Anne Hillerman: Upcoming Events

Here's news about appearances for Anne Hillerman with Spider Woman's Daughter, and with Anne and Don Strel for Tony Hillerman's Landscape: On the Road with Chee and Leaphorn and other books. If you'd like more information about our talks or slide shows, please see below. PLease note: Because of the approaching deadline for her next novel, Anne must regretfully decline many invitations. Thank you for understanding.

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2015 Events and Appearances 

February 6, 6 p.m. Welcoming remarks, New Mexico State Reading Conference, Las Cruces, N.M.

February 13, 7 p.m. An Evening with Anne Hillerman: Stories of My Dad, Tony Hillerman and book signing, Bloomfield  (N.M.) Multicultural Center, 333 S. First Street, Bloomfield, N.M. 505.632.8315 Sponsored by the Bloomfield Public Library, www.bplnm.org

February 19, 6 p.m.  Free talk and book signing, Summit County South Branch Library, Breckenridge, Colorado  970.,453.3549

March 19 6:45 p.m. Presentation for New Mexico Westerners Assn., MGM Elegante Hotel, Albuquerque.

March 21 Details TBA. Presentation for Literary Alive, Silver City, N.M.

April 12, 2 p.m. 50th Anniversary Celebration Jemez Springs Library. Presentation with N. Scott Momaday and Denise Chavez. Jemez Springs Presbyterian Church. 575.829.9155             

April 15, noon-1:15 p.m. Texas Library Assn. conference in Austin The Opening Author luncheon. Panel discussion and book signing.

April 18 LitQuest gala celebration for Partners in Education and Santa Fe School for the Arts & Sciences. Buffalo Thunder Resort, Santa Fe, N.M.

April 19, 11:30 a.m.- 2 p.m., Keynote speaker, Reading Works, Lunch for Literary, Albuquerque Country Club, Albuquerque, N.M. 505.321.9620 For information 

April 29,  7 p.m. Guest speaker, Great American Get Together, presented by Road Scholars. HIlton of  Santa Fe. For information:

May 5 Rock With Wings, the second novel in Anne's series,  goes on sale! 

May 11, 9 a.m. Guest speaker, Road Scholar program, Tony Hillerman's Landscape, Santa Fe For information 

May 14, 6 p.m. Talk and book signing, Shuter Library, Angel Fire, N.M.

May  20, noon, Mystery Book Club, Stella's Italian Restaurant, Taos, N.M. 575.758.3050 

May  20, 6 p.m., Talk and book signing, Moby Dickens Bookshop, Taos, N.M. 575.758.3050 

May 28, 7 p.m., Talk and book signing, Rotunda, Mesa Public Library, Los Alamos, N.M. 505.662.8247 

June 15,  6 p.m. AAUW book club, Santa Fe, N.M.

June 16, 2 p.m. Talk and book signing, Red River, N.M. to benefit Friends of the Red River Public Library.116 E. Main Street, Red River, NM For information

June 23-27, Western Writers  of America, Overton Hotel, Lubbock, Texas For information http://westernwriters.org/wpa_slides/convention-2012/

September 14,  9 a.m. Guest speaker, Road Scholar program Tony Hillerman's Landscape Santa Fe for information 

October 14,  9 a.m. Guest speaker, Road Scholar program Tony Hillerman's Landscape Santa Fe for information

October 22, 6:30 p.m.  Phone interview with  "Murder Among Friends" Library book club, Lisle Library, Lisle, IL.

October 29,  11 a.m. Talk and book signing, Ruidoso Public Library, Ruidoso, N.M. 575.258.3704

November 5 – 7, Guest presenter Tony Hillerman Writers Conference, Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza in downtown Santa Fe. www.wordharvest.com 

  About our presentations:

The Making of Rock with Wing (talk in development for May, 2015)

Spider Woman's Daughter and Tony Hillerman's Legacy: Anne discussses her novel with slides of the landscape that inspired her and a brief personal history of her life as Tony Hillerman's eldest daughter and how her father's work informed and inspired her. Featuring quotes from her novel and from her father's work and antecodotes about Tony as a Dad and an inspiration. Approximately 45 minutes.

Tony Hillerman's Landscape: On the Road with Chee and Leaphorn
Featuring Don Strel's stunning photos of the landscape author Tony Hillerman wrote about and insights into the man and his work by his daughter, this presentation introduces the audience to places Tony loved. The program includes quotes from Hillerman's novels to illustrate his insights into Native American culture and his skilll as a story teller. Approximately one hour.

Other talks:

Reading and Creativity (20-minutes)

What I Learned About Writing and the West from Tony Hillerman (30 minutes)

Adventures in Publishing: Editors, Expectations and a Ring-Tail Cat,with photographer Don Strel (45 minutes)

Creativity in Twenty Minutes (20 minutes)

 

If you'd like to talk about the possibility of a benefit/signing, in your community, please get in touch. I beleive in the value of public libraries and am happy to do what I can to support them.