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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Rebecca Johns  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born:


-- Website -- http://rebeccajohns.com
-- Rebecca Johns on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=rebecca+johns


Illinois Connection

Johns grew up in northern Illinois and attended Antioch Community High School.

Biographical and Professional Information

Rebecca Johns is an author and educator. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri's School of Journalism and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She is currently a member of DePaul University's English department.


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Titles At Your Library


Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

Contact author at rebeccajohns1971@yahoo.com

Psychos, Stalkers, and She-Devils Using Bad Characters to Create Good Fiction Program

Aspiring writers will learn the techniques of building better bad guys from DePaul University creative writing professor Rebecca Johns, author of The Countess A Novel of Elizabeth Bathory and Icebergs A Novel, a PEN/Hemingway finalist work. Includes handouts and exercises. (Adults; 90 min; $300 with permission to sell books)

Structuring Your Novel Program

Aspiring writers will learn the craft of structuring a novel from beginning to end from DePaul University creative writing professor Rebecca Johns, author of The Countess A Novel of Elizabeth Bathory and Icebergs A Novel, a PEN/Hemingway finalist work. Includes handouts and exercises. (Adults; 90 min; $300 with permission to sell books)