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Sunday, November 1, 2015

An Autism Authors’ Tea

Come to a lovely Autism Authors’ Tea, featuring poet Scott Lentine, Aspergian author and blogger; Jess Wilson, famed and beloved Diary of a Mom blogger; and me! I will be giving a sneak preview reading from my forthcoming book, Autism Adulthood: Strategies and Insights for a Fulfilling Life, (Skyhorse, New York City, April 2016) At An Autism Authors’ Tea in Newton, Massachusetts, 11/8, 3:30pam!

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An Authors’ Tea To Benefit Mass Advocates for Children, Autism Center.

Scott Lentine – Poet, blogger, advocate
Scott is 28 years old, with high functioning autism (PDD-NOS/Asperger’s). A graduate of Merrimack College with a degree in Religious studies & a Minor in Biology, Scott shares poetry & prose with his blog & Facebook readers about the impact autism has had on his life. Scott has appeared at numerous events as an advocate for individuals with autism.

Susan Senator – Author, English professor, disability advocate
Susan is best known as Nat’s Mom. Susan has written two autism parenting books, a third will be published April 2016. Her work has also been featured in the New York Times Magazine, the Boston Globe, and the Washington Post and on the Today Show, NPR, and CNN. She writes a blog & posts on Facebook about autism, parenting, & living happily.

Jess Wilson – Writer, blogger, advocate
Jess shares her family’s journey raising two beautiful daughters, one of them autistic, to 250,000 loyal followers in her online communities — on her “Diary of a Mom” blog and Facebook page where she writes with humor, compassion, and mutual respect, building bridges and mutual understanding about autism.

We will enjoy readings by these three local authors
and advocates who eloquently share
their experiences and perspectives on autism.
Sunday, November 8th, 2015
3:30-5:30 pm
Newton, MA

Please register at Massachusetts Advocates for Children – Friends of the Autism Center, November 3rd.

Suggested Optional Donation: $25 * $50 * $100 * $250

Capacity limited.

1 comment

I’m really looking forward to this and to hearing about your new book. Such important leading edge thinking. Thanks for all you do, Susan. What a great group of authors!

— added by Carol S. on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 7:33 am