TITLE: Carol Fitzgerald: National Collegiate Book Collecting Award Winners
SPEAKER: Carol Fitzgerald
EVENT DATE: 2010/10/15
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 58 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
An illustrated talk by noted bibliophile, collector and author Carol Fitzgerald, who spoke on collecting mid-20th-Century regional Americana.
Speaker Biography: Carol Fitzgerald is the author of "The Rivers of America: A Descriptive Bibliography" (2001) and "Series Americana: Post Depression-Era Regional Literature, 1938-1980: A Descriptive Bibliography" (2009), both two-volume works co-published by Oak Knoll Press and the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress. She is co-Founder and President of TheBookReportNetwork.com, a group of eight Internet sites about books and authors that have become the gathering places for a large and devoted community of book lovers since 1996, with more than 1,600,000 unique visitors each month. The Network's flagship site is Bookreporter.com. Prior to TBRN, Fitzgerald spent 17 years at Conde Nast Publications, where she developed broad-based marketing, promotion and publicity programs.
SERIES: Books & Beyond