Madeline is available for book club meetings in the Madison, Wisconsin, area. She also does presentations including: “International Education,” “Traveling Solo: A Woman’s Guide,” “Education in Japan,” “Peace Corps in Your Senior Years,” “Saturdays Were for Funerals: HIV-AIDS in Southern Africa,” and speaks on other international travel and education topics.
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Author Madeline Uraneck on WORT-FM
June 11, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 8:30 am
Author Madeline Uraneck on Eight O’Clock Buzz, WORT-FM.
When: Monday, June 11, 8:15 – 8:30 am.
Where: Eight O’Clock Buzz on WORT-FM Community Radio, 89.9 FM.
Morning host Kai Brito will interview Madeline and one of her “adopted family” members on the lively Eight O’Clock Buzz on WORT-FM Community Radio, 89.9 FM, about Uraneck’s new book, How to Make a Life: A Tibetan Refugee Family and the Midwestern Woman They Adopted.
An evocative blend of immersion journalism and memoir, How to Make a Life shares the story of a Tibetan refugee family making a life in Madison. This is a thought-provoking story of a Wisconsin woman who got involved in an in-depth, multi-year relationship with an immigrant family, discovering how much the interaction contributed to her own growing sense of the world.
Several free copies of How to Make a Life: A Tibetan American Family and the Midwestern Woman They Adopted will be given away to lucky callers, in celebration of WORT’S Pledge Drive. Listen live or stream it!