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2016 NYC Teen Author Festival March 13-20!

The annual New York City Teen Author Festival is almost here!I’m so excited to be participating in a panel with a group of amazing authors on March 19th at the New York Public Library– details below! Check out the full schedule of events here.
Teen Author Symposium Saturday, March 19th 1pm-5pm
Bartos Forum, New York Public Library, Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street
1:10-1:40 – What Can YA Do About It? A discussion of how YA literature (and literature in general) can help social change, and the role this plays in works across a variety of genres. Featuring: Michael Buckley
Donna Freitas
IW Gregorio
Brendan Kiely
Daniel José Older
Marie Rutkoski
Scott Westerfeld Moderator: David Levithan
1:40-2:30 – The Secret YA Lives of Historical Figures In the spirit of Hamilton, let’s look at different historical figures through a YA lens. Featuring: David Arnold
Sharon Cameron
Heather Demetrios
Jeff Hirsch
AR Kahler
Emmy Laybourne
Hannah Moskowitz
Melissa Walker
Sandra Waugh
2:30-3:10 – Relationships are Hard …