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Romance Convention #278011

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 28, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Houston, Texas) Convention of romance writers examined; films shown. [Literary agent Steven AXELROD - comments on movie contracts.] Scope of the genre outlined. [Carolyn NICHOLS - notes size of business] [Janet DAILEY - comments.] Basis of Dailey's success discussed. [Ruth MARSHALL - hopes to sell her manuscript.] [Edward Patricia CRAIN - discusses "bodice rippers".] [Karen SOLEM - cites need for sensuality.] [Romance Writers of America President Rita ESTRADA - thinks fans have come out of the closet.]
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Kroft, Steve;
Dean, Morton

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