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Susan Kelly, American writer, educator. Trip leader Appalachian Mountain Club, Andover, Massachusetts, 1997—2001.


Kelly, Susan was born on April 10, 1949 in New York City. Daughter of William Howard and Constance Meta Kelly.


Bachelor in English with honors, University Massachusetts, Boston, 1970. Master of Arts, Boston College, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Edinburgh, 1975.


Lecturer in English Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, 1978—1982. Associate management communications Harvard Business School, 1982—1987. Workshop leader Simmons College New England Writers workshop, Boston, 1987—1993.

Visiting assistant professor literary journalism Hampshire College, Amherst, since 2003. Lecturer report writing Cambridge Police Academy, 1983—1984. Consultant Massachusetts Criminal Justice Training Council, Boston, 1985.


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    • Author: (novels) The Gemini Man, 1985, The Summertime Soldiers, 1986, Trail of the Dragon, Until Proven Innocent, 1990, And Soon I'll Come to Kill You, 1991, Out of the Darkness, (non-fiction book) The Boston Stranglers, (short stories) Blue Curacao, The Healer, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journal.


Trip leader Appalachian Mountain Club, Andover, Massachusetts, 1997—2001.


William Howard

Constance Meta Kelly