J. Courtney Sullivan Advises Young Writers at Smith College Workshop

J. Courtney Sullivan of Brooklyn, New York, is the author of three bestselling novels: Commencement, Maine and The Engagements.

The Engagements, published in 2013, is soon to be a major motion picture produced by Reese Witherspoon and distributed by Fox 2000, and it will be translated into 17 languages. It tells the story of a diamond engagement ring as it is handed down from the 1930s to the present, connecting five relationships in surprising ways.

More about J. Courtney Sullivan is on her website, http://jcourtneysullivan.com.