Marin County-based award-winning author and poet, Rebecca Foust, will speak along with East Bay author Laura Shumaker for the
2nd Annual Marin Autism Lecture Series. Ms. Foust’s book Dark Card, which explores themes related to raising a child with Asperger’s Syndrome (a mild autism disorder), won the 2007 Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Award. Ms. Shumaker’s memoir about raising a son with autism, A Regular Guy, was released in 2008 and has sold widely in the Bay Area.
Public Information: Ticket prices for lecture are $20 for non-professionals and $35 for professionals. To register, visit http://signup.marinschools.org/ For more information, visit www.marinautism.org
Official Website: http://www.marinautism.org
Added by cmargaritafranco on January 26, 2010