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Susan Gregg Gilmore


USA flag (b.1961)

Susan Gregg Gilmore was born in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1961. She began her writing career at the University of Virginia as a reporter for the schools award-winning newspaper, The Cavalier Daily.

After graduating with a degree in history, she assumed a secretarial position with the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. A year later, Gregg Gilmore entered graduate school at the University of Texas at Austin, earning a Master of Arts in American Studies.

She married in 1985 and with her husband, Dan, raised three daughters all the while writing for newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, The Christian Science Monitor and the Chattanooga News-Free Press.

While on staff at the Free Press, Gregg Gilmore wrote a weekly column about parenting in the South.

Genres: Literary Fiction