This weekend, El Paso Community College (EPCC) will be hosting their 12th Annual Literary Fiesta, with a virtual two-day event.
The yearly event is for the community to appreciate literary work and celebrate writers. As always, the event will feature book readings, bestselling authors, artists, comic books, publishing tips, and more.
Officials say all events will be free, streamed live and open to the public via this website.
What: 12th Annual EPCC Literary Fiesta | When: Friday, October 2nd and Saturday, October 3rd
Schedule of Events:
Friday, October 2, 2020 7:30 – 9:00 pm
*Interview with Patrick Gabaldon by Dr. Liz Acosta
*Poetry Slam with Richie Marrufo, Adjunct professor at El Paso Community College and the TV host of the 306 Sessions Concert Series
Saturday, October 3, 10:30 am – 8:00 pm
*Donna Muñoz & Manny Herrera. Pajama Party with Harley Farley,
*Ben Clanton is the bestselling author and illustrator of the Narwhal and Jelly series
*Juanita Gandara. Zoila the Zebra’s WOW (Words of Wisdom): Anti-bullying message
*Video Stories from our Young Friends
*Angel Cabrales, Artwork presentation of The Uncolonized: A Vision in the Parallel: An alternate history defined by Latinx creativity
*Priscilla Oliveras Kissinger. Dissecting the Romance Plot
*Freddy Jaimes, V for Vendetta: Historical Aspects of Authoritarianism
*Mary C. Moore Kimberley Cameron and Associates Literary Agency (KC&A): Discuss the Publication Process, From Query to Contract: Q&A with a Literary Agent
*Dr. Melissa Esmacher Superheroes and Suffragettes: The Feminist History of Wonder Woman and Captain Marvel
*Donna Muñoz & Tasha Kreger: Path to Publishing