Alison McMahan

About me

Alison McMahan is the author of the award-winning Alice Guy Blaché, Lost Visionary of the Cinema (Continuum, 2002) and The Films of Tim Burton: Animating Live Action in Hollywood (Continuum 2005). She writes screenplays, documentary scripts (Homunculus Productions) and fiction. Her next book will be a work of historical fiction set in medieval Spain.

From my website

Return to Cuba

In the winter of 2012 my husband Charlie and I were able to travel to Cuba as part of a People-to-People tour. The tour enabled us to visit new businesses my Cuban entrepreneurs. But Charlie and I also had our own agenda: we wanted to learn as much as we…

Quiet, by Sandra Irwin

My aunt Sandra Irwin, who was nominated for a Puschart poetry prize in 2014, will publish her first poetry chapbook, Quiet, in February, 2015 from Finishing Line Press. Available for pre-order now. Here's the blurb: In her debut collection, Sandra Irwin paints the Southern California landscape from childhood to mature…

Book Cover Challenge

My Viable Paradise classmate, Casey Blair, tagged me for the Book Cover Challenge. If you want me to tag you, leave a message in the comments. 1. What are your 6 favorite book covers? Nearly impossible to limit it to 6 favorites. What I did was pick the last six…

 
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