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Monday, June 17, 2013
The Art of: Summer Saturday Speaker Series, featuring Pamela Raintree
Gallery Fine Art Center is excited to begin a new Summer Saturday Speaker
Series at the Gallery Fine Art Center, 2151 Airline Drive, 200, Bossier City.
First Speaker is Pamela Raintree, who will be reading excerpts from her
memoirs, French Dressing on Saturday, June 29, from 2-4pm
About the Author: Mississippi Gulf
Coast native Pamela Raintree relocated to Shreveport, La, in 1996, where she
ended a career in outdoor advertising, took up writing and began life as a
woman. Since then, she has been an active member of the literary community,
having participated in numerous literary events and earning several publishing,
as well as editing, credits. Ms. Raintree is a co-founder of, and facilitated
the Red River ReWriters (formerly Saturday Poets) critique group.
Literary Awards: AWC Prose and Erdel
Family Memorial Awards (3rd Place).
Publication Credits: Shreveport Times,
Sunday At Four, Links, Electronic Poetry Network, French Dressing: An
Autobiographical Blend of Poetry and Prose (self-published book), Inspired By:
A Collection of Words (self-published chapbook), Diversity (self-published
informational and poetic pamphlet), Gender Lexicon (self-published pamphlet).