A Novel Affair

A Novel Affair: Our Tenth Year

Thank you to everyone who helped make A Novel Affair 2022 a success. 

We were delighted to honor Ann Sexton with The Ferguson Award for her service to the library and the Stamford community.

Ann Sexton

 

 

 

Thank you to our generous sponsors.

Hemingway Presenting Sponsor
Melvin Klugman

Morrison  
Friends of the Ferguson Library
Reckson

Du Bois  
Odyssey Group Foundation  
Pitney Bowes

Lahiri
Stephen Corman
Kathryn Emmett & David S. Golub
First County Bank
Silver, Golub & Teitell

Baldwin  
Abate & Abate LLC
Judith Block
Ellen Bromley & Thomas Gizicki
Jane Carlin & Benjamin Gifford
Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey
Connecticut Public
Susan Cullman
Amy & Tony Downer
Garden Homes Management
George Comfort & Sons
Harman
Michael Hyman & Jennifer Grant-Hyman
Sopong Kim & Eunjin Park
Pamela McKoin & Laurence Morse
Stamford Health  
Wells Fargo Advisors
Wofsey, Rosen, Kweskin & Kuriansky

Steinbeck  
The Ashforth Company/A.P. Construction
Elizabeth Ball
Kerrin & Stephne Behrend
Nancy & Brad Benjamin
The Dilenschneider Group
Susan DiMattia 
Catherine & Stephen Ernst
F.D. Rich Company
Amy & Andy George
Gary Gepner
Henkel
Hooker & Holcombe
Juanita James
KMPG
Leo P. Gallagher & Son Funeral Home
Alex & Ricki Miller
Deborah & Robert Neiman
Caroline Romans
Beverly & David Stein
Eileen & Steven Swerdlick
UConn Stamford

Alvarez  
Bankwell
Bloka Literary Society
Cacace, Tusch & Santagata
Tom Cassone & Stephanie McLaughlin
The Cody Family
Andrea & David Cohen
Linda Cremin
Larry Cryer & Randie Katz
Events by Marylee
Philip Farin & Carolyn Nadel
Deborah & Michael Golden
Emily & Sam Gordon
Susan & Edward Greenberg
Stephen Hoffman
Eleanor & Mort Lowenthal
Tamu Lucero
Linda & Joe Milano
Patriot Bank
Stephen Perry & Susan Toliver
Prince Law Group
Arthur & Betsey Selkowitz
Mary Sommer & Jay Sandak
Stamford Downtown
Stantec Consulting Services
Robyn Whittingham & Family
Dr. Brian Yomtov/Advanced Chiropractic & Wellness

In Kind
MBA Graphics
SignCrafters Inc.

Event Committee

Nalini Goolsarran, Co-Chair
Vicki French-Sanches Co-Chair
Ce Aita
Deborah Andrianos
Barbara Aronica
Linda Avellar
Elizabeth Ball
Marie Belfiore
Ellen Bromley
Leslie Bruzik
Susan Iorio Duarte
Lynne Fife
Gail Goldberg
Sam Gordon
Gail Hofmann
Gaby Katze
Alice Knapp
Roni Leavy
Lise Leist
Gail Malloy
Shivonne Mathison
Mary Murano
Eileen Rosner
Melanie Soper
Brian Yomtov

Honorary Member
Valerie Cooper

Event Coordinators
Betsy Mercede
Jami Sherwood

Media Partners

STAMFORD MAGAZINE/Moffly Media, Exclusive Magazine Sponsor

Hey Stamford

The Ferguson Award special edition pin created by Russ Hollander, Master Goldsmith

Past Honorees

2022 Ann Sexton
2021 Tom Cassone
2019 Jay Sandak and Mary Sommer
2018 Sandy Goldstein
2017 Gail Malloy
2016 Ernest Abate
2015 Rey Giallongo
2014 Greg Caggainello
2013 John Stewart
2012 George Harvey