Events & Appearances

Past Events & Appearances

March 3, 2014: Dickinson College, Love Your Body Week Speaker, Carlisle, PA

February 7, 2014: Lynchburg College, Campus Visit, Interactive Presentation on Eating Disorders & Recovery, Lynchburg, VA

October 24, 2013: University of Wisconsin-Marinette, Campus Visit, Lecture on Eating Disorders, Recovery & Writing, Marinette, WI; Class Visit University of Wisconsin-Green Bay

October 10-11, 2013: Wisconsin Council of Teachers of English Annual Meeting, Panel Discussion, “Using Personal Narrative as a Bridge to Higher Order Writing in the Developmental Classroom,” Madison, WI

September 13, 2013: Elkins Middle & High Schools, Eating Disorders, Body Image & Recovery Presentation, Elkins, WV

November 8, 2012: University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Not-Visiting Writers Reading Series

March 28, 2012: University of Minnesota, Guest Lecturer, Introduction to Creative Writing

March 20, 2012: Macalester College, Guest Lecturer, Introduction to Creative Writing, St. Paul, MN

December 8, 2011: National Association of Memoir Writers Roundtable Discussion, The Gifts of Memoir

October 21, 2011: National Association of Memoir Writers Telesummit, Young Memoirists Talk About Truth

March 26, 2011: Barnes & Noble, Book Signing, Erie, PA

March 12, 2011: St. Louis Park Library, Reading, Discussion, and Book Signing, St. Louis Park, MN

February 24, 2011: Bethany Lutheran College NEDAwareness Week Recovery Talk, Discussion, and Book Signing, Mankato, MN

March 25, 2010: University of Minnesota, Active Minds Mental Health Panel

February 17, 2010: Interview on KAXE 91.7FM, Northern Community Radio,
“RealGoodWords,” Grand Rapids, MN

February 2, 2010: Augsburg College (Minneapolis, MN) NEDAwareness Week Talk, “It’s Time To Talk About It”

December 10, 2009: Interview on WUML 91.5FM, “It’s Your Health”, Boston, MA

December 2, 2009: University of Minnesota, Guest Lecturer, Introduction to Creative Writing

August 22, 2009: Zandbroz Bookstore (Sioux Falls, SD), Reading and Discussion

August 6, 2009: Interview on 91.1FM, Minnesota Public Radio, “All Things Considered”

July 12, 2009: Magers & Quinn Bookstore (Minneapolis, MN), Reading and Discussion

May 14, 2009: Wyoming (MN) Library, Reading and Discussion

May 14, 2009: Chisago Lakes (MN) Library, Reading and Discussion

May 6, 2009: Loft Literary Center (Minneapolis, MN), Member Series Reading

April 24, 2009: University of Minnesota Bookstore, Launch Party

April 4, 2009: Guest Spot on Twin Cities Live!, Channel 5-KSTP, St. Paul, MN

March 26, 2009: Interview and Reading on KFAI 90.3FM “Write-On Radio,” Minneapolis, MN

March 26, 2009: University of Minnesota First Books Conference