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Over 45 authors are participating in the Symposium, check out the complete list of participating authors.

 

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All meetings and events for the symposium will be held at the Hyatt Regency at 208 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

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Is this your first time at the YALSA's YA Literature Symposium or any conference?  Join this group and get answers to your questions and share your expectations and packing lists!
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Graphic Novel Interest Group

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E-book Interest Group

A group for those who are interested and enjoy reading e-books.
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Presentation Materials

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Presenters: please share links to your presentations or other related resources in this space. Please be sure to include the title of your presentation. Continue

Question for locals.

Started by Michelle Frost in Sample Title. Last reply by Kristine Hall Oct 8. 1 Reply

Hi all, I have a friend coming to Texas with me who is not a librarian. Can anyone local recommend things within walking distance she might be interested in while I am at the conference?Continue

Hidden Sweet Spots of St. Louis

Started by Tom Spicer in Uncategorized. Last reply by Jamie Krakover Nov 2, 2012. 16 Replies

Here's the forum for letting the symposium attendees in on all of those little-known coffee shops, restaurants and attractions you know about that make St. Louis interesting.Continue

First Time at YA Lit Symposium

Started by Anna Lynn Martino in Sample Title. Last reply by Hannah Berry Oct 31, 2012. 15 Replies

Hi Everybody,Can someone describe what happens at the symposium? Is there lots of discussions? I have the program but that does not really give me a sense of what to expect.Thanks,AContinue

 
 
 

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