LEFT COAST WRITERS LITERARY SALON: Don George, author of Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Writing, editor of
Better than Fiction: True Travel Tales from Great Fiction Writers, and more!
Monday, February 3rd, 2014 || 7pm
Book Passage-Corte Madera|| 51 Tamal Vista Dr. Corte Madera ||
This month our speaker is noted travel writer and editor Don George, who recently released the latest edition of his highly acclaimed Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Writing. He has also edited several Lonely Planet anthologies.
Don has made his living as a travel writer and editor virtually since college. His first real job was as a travel writer for the San Francisco Examiner. From there he moved on to a short stint as an editor at the Examiner’s Sunday magazine, then he became the travel editor for the Examiner & Chronicle for nine years.
When the allures of cyberspace became irresistible, Don joined Salon.com and founded their (more…)