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Women in literature

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Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Ann Leary, Marie Bostwick, Lauren Lipton: Creative Conversations, 2009 May 1

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Spring 2009: Literary Prize Winners of Litchfield County. Ann Leary (writer), Marie Bostwick (historical and women's fiction author), and Lauren Lipton (author and journalist) read selections from their work and discuss the creative process. Interviewed by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2009 May 1

Ann Leary: The Good House, 2013 October 25

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Writers in Conversation: Litchfield County author and journalist Lauren Lipton talks to acclaimed author Ann Leary about her novel The Good House, about a woman who is a well-regarded real-estate broker in denial about her alcoholism. Introduced by Kathy Knapp, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2013 October 25

Candace Bushnell: Trading Up and Lipstick Jungle, 2007 October 24

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English 217: Studies in Literature and Culture, Writers of Litchfield County--Fiction. Writer, journalist, and TV producer Candace Bushnell reads from her novel Trading Up, and discusses her novels Trading Up and Lipstick Jungle, as well as her other work. Interviewed by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2007 October 24

Dani Shapiro: Black and White, 2007 October 10

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English 217: Studies in Literature and Culture, Writers of Litchfield County--Fiction. Writer/novelist Dani Shapiro reads from her novel Black and White and discusses her work. Interviewed by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2007 October 10

Diane Meier: Creative Conversations, The Season of Second Chances, 2010 May 5

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Author, marketer, and style guru Diane Meier reads from her novel The Season of Second Chances and discusses her work. Interviewed by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2010 May 5

Gina Barecca and Diane Meier: Feminism, Politics, and the Power of Laughter, 2012 November 8

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Writers in Conversation: Litchfield County author, marketer, and style guru Diane Meier talks to Gina Barecca (Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of English literature and feminist theory at UConn, and humorist) about feminism, politics, and the power of laughter. Introduced by Kathy Knapp, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2012 November 8

Ken Simpson: Of Mice and Women, Sentimental Encounters in the work of Robert Burns and Laurence Sterne, 2006 October 19

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English 217: Writers of Litchfield County Nonfiction and Memoir. Scottish scholar Ken Simpson discusses women in the works of Robert Burns and Laurence Sterne. Introduced by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2006 October 19

Lauren Lipton: It's About Your Husband, 2007 September 26

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English 217: Studies in Literature and Culture, Writers of Litchfield County--Fiction. Author and journalist Lauren Lipton reads from her novel It's About Your Husband and discusses her work. Interviewed by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2007 September 26

Marie Bostwick: Fields of Gold, River's Edge, On Wings of the Morning, 2008 March 19

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Spring 2008: The Creative Process, A Discussion Series. Marie Bostwick, author of historical and women's fiction, including novels Fields of Gold, River's Edge, and On the Wings of Morning, reads from On Wings of the Morning and discusses her work. Interviewed by Davyne Verstandig, Director of LCWP. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 2008 March 19