 - Sunday, 2:00 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
The Politics of Poetry
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2034 - Sunday, 3:30 PM, Andrus Gerontology Center
Fiction: Immigrant Stories
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2041 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Middle Grade Fiction: The Beauty in the Everyday
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2042 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Fiction: Novel Narrators
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2043 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Crime Fiction: And Another Thing - Stories in Series
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2044 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Salvatori Computer Science Center 101
Publishing: The Technological Frontier
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2051 - Sunday, 11:00 AM, Bovard Auditorium
Joyce Carol Oates in Conversation with Patt Morrison
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2052 - Sunday, 1:00 PM, Bovard Auditorium
Anna Quindlen in Conversation with Karen Grigsby Bates
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2053 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Bovard Auditorium
TBD with Steve Lopez
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2061 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Current Events: Guns in America
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2062 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Current Events: Today's Dangerous World
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2063 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
Young Adult Fiction: Love & Vengeance, Real & Unreal
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2064 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Ronald Tutor Campus Center
John Scalzi in Conversation with Richard Kadrey
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2071 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Nonfiction: Reporting the Story
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2072 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Young Adult Fiction: Call Me, Maybe?
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2073 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Nonfiction: The Culture of Culture
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2074 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 123
Fiction: Unheard Stories
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2081 - Sunday, 11:00 AM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Fiction: Fantastical Visions
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2082 - Sunday, 12:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Children's Books: Dynamically Drawn Stories
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2083 - Sunday, 2:00 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Pictures on the Page: The Art of the Children's Book
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2084 - Sunday 3:30 PM, Seeley G. Mudd 124
Nonfiction: People & Place
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2091 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Norris Theater
Great Balls of Fire: Sports & Sports Writing
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2092 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Norris Theater
Fiction: Inside Hollywood
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2093 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Norris Theater
Fiction: Tangled Lives
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2094 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Norris Theater
Fiction: Body Heat
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2111 - Sunday, 11:00 AM, Annenberg Auditorium
Man on Wire: Philippe Petit presents "Why Knot?"
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2112 - Sunday, 12:30 PM, Annenberg Auditorium
Tell Me Everything: The Oral History in Popular Culture
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2113 - Sunday, 2:00 PM, Annenberg Auditorium
Fiction: True Grit
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2114 - Sunday, 3:30 PM, Annenberg Auditorium
Nonfiction: LA Style
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2121 - Sunday, 11:00 AM, Taper Hall 101
Fiction: There Be Dragons!
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2122 - Sunday, 12:30 PM, Taper Hall 101
Fiction: Struggles & Strengths
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2123 - Sunday, 2:00 PM, Taper Hall 101
Fiction: Dearest Mommies
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2124 - Sunday, 3:30 PM, Taper Hall 101
Not Just Writing Good: Writing Well
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2131 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Taper Hall 201
Crime Fiction: City of Angels
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2132 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Taper Hall 201
Memoir: Unearthing the Roots
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2133 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Taper Hall 201
The Art of the Short Story
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2134 - Sunday, 3:00 PM, Taper Hall 201
Nonfiction: Sounds & Visions
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2141 - Sunday, 10:30 AM, Davidson Continuing Education Center
History: Fight the Power
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2142 - Sunday, 12:00 PM, Davidson Continuing Education Center
Maria Semple & Molly Ringwald in Conversation with Carolyn Kellogg
$1.00 $0.00
Conversation 2143 - Sunday, 1:30 PM, Davidson Continuing Education Center
Jamaica Kincaid in Conversation with Hector Tobar
$1.00 $0.00
Screening 2152 - Sunday, 2:00 PM, School of Cinematic Arts, Ray Stark Family Theatre
Screening of "Peeples" (Lionsgate) presented by the Los Angeles Film Festival
$1.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Spend a fun-filled weekend at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on April 20 and 21 at USC. Get to know famous authors and celebrities, see culinary greats create their latest recipes, catch screenings and live music, enjoy cultural entertainment and much more.
 
April 20-21, 2013

Sat., 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sun., 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Festival of Books will be held at:
University of Southern California at the intersection of Exposition Boulevard and South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089.


General attendance is free! All outdoor stages and activities are free. Only indoor Conversations require tickets.

Online ticket sales for Festival of Books Conversations end at 6:00 AM on the day of the Conversation. Additional tickets for Conversations are available on the day of the Conversation at the Festival of Books ticketing booth # 464, up to 30 minutes before each Conversation while supplies last. Saturday Conversation tickets can only be picked up on Saturday, and Sunday Conversation ticktes can only be picked up on Sunday. 
 
Parking at the USC campus will be $10.
 
Make sure to follow the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on Twitter and Facebook for live traffic and parking updates.

Have questions about Festival of Books 2013? Contact Los Angeles Times

Where


University of Southern California - University Park Campus

Los Angeles, CA 90089


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