Erika Rummel

About me

Erika Rummel is the author of a dozen non-fiction books (Renaissance history, biography) and two novels, PLAYING NAOMI (2009) and HEAD GAMES (2013). She divides her time between Toronto and Los Angeles and has lived in small villages in Argentina, Romania, and Bulgaria.

From my website

ENJOY BOREDOM ALREADY.But before you settle in, read Rosencranx Baldwin’s article in the L.A. Times:http://www.pressreader.com/usa/los-angeles-times/20160207/281822872839874/TextView Here are a few choice phrases from the article:Earbuds are like underwear…almost everyone’s got a pair on them.They expose you to a constant stream of stimulation, a cranium full of sound.Get rid of them. With…

#AMREADING ERIKA RUMMEL, THE INQUISITOR’S NIECE.Rummel, Inquisitor's NieceYes, I’m reading the final proofs of my forthcoming novel, The Inquisitor’s Niece, the story of a taboo relationship between a Jew and a Christian, set in inquisitorial Spain. Here is a teaser:Public executions always fetched a good crowd. People craned their heads…

#AMREADING EDITH WHARTON, THE REEF. Americans in Paris, 1912. Edith WhartonAn American in Paris: It’s not quite clear whether he lives in Europe in order to cultivate an art, or cultivates an art as a pretext for living in Europe.Being ladylike: What were all her reticences and evasions but the result…

 
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