Meet Cynthia

ck2x3Cynthia Kuhn grew up reading Nancy Drew, Trixie Belden, Phyllis Whitney, Agatha Christie, and any other mysteries featuring women sleuths that she could find.

During grad school, she discovered and became addicted to academic mysteries; years later, she is thrilled to be writing the Lila Maclean Academic Mystery Series. Her work has also appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly Concern, Literary Mama, Copper Nickel, Prick of the Spindle, Mama PhD, and other publications.

She is professor of English at Metropolitan State University of Denver, where she teaches literature, writing, and film.

In addition, she serves as president of Sisters in Crime-Colorado and is a member of Mystery Writers of America, International Thriller Writers, and Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers.


Twitter: @cynthiakuhn