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Lois Leveen

Award-winning author Lois Leveen dwells in the spaces where literature and history meet. Her work has appeared in numerous literary and scholarly journals, as well as The New York Times, the Los Angeles Review of Books, Chicago Tribune, Huffington Post, Bitch magazine, TheWall Street Journal, the Atlantic, and on NPR. Lois gives talks about writing and history at universities, museums, and libraries around the country. She lives in Portland, Oregon, with two cats, one Canadian, and 60,000 honeybees. Visit her online at and
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Appearances

OCT 22
7:00 PM
in person appearance
IFOA Woodstock at Knox Presbyterian Church
59 Riddell Street
Woodstock, N4S 6M2
OCT 24
7:00 PM
in person appearance
IFOA Reading at Station on the Green
10 Caroline St. East
Creemore, L0M 1G0
OCT 26
11:00 AM
in person appearance
IFOA Author Appearance/Reading at Lakeside Terrace
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, M5J 2G8

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Let's have as much fun as possible.

Q. What is your birthdate?

A. 11/15

Q. What was/is your favorite job?

A. Why would I say anything but novelist? Of course, I do love to teach, so "novelist who does programs about the history behind her books" is REALLY my favorite part.

Q. What is your favorite television show?

A. Slings and Arrows, and not just for the Shakespeare connection.

Q. Name of your favorite composer or music artist?

A. I play the accordion--are you SURE you want to hear what I like to listen to?

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