Mimi Schwartz is an award-winning, socially conscious American author, educator, and public speaker. More…
Mimi Schwartz narrates twenty-five stories in her life, each enhanced by the social issues that shaped them. A child of German-Jewish immigrants, wife of over forty years, writer and professor, breast cancer survivor, traveler, tennis player, and recent widow, Schwartz invites readers to consider how individual experiences can challenge the “official” history —be it on assimilation, the women’s movement, racism, anti-Semitism, end-of-life issues, ethics in writing, or courtroom justice.
“Beyond the I: When Memoir Meets History”—Reading and Workshop
Town Office Meeting Room from 6-8 p.m.
Newbury Public Library
Free to public; Limit is 15
Contact Lee McBain at 603-763-5802