Program

Program

The Western States Virtual Book & Paper Fair, with support from Fine Books & Collections magazine, is pleased to offer a series of virtual tours and talks in conjunction with the book fair on April 29-May 1, 2021. Join us for virtual walking tours of the book fair floor with our experts and other free special events!

Thanks to the generous support from our sponsors, all of the sessions are free!

Don't forget to drop by the Western States Virtual Rare Book & Paper Fair!

DateTime (PDT)EventBook Now
04/29/20213:30 pmCollecting the West from an Easterners Point of View. A conversation between Beinecke Library Western Americana Curator George Miles and Nick Aretakis of the William Reese Company.Collecting the West.
04/30/202111:00 amCollecting History: Mexican Historical Documents. / Coleccionando Documentos Históricos Mexicanos. A bilingual conversation / Una conversación bilingüe. Coleccionando Documentos Históricos Mexicanos.
04/30/20213:00 pmBooksellers Richard Bishop and Kim Schwenk speak about collecting occult, witchcraft and the other dark arts. (Includes a brief tour of materials in the virtual book fair.)Candid Conversations with Occultists .
05/01/202111:00 amJoin writer, film historian and podcaster Karina Longworth in conversation with bookseller Zachary Stacy about her show You Must Remember This, the podcast about the secret and/or forgotten history of Hollywood's first century.You Must Remember This.
05/01/20211:00 pmAuthor Matt Ruff speaks about writing Lovecraft Country and the experience of having it adapted by HBO.Welcome to Lovecraft Country