Kathleen George





Kathleen George


Born
in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, The United States
July 07, 1943

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Kathleen Elizabeth George (born July 7, 1943) is an American professor and writer best known for her series of crime novels set in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

She was born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania and educated at the University of Pittsburgh: B.A. (summa cum laude), 1964, M.A. (theatre), 1966, Ph.D. (theatre), 1975, M.F.A. (creative writing), 1988. She teaches theatre arts at the University of Pittsburgh and fiction writing at the Chatham University Low-Residency MFA Program in Creative Writing.

She is married to the writer Hilary Masters, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University. They reside in Pittsburgh.


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The Odds (Richard Christie,...

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The Johnstown Girls

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Taken

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Pittsburgh Noir

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Simple (Richard Christie, #6)

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Hideout (Richard Chrisite, #5)

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Afterimage (Richard Chrisit...

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Fallen (Richard Christie, #2)

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A Measure of Blood (Richard...

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Playwriting: The First Work...

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“Small pleasures. Don't ever dismiss them, Ellen thinks. Tastes, smells, the feel of things, the sounds of birds, music. And talk. Small conversations with people you like. A good book.”
Kathleen George, The Johnstown Girls

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