Activities, Lectures and Events

  • Guest Lecturer
  • St. Andrews Episcopal Academy
  • Potomac, Maryland
  • Topic: Key Factors Leading to the Holocaust
  • Group Leader
  • Newberry Library – Book Group
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Topic: Ashes Under Water: The S.S. Eastland Disaster
  • Retreat Participant
  • Writing It Real Workshop
  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Topic: Finding Inspiration for Writing
  • Guest Speaker
  • St. Christina’s Catholic School
  • Beverley, Illinois
  • Topic: Personal Account of the Holocaust – The Seamstress
  • Guest Speaker
  • Catholic Archdiocese – Domestic Abuse Prevention Counseling
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Topic: What Holocaust Trauma Teaches About Domestic Abuse Trauma
  • Conference Presenter
  • Story Circle Network National Conference
  • Austin, Texas
  • Topic: Research Methodology for Nonfiction
  • Conference Attendee
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Miami, Florida
  • Topic: Issues in Freedom Of Speech
  • Research Consultant & Participant
  • A Room of Her Own Foundation Retreat – Ghost Ranch
  • Abiquiu, New Mexico
  • Topic: Writing Against the Waves
  • Workshop Instructor
  • Wood River Jewish Community
  • Ketchum, Idaho
  • Topic: Writing Memoir As A Family Legacy
  • Guest Speaker
  • WRJC Annual Women’s Luncheon
  • Ketchum, Idaho
  • Guest Lecturer
  • KIP Charter School
  • San Jose, California
  • Topic: Learning from Memoirs
  • Participant
  • University of Oxford
  • Oxford, England
  • Topic: Charles Dickens – Four Critical Works
  • Guest Speaker
  • P.E.O. International – Annual Luncheon
  • Ketchum, Idaho
  • Topic: Strong Mother’s – Amazing Women