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Save the Date: March 22

On March 22 at 7pm EST, in a special evening event UNSUITABLE will welcome bestselling author Tracy Deonn for “Re-mixing a Legend: Young Adult Fantasy Fiction, Arthurian Legend, and Southern Black Girl Magic.”  In 2020, Deonn’s novel Legendborn was an instant bestseller.  A North Carolina native and UNC graduate, Deonn set this brilliant and utterly unique story on the campus of UNC Chapel Hill.  On March 22, she will talk about researching and writing Legendborn, and what it means to re-imagine a medieval legend to speak so powerfully to our present moment.

This event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required: https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcqcuyoqTIjHdW5wS_vjbUy54gGWEFMc0oN

It Starts Now!

Welcome! UNSUITABLE’s seventh year of conversations about women, history and popular fiction begins on Friday, February 19th, with author Robin Covington. Register now for…


A Conversation with Robin Covington

Join us via Zoom on Friday, February 19, at noon EST for a conversation with bestselling author Robin Covington about writing fiction that celebrates how, even after the roughest night, dawn promises new beginnings.

A USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestseller and biracial Native American author of color, Robin Covington proudly writes diverse romance. Robin’s books have won the National Reader’s Choice and Golden Leaf Awards and finaled in the Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice, HOLT Medallion, and the Book Seller’s Best.

Free and open to the public.  ***Pre-registration required.***

Zoom registration link: https://duke.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0qdu2hqTMpE9P76_gu3xvSQvXBTAYqZPn6

Support comes from the Carolyn C. and William M. McClatchey endowment to Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Duke University.

Save the dates:

March 12th Writing Closed-Door Romance with award-winning author Piper Huguley

March 22nd Re-mixing a Legend: Young Adult Fantasy Fiction, Arthurian Legend, and Southern Black Girl Magic with bestselling author Tracy Deonn

March 24th Made for Each Other? Developing Romance Protagonists with bestselling author Caroline Linden

March 31st What Makes a Great Romance Novel? with editor John R. Jacobson

April 14th Diversity in Romance Publishing: An Insider’s Perspective with literary agent and editor Latoya Smith

Find Zoom registration links to each of the 2021 season’s events on the Public Events page.

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