Michael Connelly

Best-selling author Michael Connelly, B.S. Journalism 1980, Alumnus of Distinction 2003, will receive the Crime Writer’s Association (CWA) Diamond Dagger award for “sustained excellence.” The prize recognizes crime authors “who have made a significant contribution to the genre.” Previous recipients include P D James, John le Carré, Dick Francis, Ruth…

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Posted: March 7, 2018

The Great Storytellers series talk with best-selling author and Alumnus of Distinction Michael Connelly, JM 1980, is featured in the September 22, 2015 story in The Independent Florida Alligator, “UF journalism alumnus Michael Connelly shares insight on storytelling.”

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Posted: September 22, 2015

Michael Connelly, JM 1980, Alumnus of Distinction and prolific crime novelist, returned to Gainesville to support the Alachua County Library fundraiser on Nov. 7. “Libraries are the cornerstone of society,” Connelly told the Gainesville Sun in the article, “UF alumnus, crime drama author speaks at benefit gala for the library.”

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Posted: November 9, 2010

Five Pulitzer Prize winners and several best-selling authors will share the secrets of their trade at the Storytellers’ Summit May 14-16 at the University of Florida. The workshop, sponsored by the College of Journalism and Communications, is aimed at helping all sorts of storytellers, from novices to veterans, from writers…

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Posted: April 20, 2010

[jwplayer file=”college/Connelly070222.mp4″ html5_file=”http://fms01.jou.ufl.edu/college/Connelly070222.mp4″] Michael Connelly, JM 1980, best-selling author and Alumnus of Distinction of the College, spoke to and took questions from students and faculty in the Department of Journalism. Related links Alumni of Distinction Michael Connelly’s Web site Running time: 47:25. [audio:http://www.jou.ufl.edu/assets/newsaudio/Connelly070222.mp3]

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Posted: February 22, 2007

Michael Connelly, JM 1980, best-selling author and Alumnus of Distinction of the College, spoke to and took questions from students in the Department of Journalism. Related links Alumni of Distinction Michael Connelly’s Web site Running time: 47:47.

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Posted: February 16, 2006