- Wednesday, February 12: Lecture, 7 pm: Author Alma Katsu: “Researching the Historical Novel”
Join Alma Katsu, author of The Taker Trilogy, as she discusses the challenges of conducting research for fiction that spans multiple eras and continents. The Taker, Ms. Katsu’s first book, was selected by BOOKLIST as one of the ten best debut novels of 2011 and has been published in over a dozen languages. The final book in the trilogy, The Descent, was released in January. Ms. Katsu holds a MA in fiction from JohnsHopkinsUniversity, and is currently a senior analyst and researcher for a major think tank.