When we think of historical romance, we think of formal balls and house parties, often centered in British mansions and featuring well-heeled elites. In this session, our authors will discuss historic novels featuring members of socially excluded groups ... characters living in places and spaces well beyond the usual settings.
|This event has free advance tickets. Make reservations
|Koffler Room 204 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)
|Sat, Mar 9, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
|Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)
|Jeaiza Quiñones Ivory
Liana De la Rosa is a historical romance author who writes diverse characters in the Regency and Victorian periods. Liana has an English degree from the University of Arizona, and in her past life she owned a mystery shopping company and sold pecans for a large farm....
Best-selling author Diana Quincy is a former television journalist who decided she would rather make up stories where a happy ending is always guaranteed. Since her 2013 debut, Quincy's books have landed on annual “Best of” lists in Library Journal and The Washington Post....
Beverly Jenkins is the award-winning author of several historical romances and works of contemporary fiction centering around Black characters. Her first romance, “Night Song,” was published in 1994....
Tia Williams had a 15-year career as a beauty editor for magazines including Elle, Glamour, Lucky, Teen People and Essence. In 2004, she pioneered the beauty-blog industry with her award-winning site, "Shake Your Beauty....