Category Archives: Historical Novel

Doctor in the Castra

This Saturday 26th March at 6:30 pm on the Catskill Review of Books Ian Williams talks to NYT best selling author Ruth Downie about her Roman Doctor as inadvertent investigator series, “Medicus.”

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Dolen Perkins-Valdez on “Wench”

This week’s Catskill Review of Books features Dolen Perkins-Valdez, in conversation with Ian Williams about her novel Wench, a thoughtful, considered look at relationships between slave women and their masters before the Civil, based on her discovery that Wilberforce University … Continue reading

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