Keynote Speaker: Beth Finke
Beth Finke is a freelance writer, public speaker, and a commentator on National Public Radio's "Morning Edition." Her topics include writing, disabilities, assistive technology, service dogs, and special education, among others. Her articles have been published in Writer Magazine, the Anchorage Press, Dog Fancy, and The Bark. Her recent book, Long Time, No See (University of Illinois Press) chronicles her struggle with juvenile diabetes, blindness, and a host of other challenges. She is also a grief counselor and works part-time as a model for university art classes.
Book signing at UMC 235
In addition to delivering the keynote address, Beth will sign her book at the
UMC from 4:30 - 6:15 p.m. on Nov. 13. A limited number of books will also be
available for purchase during the signing.
Beth will do a book signing and reading at the Boulder
Book Store, located on 1107 Pearl street, on Thursday, November 13,
at 7:30 p.m. Note: the reading area of the Boulder Book Store is not wheelchair
accessible. The talk can be watched on Closed Circuit TV from an accessible
room on the first floor of the store.