Author, Lecturer & Pirate Historian
Welcome to GailSelinger.com, home of Author, Lecturer and Pirate Historian, Gail Selinger. She has been featured in movies, TV documentaries and radio shows, for her expertise in historical accuracy and knowledge of pirates.
Gail has lectured on The Social and Economic Impact of Pirates on World History, Pirates:Myths vs Reality, Real Life on the Rolling Sea, Woman in Piracy. Her lectures can be modified for any age group. She has also taught writing workshops in characterization and research.
She was a founder of the pirate re-enactment group Brethren of the Coast and is currently active in the historical re-enactment group, Port Royal Privateers.
She has written several books including Complete Idiot’s Guide to Pirates, and short stories in the DAW fantasy anthologies Mystery Date, The Magic Toy Box and Swordplay. Gail is currently working on a new book she is looking forward to sharing.