KJZZ Arizona StoryFest and Authors Showcase
Date(s): Saturday, June 1, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Mesa Convention Center, Building C, 201 N Center St, Mesa, AZ 85201
Type(s): Community Event, Reading, Talk, Workshop
Genre and Form(s): Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Mixed Genre, Poetry, Storytelling
Cost: Free - $10
About this Event
The Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing is partnering with local radio station and NPR affiliate KJZZ for their Arizona StoryFest & Authors Showcase, Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center (Building C, 201 N Center St, Mesa, AZ 85201).
The event features storytelling, readings, workshops, activities for children, and more. While entry to the event is free, tickets for the main storytellers stage are $10. Proceeds benefit Sun Sounds of Arizona, a non-profit organization providing audio access to information for people with disabilities.
Table space is also available for local authors. Full tables are $80; half tables are $40. Exhibitor spaces are available for $100. To learn more about tabling, you can review the author guidelines, submit an application, or visit KJZZ's website at http://storyfest.kjzz.org.
Storyfest is produced in partnership with South Mountain Community College's Storytelling Institute, the Arizona Storytellers Project, and the Arizona Republic.