The Popular Romance Project
With Jayashree Kamble
Posted on May 28, 2014
While novels may be the dominant form of popular romance in the U.S., cinema dominates in India, says scholar Jayashree Kamble.
Topics: Beyond the Novel | Romance Scholarship
With Pamela Regis
Posted on May 27, 2014
Scholar Pamela Regis teaches popular romance as an interdisciplinary subject.
Topics: Romance Scholarship | Teaching Romance
With Cindy Gerard
Posted on May 22, 2014
Cindy Gerard, author of romantic suspense, explains why she started writing novels about veterans and the difficulties they face.
With Catherine Roach
Posted on May 21, 2014
The romance narrative is one of the, if not the, most powerful narratives in existence, says scholar Catherine Roach.
Topics: Romance Scholarship
With Rosemary Potter
Posted on May 20, 2014
Bookstore owner Rosemary Potter knows what it takes for a romance novel to grab a reader.
Topics: Selling Romance
With Sarah Frantz
Posted on May 15, 2014
Scholar and editor Sarah Frantz traces the alpha male hero’s history from Byron to the present day.
With J. Perry Stone
Posted on May 14, 2014
Like many romance authors, J. Perry Stone first discovered romance by raiding her mother’s stash.
Topics: Writing Romance
By Lynne Tatlock
Posted on May 13, 2014
In the late 1800s, romance novels by German author E. Marlitt were big sellers in the U.S.
Topics: Romance Scholarship | Selling Romance
With Robyn Carr
, Jamie Carr
Posted on May 8, 2014
Author Robyn Carr’s daughter, Jamie, admires her mother’s stick-to-it-ive-ness to this day.
With Kim Killion
Posted on May 7, 2014
Cover artist Kim Killion knows what it takes to shoot a good cover photo.
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