Please join us for the 14th annual Heyday Harvest, honoring Greg Sarris, Innosanto Nagara, and California’s independent booksellers.
We will celebrate the collective effort of the Heyday community that brings our mission to life on a daily basis. Sign up for a night of compelling speakers and special appearances, with Heyday's Publisher Steve Wasserman providing a sneak peek at our upcoming releases and future projects.
If you sign up but can’t make the live broadcast on October 25, you will still receive the perks that come with your purchase, including an exclusive link to a recording of the evening. This event will be hosted on Crowdcast.
Lifetime Achievement Award
Greg Sarris is a renowned author, scholar, and teacher who is currently serving his fourteenth term as Chairman of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria. His books include Keeping Slug Woman Alive: A Holistic Approach to American Indian Texts, Grand Avenue, Watermelon Nights, and How a Mountain Was Made. Read more here.
Heyday History Award
Innosanto Nagara is a children's author, activist, and graphic designer. He wrote and illustrated the bestselling alphabet book A is for Activist as well as the children's books Counting on Community, My Night in the Planetarium, The Wedding Portrait, M is for Movement, and the newly released Oh, the Things We're For! Read more here.
This year's Heyday Harvest will also feature a special recognition of California's independent booksellers!
EDITOR ($5,000) Anonymous ~ Dr. Catherine Kennedy and Daniel Grossman ~ Thomas Lockard and Alix Marduel
AUTHOR ($2,500) Beatrice Bowles ~ Bruce De Benedictis and Caroline Kim ~ Frances Dinkelspiel and Gary Wayne ~ Sherry Wasserman and Clayton Johnson
RESEARCHER ($1,000) Richard and Rickie Ann Baum ~ Michael Dieden and Dana Gluckstein ~ Whitney Green ~ Arlie and Adam Hochschild ~ Michael and Shirley Traynor ~ Dr. Al Wasserman and Ann Dragoon-Wasserman ~ Alice Waters
Steve Wax, Chair ~ Andree Abecassis, Vice Chair ~ Whitney Green, Treasurer ~ Don Franzen ~ Bruce Goldsmith ~ Lizbeth Hasse ~ Catherine Kanner ~ Zachary Karabell ~ Brian Kenny ~ Marty Price ~ Megan Vered
Susan D. Anderson ~ Lindsie Bear ~ Miranda Bergman ~ Nesbit Crutchfield ~ Frances Dinkelspiel ~ Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz ~ Dave Eggers ~ Juan Felipe Herrera ~ Maxine Hong Kingston ~ Praveen Madan ~ Benjamin Madley ~ Kimberly Cox Marshall ~ Pablo Menendez ~ Innosanto Nagara ~ Viet Thanh Nguyen ~ Emiko Omori ~ Renée Richard ~ Greg Sarris ~ Jeffrey Henson Scales ~ Anola Small ~ Amy Tan ~ John Tateishi ~ Lewis Watts
Emmerich Anklam ~ Julie Coryell ~ Emily Grossman ~ Ashley Ingram ~ Keasley Jones ~ Diane Lee ~ Christopher Miya ~ Marlon Rigel ~ Marthine Satris ~ Terria Smith ~ Steve Wasserman ~ Gayle Wattawa
We can't wait to see you on October 25. Please share our Harvest event page and invite your friends who may be interested in what Heyday is doing!