2010 Book Fair Archive

Fifth Annual San Diego City College International Book Fair 2010

Friday, Sept. 24 • Saville Theatre

7 - 10 p.m.
An Evening with the Women of the Odyssey
A program of dance and drama
Laurel Corona with Dr. Constance Carroll
San Diego Community College District Chancellor

Monday, Sept. 27 • D121A/B (Faculty Lounge)

11:10 - 12:45 p.m.
Panel and book signing:
Giovanna Pang Garcia, Dr. Virginia Loh, Wayne Chan, and Ray Wong discuss journalism, publishing, books and culture from an Asian perspective
Sponsored by World Cultures

Wednesday, Sept. 29 • B-103

7 – 8:30 p.m.
Film screening:
Hybrid Identities: Artistic Voices from the Border
Director: Laura Castañeda
Co-producers: Elizabeth Meehan and Antonio Jiménez

Thursday, Sept. 30 • D121A/B (Faculty Lounge)

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Reading and book signing:
Paul Vanderwood, Satan’s Playground: Mobsters and Movie Stars at America’s Greatest Gaming Resort
12:45 - 2:10 p.m.
Panel and book signing:
Walls, Fences, Borders and Boundaries: Essays on Social Exclusion, Inclusion and Integration
Professors Justin Akers-Chacón, Sharon Allen, Aníbal Yáñez discuss the impact of borders around the globe

Friday, October 1 • Saville Theatre

7 – 9 p.m.
Reading and book signing:
Luis Rodríguez, My Nature is Hunger: New and Selected Poems 1989-2004 and Always Running: La Vida Loca, Gang Days in L.A. in collaboration with Grammy nominee Perla Batalla and her band

Saturday, October 2 • Saville Theatre

Readings and book signings:

  • 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    2010 Pulitzer Prize recipient Rae Armantrout, Versed

  • 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Danzy Senna, Where Did You Sleep Last Night? A Personal History

  • 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Forrest Hylton, Vanishing Acts

  • 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City Works Press anthology authors: Mamas and Papas: On the Sublime and Heartbreaking Art of Parenting

  • 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
    Jim Miller, Flash , in collaboration with musician Gregory Page

  • 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Luis Rodríguez, author of Always Running: La Vida Loca, Gang Days in L.A. and It Calls You Back: A Writer's Odyssey through Love, Addiction, Revolutions, and Healing