Milicent Patrick created one of Hollywood's best known classic monsters' and her work was credited to a man; Mallory O'Meara (LADY FROM THE BLACK LAGOON) uncovers Patrick's career and restores her place in film history. Deb Spera (CALL YOUR DAUGHTER HOME) drew upon true stories in her rural town passed down to her through generations to pen her powerful novel of three women fighting gender, race, and class issues in the 1920s South. And former CNN Chief White House correspondent Jessica Yellin's razor-sharp debut (SAVAGE NEWS) speaks to the #MeToo movement and today's volatile broadcast news scene.
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA
Meeting Type: PopTop Stage
Cost: Included with full conference and exhibits only registration.