Writers in Residence series to welcome novelist Andrea Chapin on Jan. 28

Andrea Chapin
January 21, 2016

St. Augustine, Fla. – Novelist Andrea Chapin will read from her work, “The Tutor,” as part of Flagler College’s Writers-in-Residence series on Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. in the Flagler Room.

Chapin’s novel of historical fiction imagines an early muse for a young William Shakespeare, and has been written up for its unique take on the Bard in publications like The New York Times and Entertainment Weekly.

Chapin has been an editor with art, movie, theater and literary magazines, including The Paris Review, Conjunctions and The Lincoln Center Theater Review. She has written for such publications as More, Redbook, Town & Country, Self, Martha Stewart Living and others. Chapin lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.

The event, free and open to the public, will be held in the Flagler Room, 74 King Street. Call (904) 819-6339 or visit www.flagler.edu/writers for more information.


Flagler College is a private, four-year comprehensive college located in St. Augustine, Fla. The college offers 32 majors, 44 minors and two pre-professional programs. Flagler College has an enrollment of about 2,500 students, as well as a satellite campus in Tallahassee, Fla. U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review regularly feature Flagler as a college that offers quality education at a relatively low cost. A Flagler education is less than half the cost of similar private colleges, and competitive with many state universities. A relatively young institution (founded in 1968), Flagler College is also noted for its historic beauty. The centerpiece of the campus is the former Hotel Ponce de Leon, a National Historic Landmark built in 1888 by railroad pioneer and Standard Oil co-founder Henry M. Flagler. For more on Flagler College, visit www.flagler.edu.