Meet the Alliance Authors 2020
This year's Meet the Authors event looked a little different! Although we were not able to meet in person, nine Arts Alliance authors invited us into their homes to discuss the writing process and introduce us to their latest works. Special thanks to Sandwich Community Television for recording and producing this event.
PAULETTE BOUDROT has a degree in French language and literature, and has taught French in elementary schools, colleges, and universities in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Boston, My Blissful Winter is her debut literary translation.
JUNE BOWSER-BARRETT is a former teacher, now a playwright who has written 20 short and full-length plays. When the Voices in My Head Form A Chat Group, her first book, is a humorous take on our current fraught times.
DEAN COE is the kid-lit author of the five-book Chesterton picture book series and his latest, Wild Moon, a chapter book. He lives in Sandwich, MA.
CHRISTINA LAURIE has produced several poetry books and authored two children's books, including The Lobsters' Night before Christmas. She writes a blog CreativelyChristina.com and lives in Falmouth.
CHRISTIE LOWRANCE (host) is a freelance writer/editor, author, and has taught writing at UMass Dartmouth and Cape Cod Community College. She is Literary Arts coordinator at Sandwich Arts Alliance.
KAREN MCGARR is a native of Scotland who has written numerous short and full-length plays. Tales of a Wee Scottish Village, a memoir, is her first book.
ALVINA BAXTER MORAN has turned to writing historical fiction after years in finance. Her book, Lilly’s Chair, is based on actual events in her family over a century.
MARY PETIET is a poet, writer, publisher, and the author of three books including her most recent, Owl Magic: Your Guide Through Challenging Times.
BOB REECE is a retired clinical professor of pediatrics who has written and edited many books on child abuse Strong Medicine is his third novel.