2014 Literary Orange
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Literary Orange Schedule
Literary Orange 2014 Schedule
Saturday, April 5th, 2014

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Welcome & Morning Keynote Speaker: Marlo Thomas

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Keynote Speaker Autograph Session

10:30 am – 11:10 am
Author Panel 1

Mystery: Adrenaline Rush
Andrew Kaplan, Tammy Kaehler, Robert Rotstein
Moderator: Jill Patterson

Fiction: Novel Ideas
Sarah Jio, Edward Kelsey Moore, Lynn Sheene
Moderator: Sarah Stimson

Non-Fiction: The Changing Face of Media
Judy Muller, Marc Wanamaker
Moderator: Maria Hall-Brown

Fiction: Outside Looking In
Caroline Leavitt, Nicole Mones, Dora Levy Mossanen
Moderator: Marrie Stone

Agents: The Business of Writing
Julia Drake, B.J. Robbins
Moderator: Linda Friedman

11:20 am – 12:00 pm
Author Panel 2

Mystery: California Crime
Matt Coyle, Steph Cha, Harley Jane Kozak
Moderator: Wendy Crutcher

Fiction: Women’s Lives, Women’s Stories
Leslie Lehr
Moderator: Mary Menzel

Memoir: Family Ties
Lori Duron, Alison Singh Gee, Reyna Grande
Moderator: Barbara DeMarco-Barrett

New Fiction: Flowers, Bees, Words
Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Peggy Hesketh
Moderator: Andrew Tonkovich

YA: The Awesome Age
Kendare Blake, Jessica Brody, Maurene Goo
Moderator: Alyson Beecher

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Autograph Session For Panel 1 & 2 Authors

12:30 pm - 1:20 pm

1:20 pm – 2:00 pm
Author Panel 3

Mystery: Past Unraveled
Rhys Bowen
Moderator: Joan Hansen

Fiction: Magical Realism
Sarah Cornwell, Ivy Pochoda
Moderator: Samantha Smith

Travel: Journeys in Writing
Lisa Napoli, Gail D. Storey
Moderator: Catharine Hamm

Poetry: A Visual Language
Victoria Chang, Karen An-hwei Lee, Lynne Thompson
Moderator: Chris Davidson

Food: Eating Your Words
Joyce Goldstein, Diane Rossen Worthington, Kamal Al-Faqih
Moderator: Charles Perry

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Autograph Session For Panel 3 Authors

2:40 pm - 3:30 pm
Dessert & Afternoon Keynote Speaker: Ann Hood

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Keynote Speaker Autograph Session

Literary ORange is sponsored by
Official Bookseller
Sponsor: Mysterious Galaxy: Official Book Seller

Sponsor: KPCC Southern California Public Radio

Sponsor: Friends of the Westminister Library

Sponsor: SparkOC

Sponsor: Friends of the Fountain Valley Library

Sponsor: Friends of the La Habra Library

Sponsor: Friends of the Aliso Viejo Library

Sponsor: Friends of the Rancho Santa Margarita Library

Sponsor: Women’s Club of Cypress

Sponsor: Friends of Dana Point Library

Sponsor: Friends of the Villa Park Library

Sponsor: Friends of the Westminister Library

Sponsor: Friends of the Laguna Niguel Library

Sponsor: Friends of the Los Alamitos Rossmoor Library

Become a Sponsor

Your support for Literary Orange will help ensure the continuing success of Orange County’s premiere literary event, as well as enhance the visibility of authors, readers, and libraries in Orange County.

For more information, contact:

Jane Deeley