Betsy Carter & Shanthi Sekaran
Watermark Books & Cafe will host authors Betsy Carter and Shanthi Sekaran for an author conversation and signing on Monday, Sept. 25 at 6:00 p.m. Carter is the author of We Were Strangers Once, and Sekaran is the author of Lucky Boy.
The daughter of German immigrants, BETSY CARTER is the author of the novels Swim to Me, The Orange Blossom Special, and The Puzzle King, as well as her memoir, Nothing to Fall Back On. She is also the creator and editor of New York Woman Magazine, and has worked at many other magazines, including Newsweek, Harper's Bazaar and Esquire.
Shanthi Sekaran teaches creative writing at California College of the Arts, and is a member of the San Francisco Writers' Grotto. She is the author of The Prayer Room and her work has appeared in the New York Times, Best New American Voices, and Canteen, as well as online at Zyzzyva and Mutha Magazine. A California native, she lives in Berkeley with her husband and two children. Lucky Boy is her second novel.