Sisters in Crime is an international organization of writers, readers, booksellers, librarians, agents, editors, reviewers and teachers interested in promote the professional development and advancement of women crime writers to achieve equality in the industry. The organization was founded in 1986 by Sara Paretsky with other women mystery writers and enthusiasts and now has over 45 local chapters around the world. Welcome to the Northern California chapter, and find out how to join us!
NOTE: Sisters in Crime National sponsors an annual research/scholarship award for emerging women writers of color. For information: http://www.sistersincrime.org/default.asp?page=EleanorTaylorBland
Join Anthony Award-winning author Simon Wood for his acclaimed presentation, “The 21st Century Author.” This workshop is aimed at the published (traditional and independent) and the pre-published author. The new author needs to have their image thought out in advance while the published author needs to evaluate their how they engage with their current readership and a potential new readership. For more:http://simonwood.net/workshops/September 512- 2 pmPotluckBookShop West Portal80 W Portal AvenueSan Francisco, CA 94127415-564-8080