Registration for th 2010 Young Adult Literature Symposium costs $270 for YALSA or New Mexico Library Association Members, $320 for ALA Members, $375 for nonmembers, and $75 for students, who must be enrolled in an ALA-accredited library science graduate program. Registration is now only available onsite in Albuquerque.
If you have questions, contact YALSA Program Officer Nichole Gilbert at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 4387 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Badge pickup: All badges will need to be picked up onsite in Albuquerque at symposium check-in, beginning Friday morning.
These events require additional registration.
Friday, Nov. 5
$119 On Beyond Stonewall: The Uphill Journey of Young Adult Fiction with Gay/Lesbian/Queer Content, 1969-2010 Preconference, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
$59 Teen Readers’ Advisory Toolkit, 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
$59 Body Positivity and Fat Acceptance in Contemporary Young Adult Fiction, 12:30–4:30 p.m.
$59 Meet Them Where They Are and Open the Door: Urban Teens, Street Lit, and Reader's Advisory, 12:30–4:30 p.m.
$135 Hot Air Balloon Rides, 6:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m. (payable onsite, you must preregister but you will not be charged now). The discounted rate, paid the day of the ride, includes transportation to and from the Marriott Albuquerque, an hour to hour and a half ride, first flight certificate, balloon trading card, continental breakfast, and champagne toast!
Saturday, Nov. 6
$35 Bill Morris Memorial Author Luncheon, noon-1:30 p.m., featuring Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, Coretta Scott King Award-winning author of Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshall.
$40 Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, 8-10 p.m. The 19 Pueblos of New Mexico, opened the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center (IPCC) in August 1976 to showcase the history and accomplishments of the Pueblo people from pre-Columbian to current time. Your ticket includes transportation to and from the IPCC, light refreshments, and a guided tour of the museum and the gallery.
Symposium Registration Rates
For made onsite in Albuquerque:
$270 YALSA or NMLA Members
$320 ALA Personal Member
$75 Student Member
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