by UAA Campus Bookstore
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The UAA Campus Bookstore actively organizes free events to promote expression and engaged discussion. Guest Collections Live embraces a variety of topics and themes--from complex systems to global health and politics--which highlight visiting scholars and writers. These events are held to encourage discourse with time dedicated for Q & A. All events are offered and recorded by the UAA Campus Bookstore Events Manager, unless otherwise noted. They are taped live and posted without cutting or editing. Note, gaps in sound may occur due to lack of microphone usage.
||Author of Historical Vampire Fiction, Bruce Woods presents Royal Blood||Author of Historical Vampire Fiction, Bruce Woods presents Royal Blood||2/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Translator Andrea Gregovich presents Wake in Winter by Nadezhada Belenkaya||Andrea Gregovich discusses translating the novel, Wake In Winter by Russian author Nadezhada Belenkaya||2/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Author Marivi Soliven presents The Mango Bride||Author Marivi Soliven presents The Mango Bride and A Frank Talk about Domestic Violence in Immigrant Communities and the Filipino Diaspora||9/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Kathi Diamant presents Kafka's Last Love, Dora Diamant||In her book Kafka’s Last Love: The Mystery of Dora Diamant, author Kathi Diamant explores the relationship between Franz Kafka and his companion and confidante Dora Diamant.||9/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Translator Andrea Gregovich presents of USSR Diary of a Perestroika Kid by Vladimir Kozov||Translator Andrea Gregovich discusses her work with Russian author Vladimir Kozlov, the creative process for literary translations, and her work with contemporary Russian writers.||4/28/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Kwame Dawes presents Duppy Conqueror: New and Selected Poems||Kwame Dawes reads from his newest collection of poetry, Duppy Conqueror and discuses poetry, fiction, music, life and memory.||6/18/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||Tea and Conversation with Brooke Gladstone||NPR’s Brooke Gladstone, author of The Influencing Machine, comes to the UAA Campus Bookstore for an informal talk about the media today.||2/26/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||"I Teach Out of Love" and the life of Theodore Roethke by Sandy Kleven||Literary icon Theodore Roethke comes to life in the brilliant play "I Teach Out of Love".||10/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||Mystery Writer Jan Burke||Jan Burke discusses her life, writing and the Crime Lab Project.||10/18/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||"The Medieval Roots of Tolkien's Philosophical Ideas" with Matthew Dickerson||Author Matthew Dickerson shares his research about the hidden world of J.R.R.Tolkien. The roots of his imagination and his life are explored.||10/11/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Hidden Tales of the Periodic Table||Sam Kean follows every single element on the periodic table as they play out their parts in human history, finance, mythology, war, the arts, medicine, and the lives of the (frequently) mad scientists who discovered them.||3/28/2011||Free||View in iTunes|