Alcatraz Authors

Special Appearances And Book Signings
Jolene Babyak

Check back in April

Author of “Breaking the Rock” and daughter of Arthur McConnell Dollison, one of the last correctional officers to work on the Island. Hear Jolene talk about her experiences growing up as a child on Alcatraz.

Michael Esslinger

Check back in April

“Alcatraz: A Definitive History of the Penitentiary Years” author. Meet this acclaimed historical researcher and author and hear his thoughts behind his best-selling books regarding Alcatraz Island’s rich history.

Guest authors are scheduled during Day Tours only. Please check back for updated guest author appearances and schedules.