A Ph.D. shelved in lieu of research inverted and traditional values abandoned, the work of Rachel Summers is what some have called a journey into antinomian mysteriosophy where socially sanctioned morality is turned on its head in order to shake out just a few drops of enlightenment. Summers holds degrees in History, Comparative religions, English Literature, and Philosophy, all centered on the late medieval era. Her first novel, CondAmnation, is a retelling of that era’s favored heroine Joan of Arc. Summers’ Joan, however, is not a holy virgin, not a Christian, and certainly nobody’s good girl. Neither, for that matter, is Summers, who is currently rewriting the novel as a screenplay.
Name: Rachel Summers
Lives in: Atlanta, Georgia
Company: Summer Soleil Literature
Occupation: Researcher and Screenwriter
Unique traits: Demonologist and historical witchcraft specialist; Southern folk magic specialist; Latin translator; Harley enthusiast; consultant for all things bizarre...
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Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)
Berry College (Mount Berry, GA)