Sylvia Gurinsky


Born in Miami, Florida, Sylvia Gurinsky is a history consultant, tour guide and freelance writer. She works with Context Travel, Florida International University and Nova Southeastern University’s lifelong learning programs and the Girls Empowerment and Mentoring program at the Women’s Park in Miami. She co-hosts the television series “Roadside Florida” for the Lynn & Louis Wolfson Florida Moving Image Archives and is planning a series of books about top historical locations in South Florida. She has been an educator and tour guide at HistoryMiami Museum and was a journalist at WPLG-Channel 10 and the Jewish Journal, among others, for 17 years. She won two Florida Associated Press Awards for Editorial Writing and was a 2008 Fellow for the Peter Jennings Project For Journalists and the Constitution at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.

She has just finished "Kevin Costner Cinema Collection, Volume One: 1982-2000; High Rollers, Heroes & Home Runs," which she has just published here at Smashwords.

Smashwords Interview

What's the story behind your latest book?
I've been a fan of Kevin Costner's movies for many years, and have contributed to various fan message boards and pages. At one point, I began working on my own reviews of his works. This began to turn into a book about a decade ago. I'm happy to be able to publish it here!
When did you first start writing?
I enjoyed writing essays, stories and other pieces in school. So I guess I've almost always written.
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Kevin Costner Cinema Collection; Volume One: 1982-2000; High Rollers, Heroes & Home Runs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,610. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book, the first of two, analyzes 24 Kevin Costner films made during the 1980's and 1990's. Each film features a review, a cast and crew listing and DVD details. There's also a close look at Costner's film choices. Whether you're a long-time fan or just discovering his movies, "Kevin Costner Cinema Collection" will be a handy guide!

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