TITLE: Catherine Asaro
SPEAKER: Catherine Asaro
EVENT DATE: 10/09/2004
RUNNING TIME: 37 minutes
Speaker Biography: Catherine Asaro is acclaimed for her Skolian Empire series, which combines adventure, hard science, romance and fast-paced action. Her stand-alone novel, "The Quantum Rose," won the Nebula Award. She is also a three-time winner of the Romantic Times Book Club award for Best Science Fiction Novel. Her latest novel is "Sunrise Alley." She has a Ph.D. in chemical physics, is president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America and lives with her family in Columbia, Md.
SERIES: National Book Festival 2004