Upcoming Events

June 3, 2018  |  Sunday  |  3:15 pm    
Farmington, MI  |  
Southeast Michigan Holocaust Center  |  28123 Orchard Lake Rd

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June 11, 2018  |  Monday  |  7:00 pm  |  Newton Free Library  |  330 Homer Street, Newton, MA

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June 15, 2018  |  Friday  |  7:00 pm  |  Springfield Town Hall, 2750 Main Street, Springfield, NH  |  Sponsored by Libbie Cass Library

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June 20, 2018  |  Wednesday  |  7:00 pm  |  Book Launch: Reading, Wine & Cheese
Northampton, MA  |  
Broadside Books  |   47 Main  St., Northampton, MA

 

Past Events

March 4, 2018  |  Conference on the Holocaust  |  Richardson, TX  |  Davidson-Gundy Alumni Center, The University of Texas at Dallas

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March 15-17, 2018  |  The Diary of Anne Frank Play | Post-play presentationFountain, MI

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March 28, 2018 |  Bowling Green Ballroom  |  Bowling Green, OH  |  Bowling Green University

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April 3, 2018  |  Northampton, MA  | Writer's Night Out (co-authors John D. Bidwell and Kris Holloway only)

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April 21, 2018  |  Saturday  |  6:00 - 8:00 pm  |  Deportation during WWII & Today: A Panel Discussion with NYT-Bestselling author Jan Jarboe Russell  |  Temple Beth Emeth  |  2309 Packard Street, Ann Arbor, MI

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May 8, 2018  |  Tuesday  |  7:00 pm  |  Ann Arbor District Library, 4th Floor  |  343 South Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI

News & Events

 Irene with co-authors John Bidwell and Kris Holloway signing books.

Irene with co-authors John Bidwell and Kris Holloway signing books.

Ann Arbor Book Launch

Ann Arbor, MI (May 8, 2018) - A full house of 371 attendees greeted Irene at the Ann Arbor City Library for the launch of her book. Read more in The Michigan Daily.

 

Arts Around Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI (May 3, 2018) - Patti Smith interviews Irene and her book.

 

Michigan Radio book interview

Ann Arbor, MI (April 30, 2018) - Irene talks about the importance of her book to keep the world from forgetting. Listen.

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The diary of anne frank

Fountain, MI (March 18, 2018) - Irene speaks after the performance of "The Diary of Anne Frank." Read more here. 

 

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presidential Letter of thanks

Little Rock (Feb 13, 2018) - President Bill Clinton sends note to Irene thanking her for presentations.

Never again

Little Rock (Feb 10, 2018) - Irene shares her story, implores Americans to be vigilant against signs of authoritarianism (Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette).

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Irene speaks to sold out crowds at clinton presidential center

Little Rock (Feb 1, 2018) - Irene was the keynote speaker to over 1,000 attendees at the Clinton Presidential Center on January 31-February 1. See THV 11 interview with Irene.