Nichols, Victoria (Sorensen)
NICHOLS, Victoria (Sorensen)
NICHOLS, Victoria (Sorensen). American, b. 1944. Genres: Mystery/ Crime/Suspense, Literary criticism and history, Women's studies and issues. Career: Palo Alto/Stanford Hospital, Palo Alto, CA, histology technician, 1960-63; worked as waitress, bartender, ship's cook, independent tour guide, and project coordinator and distributor for a film producer; homemaker; writer. Member of Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Friends of the River. Consultant to KARA (organization for the dying and grieving), California Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, and Microtech Conversion Systems. Publications: (with S. Thompson) Silk Stalkings: When Women Write of Murder, 1988; Silk Stalkings: More Women Write of Murder, 1997. Author of articles and book chapters.