The Desert Nights, Rising Stars
Writers Conference

Literary Fair Schedule

Over 20 talks, readings, performances, and more

Presented in partnership with ASU Open Door as a public extension of the Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference, the Desert Nights, Rising Stars Literary Fair features over 20 talks, readings, and performances from authors, publishers, and other organizations from all over the Southwest. 

Friday's programs will take place in the Piper Writers House. Saturday's programs will take place on the Farnsworth Terrace behind Old Main. Exhibitors will be set up on the front lawn of Old Main on both days. All events and activities are open to the public and free. You do not need to register for the conference in order to attend.

The schedule for the 2020 Desert Nights, Rising Stars Literary Fair will be announced in Winter 2020. 

In the meantime, you can view past schedulesmeet our exhibitors, or learn more about the conference.

Interested in becoming an exhibitor? Learn more about becoming an exhibitor today! 

View Past Fair Schedules

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