Iowa City Book Festival: Hope Edelman in conversation with Kelly Carlin

October 16, 2020 - 7:00pm
IC Book Festival Virtual - Crowdcast

Author Hope Edelman will discuss her new book, The Aftergrief: Finding Your Way Along the Long Arc of Loss, a book she describes as “Motherless Daughters all grown up.” She will be interviewed by Kelly Carlin, a writer, actress, producer, monologist, and Internet radio host who is the daughter of the late comedian George Carlin and writer Kelly Carlin. 

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Edelman is the author of eight nonfiction books, including the bestsellers Motherless Daughters and Motherless Mothers, and the memoir The Possibility of Everything. Her work has received a New York Times notable book of the year designation and a Pushcart Prize for creative nonfiction. The recipient of the 2020 Community Educator Award from the Association for Death Education and Counseling, she is also certified as a Martha Beck Certified Life Coach, and facilitates Motherless Daughters retreats and workshops all over the world. She lives and works in Los Angeles and Iowa City.