The Writers Room Spotlights Osterman

Writers Room Executive Director Donna Brodie recently interviewed
Jeanne-Marie Osterman. What inspired Shellback? And what’s a “shellback”? Continue reading.

“My three themes—the love between parent and child, the tragedies of war, and caring for a parent in old age—are themes I think a lot of people can relate to. To help the manuscript hold together, I made them my focus.”