OCTOBER 31 - NOVEMBER 1 & 2, 2014
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Anna will be returning as an author guest at this con, participating in panels, discussions, signings, and readings! More information to come soon!
JUNE 27, 28, 29, 2014
LIBERTY CON 27
LibertyCon is Chattanooga's premier science-fiction convention. Anna will be returning as an author guest, taking part in discussion panels, discussion groups, readings, and book signings. For more information on membership, visit the LibertyCon website below!
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
WRITE-IN-THE-MIDDLE: YOUNG WRITER'S CONFERENCE
Anna will be returning to her home county to be the creative writing leader at this conference for high schoolers aspiring to be writers! Anna will be leading small discussion-based writing workshops and answering questions on the craft and art of publishing. Students interested in taking part should let their English teachers know they would like to participate. Spots are limited so the must tell them in advance!
FEBRUARY 14, 15, 16, 2014
Anna will be a guest author at BOSKONE 51 participating in panels, readings, book signings, and discussion groups. For more information on BOSKONE, visit their website below!
November 15, 16, 17
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Anna is a guest author and panelist at the Science-Fiction Conference held annually in Cedar Rapid, Iowa. For more information, visit the ICON 38 website here:
November 14, 2013
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
DreamCon is a student oriented conference aimed at promoting creative writing and positive reading experiences in Cedar Rapids Youth. For more information on DreamCon, visit their website here:
October 18, 19, 20, 2013
Anna is a guest panelist, speaker, and author guest at the annual MileHi Con occurring in Denver. For more information on MileHi Con, visit their website here:
Sunday, JANUARY 20, 2013
PANERA BREAD COMPANY IN THE LEE BRANCH SHOPPING CENTER
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Anna will be hosting an informal meet and greet/book signing at the Panera Bread restaurant in the Lee Branch shopping center located in Birmingham, Alabama. Copies of The Gifted will be available for purchase for $15. Anna encourages anyone to come, whether or not he or she plans on purchasing a copy. The environment is very relaxed, intended to give fans a chance to talk to Anna personally, ask about the novel, purchase their copies and get them signed, or just to come in and get a bite of delicious food while talking to an author about her passion!
NOVEMBER 1, 2012
Crimson White Newspaper
An article telling of Anna and her experiences being a first-time college student and published author will be featured in the November 1st edition of The Crimson White newspaper as "Novel November" begins.
September 22, 2012
Heart of Alabama Writer's Workshop and Book Signing
Clanton Conference & Performing Arts Center
Anna will be speaking at the convention on September 22, 2012. She will read an excerpt from the novel The Gifted and also be available before and after the presentations to answer questions, sign fliers, and meet with fans and aspiring authors. The conference is for everyone, but would be especially beneficial to those who enjoy reading and writing and those who are considering following writing as a career path. Many Alabama authors will be there with tables available for book signings and there will also be a couple of guest speakers, one of which is Anna. For more information on the conference and how to attend for for directions to Clanton CPAC, visit their facebook or their website, both of which are linked below.
There will be an article in the July 2012 issue of 280 Living Newspaper on Anna and her first publication. More information on the newspaper itself and where it can be read/picked-up can be found on the 280 Livingwebsite (link below). Stay tuned for additional information on a follow-up article once The Gifted is released!
SATURDAY, APRIL 7, 2012
1st Annual Recess Film Festival
Oak Mountain High School Performing Arts Center
The 1st Annual Recess Film Festivalis a showcase of local student film-making talent in Birmingham, Alabama. There will be door prizes, student film presentations, and catering provided by local restaurants. Anna will be speaking about The Gifted and the publishing process after a fan-made video trailer for The Gifted is shown. Ticket prices are $5 for a regular ticket and dinner tickets are $8. For more information, visit the festival's fan page linked below.