Annual Conference 2013

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 TLJ 89:1
Guide to TLA
Disaster Relief
Art Raffle

Programs by Audience (pdfs):  ACADEMICPUBLICSPECIAL
SCHOOL:  General InterestKeyed to StandardsA Special Message for Our School LibrariansTLA Program Highlights for Booklovers

    J.R. Martinez
    Dan Ariely
    Neil Gaiman

General Session I: Thursday, April 25 (8:30 AM)
J.R. Martinez

Actor, author, and retired soldier Jose Rene (J.R.) Martinez has overcome hardships in achieving his dreams and rebounded from traumatic burn injuries sustained in Iraq. Hear his remarkable story and how his perspective, ability to “walk the walk,” and willingness to share his experiences are helping people everywhere live life to the fullest.  

General Session II: Friday, April 26 (8:30 AM)
Dan Ariely
The popular author of Predictably Irrational, Dan Ariely leads attendees on an insightful, unexpected, informative, and entertaining look at why we do the things we do. An internationally-sought thinker and writer, Ariely has inaugurated a new approach for understanding behavior and consequently positioning ourselves to make better choices. 

General Session III: Saturday, April 27 (2:00 PM)
Neil Gaiman
A true literary Renaissance man, Neil Gaiman has created in just about every genre - prose, poetry, film, journalism, comics, song lyrics, and drama. In the social media realm, his work as a blogger and on Twitter has earned him millions of readers and followers. Gaiman credits librarians with his love of reading and serves as the 2013 spokesman for National Library Week

Created on May 20, 2013 | Last updated May 22, 2015