Authors on the Move

Saturday Mar 06 2010   18:00:00
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Saturday, March 6 at 6:00 p.m.
Elaine Elinson
(Wherever There’s a Fight), Doug Hansen (Mother Goose in California), and John Salter (Medicine Trails) will both participate in Sacramento’s premier annual literary event, Authors on the Move, a fundraiser for the Sacramento Library Foundation. More than forty participating authors will chat with guests regarding their writing experiences and latest work. Guests will enjoy a four-course gourmet dinner (one author at each table for the first three courses; a keynote speaker during dessert) and have an opportunity to purchase books and get them signed by each author before and after dinner.
Downtown Sacramento Hyatt Hotel, 1209 L St., Sacramento, CA 95814
$200 per person (reserve early, as the event sells out each year); for more information visit the Sacramento Public Library Foundation.

Read more about Medicine Trails: A Life in Many Worlds

Read more about Mother Goose in California

Elaine ElinsonElaine Elinson was the communications director of the ACLU of Northern California and editor of the ACLU News for more than two decades. She is a coauthor of Development Debacle: The World Bank in the Philippines, which was banned by the Marcos regime. Her articles have been published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, the San Francisco Chronicle, The Nation, Poets and Writers, and numerous other periodicals. She is married to journalist Rene CiriaCruz and they have one son.

Photo by Matthew Elinson

Stan Yogi

Stan Yogi is the coauthor, with Elaine Elinson, of Wherever There’s a Fight: How Runaway Slaves, Suffragists, Immigrants, Strikers, and Poets Shaped Civil Liberties in California, and, with Laura Atkins, of the children's book Fred Korematsu Speaks Up. He managed development programs for the ACLU of Northern California for fourteen years and is the coeditor of two books, Highway 99: A Literary Journey through California's Great Central Valley and Asian American Literature: An Annotated Bibliography. His work has appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, MELUS, Los Angeles Daily Journal, and several anthologies. He is married to nonprofit administrator David Carroll and lives in Los Angeles.

Photo by Michael Woolsey