Celebrating Women Authors Since 1982

Palo Verde, by author Jacqueline Briskin
Jacqueline Briskin, author of Palo Verde

Jacqueline Briskin

What’s Novel in California?
Jacqueline Briskin, author of Onyx, Paloverde and others.

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, by author Betty Edwards
Betty Edwards, author of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain

Betty Edwards

Drawing on the Right Side of Writing
Betty Edwards, Ph.D., author of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain.

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84 Charing Cross Road, by author Helene Hanff
Helene Hanff, author of 84 Charing Cross Road

Helene Hanff

…our author talks about her fans.
Luncheon speaker - Helene Hanff - on her maiden voyage to California. Author of 84 Charing Cross Road, a love affair with reading, and now a play, opening in New York in December, starring Ellen Burstyn. Also, Duchess of Bloomsbury Street, numerous TV scripts and the highly personal tourist guide of New York, Apple Of My Eye.

Looking Glass, by author Cynthia Whitcomb Mandelberg
Cynthia Whitcomb Mandelberg, author of Looking Glass

Cynthia Whitcomb Mandelberg

“Grand Slam”: Writing for Television, Film and Stage
Cynthia Whitcomb Mandelberg, Long Beach writer of outstanding television biographies, including Eleanor, First Lady of the World starring Jean Stapleton in May of 1982, and The Grace Kelly Story being produced in association with Cheryl Ladd. Also, Looking Glass a play based on the life of Lewis Carroll.

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Mothers, Daughters, by author Carolyn See
Carolyn See, author of Mothers, Daughters

Carolyn See

What’s Novel in California?
Carolyn See, Los Angeles Times critic, author of Mothers, Daughters and Rhine Maidens.

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Presto, by author Roberta Smoodin
Roberta Smoodin, author of Presto

Roberta Smoodin

Meditations on the Meaning of Magic
Roberta Smoodin, author of Presto!

The Women Poets in English, by author Ann Stanford
Ann Stanford, author of The Women Poets in English

Ann Stanford

Trampling Out The Vintage
Robin Johnson PhD., poet-in-residence at Pepperdine. Ann Stanford, PhD., poet, and editor of The Women Poets in English.