Lyn Millner, M.F.A.: January 2016 FGCU Authors Series Nominee

Congratulations to Lyn Millner, our 31st honoree in the FGCU Author Series of recently published books authored or edited by FGCU faculty and staff. Ms. Millner’s book, The Allure of Immortality: An American Cult, a Florida Swamp, and a Renegade Prophet, will be featured on the Library website during the month of January and displayed on a poster on the first floor of Library West in the FGCU Authors and New Books area.

Lyn Millner, an associate professor of journalism, founded FGCU’s journalism program. Her radio stories and essays have been broadcast on National Public Radio’s Morning Edition and Weekend Edition and on American Public Media’s Marketplace. Her print work has appeared in the New York Times, USA Today, Oxford American, the Hollywood Reporter, and Boca Raton magazine. The Allure of Immortalityis her first book.

Each month a recent book authored by FGCU staff or faculty is selected and placed on display with an accompanying poster on the first floor of Library West in the FGCU Authors and New Books area. The author and book are also featured on the Library’s website, news blog, and Facebook page. FGCU faculty and staff are encouraged to notify the relevant subject specialist librarian if they publish a book.