The latest news from our friend Laurel Corona, is that she has secured a publishing deal for her novel The Mapmaker’s Daughter due out in 2014. She was recently spotted in Los Angeles, working on revisions to a screenplay of The Four Seasons. Join Jeff for a snapshot of her life, which aired on KSDS Jazz88this month:
Dr. Laurel Corona is a published author and Professor of Humanities at City College. She’s won many awards for her writing, bringing home the award for historical fiction and the top prize, the Geisel Award, from the San Diego Book Awards in 2012. Jeff tells us what happened when life recently threw Laurel a curve.
Keep up with Laurel and other local women authors at sandiegowritingwomen.blogspot, where fresh content about the writing life is posted every month. To take a class with Professor Corona, check the schedule at San Diego City College.