PHILIP GERARD is the author of five novels, eight works of nonfiction, and numerous essays on history, music, and writing craft. He teaches in the BFA and MFA Programs of the Department of Creative Writing at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He is co-editor with his wife, Jill Gerard, of Chautauqua, the literary journal of the Chautauqua Institution. He and Jill live in Wilmington, NC, on Whiskey Creek near the Intracoastal Waterway.
Book launch and signing of the 25th anniversary edition of Cape Fear Rising. Co-hosted by UNCW. Light refreshments will be available.