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October 20, 2016: An evening of conversation about writing at Arts Quest/Bethlehem Steel Stacks with Bathsheba Monk (Publisher of Blue Heron Book Works, author of Now You See It: Tales From Cokesville, Nude Walker, and the Swanson Herbinko “Dead” series), Bruce Boyer (formerly Men’s Fashion columnist for Town and Country and The New York Times and author of True Style, Gary Cooper, Rebel Style and other works of men’s fashion history), and John McClure (Prof. Emeritus of English, Rutgers New Brunswick and author of Kipling and Conrad: The Colonial Fiction, Late Imperial Romance, and Partial Faiths: Fiction in the Age of Morrison and Pynchon and of essays on the Spanish political scene at Politics/Letters (http://politicsslashletters.org). Great questions from the audience!

Clockwise from top left: Bruce Boyer, John McClure, Mary Lawlor, Bathsheba Monk

Clockwise from top left: Bruce Boyer, John McClure, Mary Lawlor, Bathsheba Monk


September 2016: Residency at Tyrone Guthrie Arts Centre, County Monaghan, Ireland

February 10, 2016: Interview on Talk Radio Europe, San Pedro Spain, with Selina MacKenzie, 1:30 pm Central European Time: http://www.talkradioeurope.net/

January 20, 2016: Interview with The Book Rack:
https://thebookrack.wordpress.com/2016/01/20/interview-with-mary-lawlor-author-of-fighter-pilots-daughter-growing-up-in-the-sixties-and-the-cold-war/

January 11, 2016: Interview with The Book Connection:
http://thebookconnectionccm.blogspot.com.es/2016/01/interview-with-mary-lawlor-author-of.html?spref=tw

January 7, 2016: Interview for paperback edition of FPD at As The Page Turns: http://www.asthepageturns.blogspot.com.es/2016/01/talking-books-with-mary-lawlor-author.html

January 6, 2016: Spotlight on paperback of FPD at My Bookish Pleasures: http://mybookishpleasures.blogspot.com.es/2016/01/book-spotlight-fighter-pilots-daughter.html?spref=tw

January 5, 2016: Ten Confessions at Confessions of an Eccentric Bookaholic: http://eccentricbookaholic.blogspot.com.es/2016/01/10-confessions-from-mary-lawlor-author.html?spref=tw

January 4, 2016: Interview for paperback edition of FPD at I’m Shelf-ish: http://www.imshelfish.com/2016/01/interview-with-mary-lawlor-author-of.html

December 5, 2015:

Songs of Ourselves from Blue Heron Book Works now available on Amazon

Songs of Ourselves from Blue Heron Book Works now available on Amazon (I edited the volume)

October 1, 2015: How I wrote Fighter Pilot’s Daughter at The Edible Bookshelf: http://theediblebookshelf.blogspot.com/2015/10/guest-post-mary-lawlor-marylawlor5.html

August 31, 2015: Paperback edition of Fighter Pilot’s Daughter is finally available!FighterPilot2 copy

Amazon: http://amzn.to/2aZm8p9

Barnes and Noble: http://bit.ly/2cf8ZHB

Rowman & Littlefield: http://bit.ly/2fLxFde

July 27, 2015: A piece about the reception of Fighter Pilot’s Daughter and an excerpt from the Paris, May ’68 chapters appear in July 2015 issues of Politics/Letters http://politicsslashletters.org/2015/07/fighter-pilots-daughter/

March 1, 2015: First printing of Fighter Pilot’s Daughter: Growing Up in the Sixties and the Cold War has sold out! The book will be issued in paperback in July! Very happy about this.

November 21, 2014: Interview with Eric Cocks on WPKN 89.5 Bridgeport, CT. (See Fighter Pilot’s Daughter page for the recording.)

October 2, 2014: Visit to Acoma Pueblo (setting of Chapter 4 in Public Native America, “Keeping History at Acoma Pueblo”)

Enchanted Mesa, Acoma Pueblo

Enchanted Mesa, Acoma Pueblo

June 24, 2014: Reading from Fighter Pilot’s Daughter at Spanish-American Naval Station, Rota, Spain. A short piece about the reading appeared in the Rota Coastline

Mary Lawlor in Rota  Coastline

Mary Lawlor in Rota
Coastline

May 12, 2014: Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues at the United Nations, which I’ve been attending every spring since its founding in 2000. It’s been an important annual event in my life as a teacher of Native American Studies. See more photos on Photos page. https://www.un.org/development/desa/indigenouspeoples/

Todadaho Sid Hill, Traditional Chief of the Onondaga Nation, delivering ceremonial welcome to UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

Todadaho Sid Hill, Traditional Chief of the Onondaga Nation, delivering ceremonial welcome to UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, United Nations Headquarters, NYC, May 2014

April 23, 2014: Lecture on Indigenous Issues and a reading from “Fighter Pilot’s Daughter” at Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz (Germany). Great faculty hosts and graduate students in American Studies and Life Writing.

In front of the Fastnachtsbrunnen Fountain, Mainz, May 2014

In front of the Fastnachtsbrunnen Fountain, Mainz, May 2014

March 3, 2014 pm: Interview on WDIY with George Miller and Kate Scuffle
http://wdiy.org/post/local-author-mary-lawlor-arts-salon

January 5, 2014 am: Interview on WBZ Radio Boston with Jordan Rich

December 9, 2013 pm: Interview on WDIY Radio with George Miller and Kate Scuffle
http://wdiy.org/post/local-author-mary-lawlor-arts-salon

November 20, 2013 pm: Reading from Fighter Pilot’s Daughter at Muhlenberg College, Seegers Union.

November 9, 2013 Interview on Veterans Radio. http://veteransradio.net/wp-content/uploads/audio_archives/VRP110913-1.mp3
(discussion of Fighter Pilot’s Daughter begins about 10 minutes into the program)

October 10, 2013: Reception for publication of Fighter Pilot’s Daughter: Growing Up in the Sixties and the Cold War at Muhlenberg College.

With colleagues in Muhlenberg Communications Dept.

With colleagues in Muhlenberg Communications Dept.


With Students in "Lit & Film of the 60s" Samantha Tager (left) and Maggie Hughes (right)

With Students in “Lit & Film of the 60s” Samantha Tager (left) and Maggie Hughes (right)