The minutes for the July 2013 Board Meeting are available.
Romance Writers of America Announces 2013 Contest WinnersRomance Writers of America (RWA), the trade association for aspiring and published romance fiction authors, announces the winners for the 2013 RITA® and Golden Heart® Awards on July 20 from 8:00–10:00 p.m ET. The RITA—the highest award of dist
Sarah Whitten is a librarian at the Bangor Public Library in Bangor, ME. She's known to be the voice for romance fiction at her library, and she has presented the importance of romance in libraries at local and state library conferences as well as on e-mail listservs for librarians. Whitten is t
Cathy Genna is the Community Relations Manager at the East Brunswick, NJ, Barnes & Noble store. A dynamic and enthusiastic advocate for the romance genre, Genna made her store one of the best-selling stores for romance in her region. In addition, she hosts highly successful romance author progra
On behalf of Romance Writers of America, author Susan Elizabeth Phillips presented a check to Robina Norman of the Hazel W. Guilford Memorial Library in Aurora, N.C., for the 2013 Romance Writers of America Library Grant at the 2013 American Library Association conference in Chicago on June 30.