2023 Banff Film Festival World Tour – March 30-April 1
Literary Speaker Event – Saturday, April 1 at 2pm, Schaefer Center
Katie Ives will be the inaugural speaker for our new literary series in collaboration with the 2023 Banff Film Festival World Tour at Appalachian State University the weekend of March 30-April 1.
Her debut book, Imaginary Peaks: The Riesenstein Hoax and Other Mountain Dreams, received the 2022 Banff Mountain Book Competition Special Jury Mention.
Ives' book lecture discusses her literary process and her experience as an editor of Alpinist magazine. This event will also feature time for a question and answer session as well as a book signing.
Copies of her books will be available for purchase at the event Come join us at our free event.