SCHEDULE

2017

OCTOBER 2: Co-presenter, 31st Annual Women in Educational Leadership Conference, University of Nebraska: “Imaging Inequity.” With Jinger Gustafson, Ed.D.

MARCH 21: Panelist, Women’s Freedom Forum: “Women Against Islamic Extremism, Meet the Faces of Courage and Commitment,” UN Church Center, New York City

2016

OCTOBER 25: Reading from Fracture (Ice Cube Press), Content Bookstore, Northfield, Minnesota, 7:00 pm.

MARCH 14: Reading from Fracture (Ice Cube Press), Common Good Books, 38 Snelling Ave. So., St. Paul, Minnesota, 7:00 pm.

MARCH 23, 2016: Panelist, Women’s Freedom Forum: Women Standing Against Islamic Extremism, part of the United Nations 60th convening of the Commission on the Status of Women, 777 UN Church Center, 2nd floor, 12:30 p.m. With Fran Belisle, Virginia Commonwealth University, and Lynn Dykstra, WFF UN Representative.

APRIL 16: Speaker and reader, University of Wyoming seminar on writing (fiction and nonfiction) as social action. Tie-in to release of Fracture.

2015

NOVEMBER 6 & 7, 2015: Workshop: “Deep Knowing: Are You Dream Literate?” An introduction to dreams and the creative process. Private sessions will be available. Chase on the Lake Resort, 502 Cleveland Boulevard, Walker, Minnesota.

APRIL 10, 2015: BOOK SIGNING, AWP Conference, Minneapolis, MN (Exhibit Space 1712), 2:00-3:00 PM.

APRIL 9, 2015: Award Acceptance, 2015 Normandale Community College Alumni Achievement Award, Bloomington, MN

MARCH 7, LECTURE: “Fatal Remedy and the Facts,” College of Complexes, Chicago

MARCH 4, MODERATOR, “The Role of Women in Combatting Extremism,” Women’s Freedom Forum Panel Event, US Congress, Washington, DC.

2014

MAY 15: MODERATOR, “GIRL EFFECT” SEMINAR at the Partnership for Change Conference in Oslo, Norway

APRIL 2: “THE JOHN WILLIAMS SHOW,” WCCO RADIO (CBS).
LINK TO LIVE INTERVIEW (forward to 13:55) / LINK TO 19-MINUTE PODCAST

FEBRUARY 27:US House of Representatives, Washington, DC: Moderator: “Women in Leadership: Litmus Test for Democracy in the Middle East and Iran,” Rayburn House Office Building

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2013

MARCH 23: Huron Symphony Orchestra (SD), Robert Vodnoy, conductor: arias, musical theater, and ensembles with Joseph Mahowald, Elizabeth Mahowald, and Stanford Felix.

APRIL 6: “Fact Into Fiction,” Keynote, Lakselaget Luncheon, Minneapolis

MAY 11: COMMUNITY CONCERTS Duet Concert w/Stanford Felix, Crystal Theatre, Flandreau, SD
2012

JUNE 9: FATAL REMEDY Launch Event, Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater, Minneapolis

OCTOBER 12: Oslo Center for Peace-US Foundation Conference, panel moderator, Augsburg College

OCTOBER 13: Twin Cities Book Festival, St. Paul, MN

DECEMBER 8: St. Olaf Music Series: Recital with Robin Jensen, piano, and the Olson String Quartet, St. Olaf Catholic Church, Minneapolis

2011

11.1   KRZA Radio (NPR), “The Living Well Show”: Interview

9.12   KARE 11 TV, Minneapolis: Interview

9.7     WJCT FM (NPR): Interview

9.4     WJBC FM:  Interview

8.23   KFAI FM, “Write On! Radio,” Minneapolis: Interview

2.24   Kansas Author’s Dinner: Keynote Speaker

1.28   Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics: Speech on Justice Sotomayor

2010

12.3    Image Conference, UCLA: Paper Presentation, “Lost in Individuation: Elements of Archetypes and Individuation in Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation”

11.4    Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Dept. of Language & Literature, Speech

10.26  BlogTalk Radio, Interview

10.17  “The Source with Paul Anderson” radio interview

9.9      Watermark Books, Wichita: Talk/Signing

8.21    Shakopee Public Library: Talk/Signing

8.20    Minneapolis Rotary, Speech

8.19    Barnes & Noble, Downtown Minneapolis, Signing

8.18    Borders, St. Paul, Talk/Signing

8.17    KFAI FM “Write On! Radio,” Interview

7.25    “Left Jab” on Siriux|XM Radio, Interview