GATED GRIEF

The Daughter of a GI Concentration Camp Liberator Discovers a Legacy of Trauma. After the death of her father, a WWII U.S. Army doctor, Leila Levinson discovers a concealed box of shocking photos...

Leila Levinson

Events

Leila Levinson travels extensively giving talks about her book GATED GRIEF — the World War II story behind it as well as the importance of recognizing and dealing with transgenerational PTSD within the families of veterans of any war.

For more information regarding individual appearances, or to schedule an interview or speaking engagement, please send us a message.

Upcoming Appearances

Six consecutive Wednesdays, October 10 to November 14, 2012; 9:30am Central (Austin, Texas)
Seminar on Transgenerational PTSD
University of Texas Osher Lifelong Learning Institute NOVA Program
Thompson Conference Center (2405 East Campus Drive)

Recent Appearances

Thursday September 27, 2012; 1:30pm Eastern (Fairborn, Ohio)
Leader, Writing to Heal Workshop for Veterans, Emergency Care Providers and Family Members; Military Writers Society
Holiday Inn Dayton/Fairborn (2800 Presidential Drive)

Sunday, June 10, 2012; 1:30pm Central (Skokie, Illinois)
Talk and book signing
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center (9603 Woods Drive)

Wednesday, May 23, 2012; 6:45pm Central (Wimberley, Texas)
Talk and book signing
Wimberley Public Library (400 FM 2325)

Tuesday, April 24, 2012; 12:00pm Eastern (Washington, DC)
Talk and book signing
National Museum of American Jewish Military History (1811 R Street NW)

Thursday, April 19, 2012; 7:00pm Eastern (Woodbury, New York)
Talk and book signing
Woodbury Jewish Center (200 South Woods Road)

Tuesday, April 17, 2012; 7:00pm Eastern (Millburn, New Jersey)
Talk and book signing, New Jersey World War II Book Club
Millburn Public Library (200 Glen Avenue)

Monday, April 16, 2012; 6:30pm Eastern (New York, New York)
Talk and book signing
Museum of Tolerance (226 East 42nd Street)

Tuesday, April 3, 2012; 12:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Talk and book signing, National Council of Jewish Women
Santa Rita Restaurant (1206 West 38th Street)

Thursday, March 29, 2012; 7:00pm Central (Houston, Texas)
Talk and book signing
Houston Association of Marital and Family Therapists (5401 Caroline Street)

Wednesday, March 7, 2012; 12:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Talk and book signing, West Austin Rotary Club
Westwood Country Club (3808 West 35th Street)

Tuesday, March 6, 2012; 12:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Talk and book signing, Normandy Scholars
The University of Texas at Austin (Garrison Hall)

Wednesday, November 16, 2011; 7:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Talk and book signing
Austin Public Library, Old Quarry Branch (7051 Village Center Drive)

Tuesday, November 15, 2011; 7:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Austin Public Library, Howson Branch (2500 Exposition Boulevard)

Thursday, November 10, 2011; 11:00 am Eastern (Poughkeepsie, New York)
Talk and book signing; “Healing Across the Generations” Veterans Day event
Vassar College (The Villard Room)

Monday, October 4, 2011; 12:00pm-3:30pm Eastern (West Point, New York)
Talk and book signing
United States Military Academy (Thayer Hall)

Monday, October 3, 2011; 7:30pm Eastern (Lincroft, New Jersey)
Talk and book signing
Brookdale Community College (Student Center)

Saturday, October 1, 2011; 2:00pm Eastern (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
“Healing PTSD through Writing,” talk and book signing
Military Writers Society of America Annual Conference (Pittsburgh Airport Marriott)

Tuesday, May 3, 2011; 7:30pm Eastern (Closter, New Jersey)
Talk and book signing
Temple Beth El of Northern Valley (221 Schraalenburg Road)

Sunday, May 1, 2011; 7:00pm Eastern (Bridgewater, New Jersey)
Guest Speaker, Yom HaShoah Program
Shimon and Sara Birnbaum Jewish Community Center (775 Talamini Road)

Saturday, April 16, 2011; 10:00am and 2:00pm Eastern (Bedford, Virginia)
Talk and book signing
National D-Day Memorial Foundation (3 Overlord Circle)

Wednesday, April 13, 2011; 7:30pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Presentation and in-depth Q&A
St. Edward’s University/Mabee Auditorium (3001 South Congress Avenue)

Thursday, April 7, 2011; 2:00pm Central (Dallas, Texas)
Talk and book signing (open to public; free to members of military)
Dallas Holocaust Museum (211 North Record Street)

Wednesday, April 6, 2011; 5:30pm Central (Dallas, Texas)
Presentation and in-depth Q&A (for Museum members and their invited guests)
Dallas Holocaust Museum (211 North Record Street)

Saturday, April 2, 2011; 11:30am-6:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Panel discussion and book signing, The Texas Observer Writers’ Festival
Pine Street Station (1101 E. 5th Street)

Thursday, March 24, 2011; 7:30pm Mountain (Denver, Colorado)
Talk and book signing; appearing with Flint Whitlock, author of Beasts of Buchenwald
Tattered Cover at LoDo (1628 16th Street)

Sunday, February 13, 2011; 3:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Talk and Book Signing
Book People (603 North Lamar Boulevard)

Thursday, February 10, 2011; 4:00pm Eastern (Boynton Beach, Florida)
Talk and Book Signing
Ross Jewish Community Center (8500 Jog Road)

Thursday, January 20, 2011; 7:00pm Central (Austin, Texas)
Book Launch/Talk, Reception, and Book Signing
Congregation Beth Israel (3901 Shoal Creek Boulevard)

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