(Sundance, UT) January 2013 -- The Sundance Resort begins the 11th year of its Sundance Author Series with a new roster of innovative and thought provoking authors. Sundance strives to find authors whose books reflect the spirit of independent thought and vision that Sundance embodies. Through the years the Resort has featured such notable authors such as Jimmy Carter, Madeleine Albright, Ann Patchett, Kathryn Stockett, and many more. Sundance invites writers from all walks of life to discuss a variety of issues and create a forum for ideas, inspiration and creativity that run the gamut in subject matter.