Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) will welcome Larry Baker, a novelist, as part of the Florida Literary Arts Coalition (FLAC) tour from 4:30-5:30pm on Monday, January 26. Baker will read from his new novel, The Education of Nancy Adams, and following the presentation he will participate in book signings. The event will take place on the FSW Charlotte Campus in Punta Gorda in the Building O Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public.
In addition to writing, Baker also teaches history at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids Iowa. He has penned five other novels, the first of which, The Flamingo Rising, was adapted for a Hallmark Classic movie in 1999.
Florida SouthWestern State College is Southwest Florida’s largest and one of the most affordable institutions of higher education. Annually serving more than 22,000 students globally, FSW offers a variety of nationally-ranked, career-focused academic programs with two- and four-year degrees, and professional certifications. Students are also active in clubs and programs catered to their interests. FSW will debut its intercollegiate athletics program in the fall 2015.