The University of Iowa's Nonfiction Now Conference begins on Thursday November 4 and runs through Saturday November 6. 9L fiction editor Philip Graham is on two panels: Containing Multitudes: The Discovery of Voice in Nonfiction (Nov. 4) and When the World Changed (Nov. 5). Also check the schedule for panels featuring 9L contributors, including: Cathy Day (vol. 7, no. 1 and vol. 6, no. 2), Robin Hemley (vol. 6, no. 1, vol. 3, no. 1, and vol. 1, no. 1), Kim Dana Kupperman (vol. 4, no. 1), Michael Martone (vol. 3, no. 2 and vol. 1, no. 1), Ander Monson (vol. 6, no. 2, and vol. 1, no. 2), Lia Purpura (vol. 5, no. 1), Ira Sukrungruang (vol. 1, no. 2), and Nicole Walker (vol. 4, no. 1).
There are readings that are free and open to the public, so check it out if you're in or around Iowa City!