Calendar of Events
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 7 p.m.
Writer Alex Prutenu
Providence United Methodist Church
2810 Providence Road, Charlotte, N.C., 28211
Alex M. Prutenu emigrated to the United States from Romania in 1980. He has worked as a journalist, a television news director, a freelance writer, and an editor. He is the author of the novella Short Lean Cuts, available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Powell's Books. He is also author of Gears: A Collection from Independent Talent Group also available at the aforementioned retailers. His writing has appeared in NY Arts Magazine, Guernica, PANK, Connotation Press, FRIGG, The Atticus Review, Thrush Poetry Journal, Specter Literary Magazine and many others. His short story "The Barber" has been nominated for a 2013 Micro Award by A-Minor Magazine. He has just completed his first novel, The Sun Eaters.
He’ll be speaking to us about his journey as a writer, works in progress, and plans for future projects. Alex is the quintessential “Indie Author.” Unlike most of us, he has knowledge of publishing opportunities in Europe. Like most of us, he has to balance the real life demands of work and family with his writing. Alex lives with his family near Raleigh, N.C.
2014-15 Calendar of Events
November 18, 2014 - Alex Prutenu, fiction writer
December 16, 2014 - Jeff Jackson, arts and culture editor of Charlotte Viewpoint
January 20, 2015 - Selected Members' Reading
Sunday, January 25, 2015 - CWC North celebrates the publication of The Medicine Man's Daughter at the Warehouse Performing Arts Center in Cornelius.
February 17, 2015 - Panel discussion (with Women's National Book Association)
March 17, 2015 - Critique groups
April 21, 2015 - Poet (TBA)
May 19, 2015 - Bob Strother, short story writer