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Sunday, June 14 • 2:20pm - 3:00pm
I am Woman: Creating strong female characters

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Michelle Cameron

Michelle Cameron's The Fruit of Her Hands: the story of Shira of Ashkenaz relates the life of the author's 13th Century ancestor, Rabbi Meir of Rothenberg. Publisher’s Weekly praised the novel’s “powerful immediacy” and Library Journal its “rich details.” Her full-length novel in verse, In the Shadow of the Globe, was named the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's 2003-4 Winter Book Selection. | Michelle is co-director of The Writers... Read More →

Virginia Cornue

irginia Cornue, PhD and Linda Lombri (pen name Crystal Sharpe) co-author the Sandra Troux Mysteries series. | Virginia is an author and part time professor of Cultural Anthropology at Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, New Jersey. She co-founded and/or directed The National Organization for Women – New York City chapter; The Service Fund of NOW; the Women’s Funding Coalition-NYC; and Newark Emergency Services for Families. She was the 1998... Read More →

Lori Goldstein

Lori Goldstein was born into an Italian-Irish family and raised in a small town on the New Jersey shore. She earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from Lehigh University and worked as a writer, editor, and graphic designer before becoming a full-time author. She currently lives and writes outside of Boston. Lori is the author of the young adult contemporary fantasy series Becoming Jinn. | www.lorigoldsteinbooks.com

Kristen Houghton

Kristen Houghton is an award-winning, top-selling author of four fiction and two non-fiction books.Her latest book FOR I HAVE SINNED, released in December 2014, has garnered praise from renowned book critics nationwide and is on the top-selling book lists in the USA, the U.K., Australia, and France. The book is the first in the series A Cate Harlow Private Investigation. | As Kristen told Greg Archer, book critic for The Huffington Post, | "I was... Read More →

Trisha Leaver

Trisha Leaver lives on Cape Cod with her husband, three children, and one rather irreverent black lab. She is a chronic daydreamer who prefers the cozy confines of her own imagination to the mundane routine of everyday life. She writes Young Adult Contemporary Fiction, Psychological Horror, Historical Fiction, and Science Fiction and is published with FSG/ Macmillan, Flux/Llewellyn and Merit Press. | www.trishaleaver.com

Linda Lombri

Linda Lombri is a card-carrying member of the “Why Not” generation (a.k.a. “The Baby Boomers”). Linda has been the Marketing Communications Director at a Fortune 500 paper and packaging company. She’s been a test kitchen home economist, a teacher, a consumer affairs representative, an educational writer and editor, a project manager, a needlework craft expert, a small business entrepreneur, a corporate marketing communications director... Read More →

Sunday June 14, 2015 2:20pm - 3:00pm

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