ANIKA FAJARDO was born in Colombia and raised in Minnesota. She is the author of Magical Realism for Non-Believers: A Memoir of Finding Family. Her middle-grade novel, What If a Fish, will be published in 2020 by Simon & Schuster. A writer, editor, and teacher, she lives in the very literary city of Minneapolis.
I’m excited to be in Austin, TX, for the first time for the Texas Book Festival. I’ll be on a panel with Tembi Locke at 12:30pm on Saturday, Oct. 26, talking about memoirs and family.
Join me at the Loft Literary Center on Tuesdays, November 5 - December 17 at 6-8pm (no class Thanksgiving week). We’’ll be reading and writing creative nonfiction. Details and registration.