Meet the Authors

The Meet the Authors program promotes authors/illustrators appearing in exhibitor booths. 2018 ALA Midwinter Meeting Meet the Authors submissions are now being accepted.


Please submit one for each occurrence of Author/Illustrator appearance in your exhibit booth. (Note: Meet the Authors listings are for appearances in exhibit booths ONLY. Other author appearances, such as "What's Cooking Stage'" "Book Buzz," Session Programs, etc. are promoted through those programs.) 

Requests must be submitted by November 27, 2017 to be included in the Midwinter Meeting Guide & Exhibits Directory. Submissions after November 27, 2017 and before January 5, 2018 will be included in the conference addendum; submissions after January 5, 2018 will be included on the web site only. Submission site will close on February 2, 2018. 

You can schedule your "Meet the Authors" session at the 2018 ALA Midwinter Meeting during any of the exhibit hours.

Exhibit hours are:
Friday, February 9,  5:30pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, February 10,  9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, February 11,  9:00am – 5:00pm
Monday, February 12,  9:00am – 2:00pm

If you have questions or changes to your author listing, please email Alee Navarro at, or call her at 312­/280­-3216.