The event will be taking place on Friday, January 25, 2019 from 7pm to 9:30pm at Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common. The doors will open at 6:45pm. RECEPTION BY INVITATION ONLY to authors and their guests. See public display information below.
The evening will begin with brief remarks from the Library Director, Misty Jones, and the Friends of the Central Library. Our Keynote speaker, an investigative immigration reporter for KPBS, Jean Guerrero, has won an Emmy award for her reporting, and she has been the recipient of the PEN/FUSION Emerging Writers Prize. You may also find her on NPR, PBS, PRI’s The World, and other public media.
THE SHOWCASE RUNS PUBLICLY throughout the entire month of February. Qualified books are displayed in the Dickinson Popular Library at the San Diego Central Library @ Joan Λ Irwin Jacobs Common. Participants are invited to attend a special preview prior to the public unveiling. Submitted publications are also showcased in an Online Gallery that lasts throughout the year and features author information, cover images, and title and publishing information. In addition, the books will be available for public to check-out for the remainder of the year.