Georgia State University: Perimeter College – Dunwoody Campus, 2101 Womack Rd, Dunwoody, GA 30338, Building N-C
- David Fulmer’s Fiction Workshop Part 4 in Building N-C auditorium: 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (members only)
- Speaking Up
- The Essential Importance of Dialogue
- What They Say and How They Say It
- Real and Unreal
- You Don’t Say
- Speaking Up
As the author of eleven novels and a novella, Fulmer has won the Shamus Award for Best First Novel and a Benjamin Franklin Award, and has been nominated for an LA Times Book Prize, the Barry Award, the Falcon Award, and the Shamus Award for Best Novel. His books have received excellent reviews from, among others, The New York Times, USA Today, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, and Publishers Weekly, and in addition to audiobook versions, have been translated into French, Italian, Japanese, and Turkish.
The Day Ends at Dawn, his twelfth novel and the seventh and final installment in his acclaimed Storyville series, will be released in January by Crescent City Books. He has been a journalist, an Army photographer, a welder, and a bartender. A native of central Pennsylvania, he lives in Ormewood Park with his wife, Sansanee Sermprungsuk.
- Nosh & Networking for members and visitors, and book signing for David Fulmer, in Building N-C café: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
- Meeting for members and visitors in Building N-C auditorium: 1:30-3:45 p.m.
Club Business, Upcoming Events, and Announcements
Steven Cooper, April 2019 guest speaker #1:
“Strategies for writers conference participation”
Steven Cooper is a former investigative reporter. His work has earned him multiple Emmy Awards and nominations, as well as a national Edward R. Murrow award, and numerous honors from the Associated Press. He taught for five years in the English department at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. Born and raised in Massachusetts, Steven has lived a bit like a nomad, working TV gigs in New England, Arizona and Florida, and following stories around the globe.
Desert Remains is his fourth novel.
Book-signing in the Building N-C café for Steven Cooper.
Susan Crawford, April 2019 guest speaker #2:
“Seeing through the eyes of your characters”
Susan is an award-winning poet as well as an international and bestselling author. After she signed on with an agent she met through an Atlanta Writers Club Conference, her two psychological suspense novels, The Pocket Wife and The Other Widow, sold at auction to Morrow-Harper Collins, to Faber & Faber in the UK, and Piemme in Italy. The Pocket Wife, published separately in France, Spain, Germany, and Poland, gained international acclaim and spent eight weeks on the Canadian Bestseller list.
Her work has been widely and favorably reviewed in such newspapers as The Toronto Star, The San Francisco Tribune, and The Boston Globe. Radio interviews include Radio Gorgeous in the UK and Literary New England, where she was delighted to share air time with Elizabeth Berg.
Her books have been featured in Big Issue in the North, and Metro in England and her articles have been included in publications both here and abroad, including Cosmopolitan in Italy. Closer to home, she writes monthly articles for the e-Quill.
Originally from Miami, Susan lived in New York and Boston before coming to Atlanta, where she raised three daughters and worked in the field of Adult Education for over 20 years.
Her work was described by Booklist as “gripping character-driven mystery.”
Book-signing in the Building N-C café for Susan Crawford.