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17 September 2012 @ 12:24 pm
More Incredible ALAN Authors  
Here is the line up for Tuesday morning of ALAN.

8:00-8:15 Membership Chair & TAR Editors

Karin Perry, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX

Steve Bickmore, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Jacqueline Bach, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Melanie Hundley, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN



8:15-8:45 Fascinated with Serial Killers

Barry Lyga, I Hunt Killers, Courtesy of Little, Brown

Dan Wells, I Don’t Want To Kill You, Courtesy of TOR

Derf Backderf, My Friend Jeffrey Dahmer, Courtesy of Abrams



Chaired by: Jeff Harr, Theodore Roosevelt High School, Kent, OH



8:45-9:20 Graphic Novels

Faith Erin Hicks, Friends with Boys, Courtesy of Macmillian

Mark Siegel, Sailor Twain, Courtesy of First Second/ Macmillian

Dave Roman, Teen Boat, Courtesy of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Raina Telgemeier, Drama, Courtesy of Scholastic


Chaired by: James Bucky Carter, University of Texas at El Paso, TX



9:20-9:55 Nonfiction


Gaby Rodriguez, The Pregnancy Project, Courtesy of Simon & Schuster

Anita Silvey, The Plant Hunters, Courtesy of Macmillan

Eric Greitens, The Warrior’s Heart, Courtesy of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Nell Beram, Yoko Ono, Collector of Skies, Courtesy of Amulet Books



Chaired by: Jennifer Buehler, Saint Louis University, MO



9:55-10:10 Break



10:10-10:15 Sonya Sones, Courtesy of Simon and Schuster

10:15-10:50 Science Fiction

Marissa Meyer, Cinder, Courtesy of Macmillan

Malinda Lo, Adaptation, Courtesy of Little, Brown

Beth Revis, A Million Suns, Courtesy of Penguin

Scott Westerfeld, Leviathan series, Courtesy of Simon & Schuster



Chaired by: Walter Mayes, The Girls' Middle School, Palo Alto, CA

10:50-11:25 ALAN Confronts Censorship

Wendy Glenn, SpeakLoudly, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Jim Blasingame, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ





11:25-11:45 Lois Lowry, Son, Courtesy of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Introduced by: Barbara A. Ward, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
 
 
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