Friday, June 3, 2016, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am
at the Resort and Conference Center, 35 Scudder Ave., Hyannis
Featuring a continental breakfast, talks by three acclaimed authors, a Question and Answer session, and a book sale and signing.
Elena Delbanco, a graduate of Bennington College, taught writing at the Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan, for thirty years. Prior to this, she and her husband, Nicholas Delbanco, with the writer John Gardner, founded the Bennington Writing Workshops. The daughter of famed cellist Bernard Greenhouse of the Beaux Arts Trio, Elena has published her first novel, The Silver Swan (Other Press, May 2015) about the world of classical music and the fate of a great Stradivarius cello upon its owner’s death. She resides in Wellfleet.
Steve Marini, a former Instructional Designer for the federal government, had his first crime story, Connections, published in 2012. The story centered around Detective Jack Contino, as did his next two novels in that series, Aberration and Calculation. His current book is a departure from the Contino series. Schmuel’s Journey features a young boy at Auschwitz in 1944 and flashes forward to New Hampshire in 1974 where Schmuel, now Sam Miller, must confront a demon from his past.
Deborah Swiss is the award-winning author of The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia’s Convict Women and three other non-fiction books. She holds a doctorate from Harvard University and has appeared on The Today Show in the United States and on ABC Radio across Australia. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Time, Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, and the Sydney Morning Herald.
Admission: $15 for members of the Cape Cod Writers Center
$20 for non-members