SOLA welcomes founding member of the Romance Writers of America (RWA), Rita Clay Estrada to New Orleans. On October 20th the namesake of our industry’s premier award, the Rita, Ms. Estrada will speak on How We Got From There toHere. Career and industry. Ms. Estrada has been an outspoken advocate for RWA and romance writers for over three decades and has been a witness and advocate for the shape and development of the industry. SOLA meetings are open to the public and begin at 10:00am at the Eastbank Jefferson Parish Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Avenue in Metairie. You can learn more about us at www.solawriters.org.