Author, Journalist, Filmmaker

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Gene Ritchings has published two novels, “Winter in a Summer Town” and “Frankenrocker,” and is currently seeking an agent for his third, “Misdirection.” He is writing a memoir, “Maladie d’amour: Love, Sex, and Cancer.” He has a wealth of professional experience in journalism and film making. He worked for many years in film production in New York City, including running the production office at “Law & Order,” where he co-wrote an episode for that series. He has directed several performance films of the choreography of the late Anna Sokolow. A former reporter for the Ocean County Daily Observer and the Asbury Park Evening Press, he is the managing editor of a chain of weekly newspapers in Hudson County.