Author Archives for Julie Andresen

Cinematic Savannah, GA – a travel blog

February 24, 2017 1:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Title Image: Forsyth Park, Savannah Stop #2 on our road trip: after Charleston came Savannah, an easy few hours along scenic Low Country back roads. Quick: What do Juliette Gordon Low, Johnny Mercer and Paula Deen all have in common? Answer: They’re all from Savannah. And now here’s my theme:... read more


Charleston, SC – a travel blog

February 21, 2017 2:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Title Photo: The Battery – Charleston, South Carolina My friend, Delia, came all the way from Bucharest, Romania to attend the Gender, Sexuality, Feminism and the Romance Novel symposium, which I hosted at Duke University on February 10. (More on that event in a later blog.) After that it was:... read more


Romance Subgenres: An Overview (Repost)

February 17, 2017 2:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s still Valentine’s Day week! So I thought it would be fun to share my overview of romance subgenres.  My quest as a romance writer is to mine the riches of as many of the romance subgenres as I possibly can. The major division is between historical and contemporary: Historicals... read more


The Rubenstein Library and Romance Novels

February 7, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Title Image: Main entrance to Perkins-Bostock and the Rubenstein Library, West Campus, Duke University On February 10 I am hosting the Gender, Sexuality, Feminism and the Romance Novel symposium at Duke University. It will be held in the East Campus parlors of the East Duke Building from 2:00 – 5:00.... read more


Romance Novel Symposium Duke University

February 3, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Title Image: East Duke Building where the Romance Novel Symposium Duke University will be held on February 14. On Friday, February 10 from 2:00 – 5:00 I will be moderating “Gender, Sexuality, Feminism and the Romance Novel” held in the first-floor parlors of the East Duke Building on Duke University’s... read more


Five Questions with Alisha Rai

January 27, 2017 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I’m having so much fun connecting with all the smart authors and bloggers I’ve met online. This is the latest entry in my series of conversations with other romance authors, who join us to share about their creative process, their habits, their inspiration, and more. Our guest today is Alisha Rai who... read more