May 14, 2018
2 p.m.

Reception and talk with Russian journalists

Regional Press Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia

My dear friend Anna Sharogradskaya, director of the Regional Press Institute, is gathering Russian journalists (some of whom I worked with in 1995 as the United States Information Agency's Journalist-in-Residence in Russia) for this event.

May 14, 2018
10:30 a.m.

St. Petersburg International Women's Club

English-Speaking Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia

Rachel Norniella, the wife of the United States Consulate in St. Petersburg, planned this book talk for the consulate's residence before the consulate was closed in April. Many thanks to Rachel for arranging for it to go on in another venue.

May 14, 2018
10:30 a.m.

American Women's Organization

Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Moscow, Russia

This group of American women living the ex-pat life in Moscow have invited me to talk about my experiences as an ex-pat working across the eleven time zones of Russia in 1995.

July 17, 2018

Newcomers Club of San Mateo County

To be determined

I will be talking about From Under the Russian Snow, reading and signing books at this group of newcomers to the San Francisco Peninsula.

July 20, 2018

Foster City Village Lunch and Learn

Teen Room, Foster City Library, 1000 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404

I will be talking about From Under the Russian Snow, reading and signing books at this Villages Lunch and Learn event.

July 23, 2018
2 p.m.

Indiana University Russian Studies Program

To be determined

Again, I have Anna Sharogradskaya to thank for arranging this book presentation at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, where Anna teaches each summer.

Sept. 7, 2018
All day

National Federation of Press Women National Conference

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

I will be sharing the story of From Under the Russian Snow at this gathering of professional journalists from all over the United States.

June 9, 2018
2-5 p.m.

San Mateo County Fair Literary Stage

Expo Hall, Fine Arts Galleria, San Mateo County Event Center, San Mateo CA

I will be participating on the Winners' Panel of the Literary Stage at 2 p.m. and then reading an excerpt of From Under the Russian Snow between 4 and 5 p.m. I'll also be selling and signing books all afternoon.