June 22, 2017, 8:30-4:30 Follett Lit Festival, Naperville, IL

Julie will participate in panels and workshops at this event, taking place just before the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. More details to follow.

June 25, 2017 8:30 YALSA Coffee Klatch at ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

July 28-30, 2017 Simmons Summer Institute, Simmons College, Boston, MA

Julie will present at the 2017 Simmons Summer Institute in conversation with Tim Wynne-Jones. Their conversation is called “The Passion Project,” and they will discuss Julie’s The Passion of Dolssa and Tim’s The Emperor of Any Place. For more information about the Institute, click here.

July 31, 2017 4-7 pm Author Visit, Grafton Public Library

Julie will conduct two writing workshops with teens and tweens. For more information and how to register, visit the Grafton Library website. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

September 7-11, 2017 Loon Lake Writing Retreat, Faculty.

Julie will be among the faculty at the Loon Song Writing Retreat, Elbow Lake, Minnesota. For more information, and to register, visit LoonSong.org.

September 14-16, 2017 Keynote & Lecturer at ANWA Writing Conference, Hilton Doubletree, Gilbert, AZ

Julie will be the keynote speaker and a faculty presenter at the 2017 American Night Writers’ Association Conference at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel in Gilbert, Arizona. For more information and to register, visit the conference website.