CAPITOL CHOICES MEETING NOTES MAY 20
CAPITOL CHOICES MEETING NOTES
Friday, May 20, 2011
Attending: Annette Klause, Kathie Weinberg, Jane Dorfman, Lynda Adamson, Vicki Velsey, Melanie Donovan, Deborah Taylor, Kathy Isaacs, Valerie Diamond, Ruth Anne Champion, Julie Dietzel-Glair, Todd Krueger, Bridget Harvey, Joy McIntire, Teresa Cain, Michelle Miller, Carolyn La Chance, Jamie Watson, Tony Carmack, Jackie Gropman, Rachel Wood, Jane Drabkin, Elissa Webber, Micki Freeny, Debra Nelson, Colleen Beaupre, Anamaría Anderson, Rhona Campbell, Blair Christolon, Paula Langsam, Ashley Jones, Marianne Baker, María E. Gentle, Kathie Meizner, Edie Ching, Kristi Jemtegaard, Joan Kindig
The website now has a “Noteworthy Titles” 2011 brochure available for printing under “2011 List."
A list of starred books now on the website will be updated monthly.
The Folklore Society of Greater Washington will sponsor the Washington Folk Festival June 4-5, 2011, at Glen Echo Park, MD, from 12 PM to 7 PM. Capitol Choices’ Vicky Velsey will be telling stories on Sunday.
Bethesda Library is hosting Ruta Sepetys, author of Between Shades of Gray, at 7 PM on May 26.
Annette Klause has a story, “Elf Blood,” published in Welcome to Bordertown (eds. Ellen Kushner and Holly Black, 2011).
The afternoon “Gilding the Lily” session of Pratt’s Books for the Beast on October 22nd has added Steven Weinberg and Stacy Sciescka, authors of To Timbukto.