Sandra M. Levy-Achtemeier, Ph.D.

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Upcoming Events

October 29, 2017:
I'll be giving a talk entitled "Humor: Transcendence in a Major and Minor Key" at 9:45 p.m. in the Parish House at Historic St. John's Church, on Church Hill at 2401 East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia. For more information about St. John's Church, click here or call (804) 648-5015 or (877) 915-1775.

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I would be delighted to consider attending your event, book signing or a speaking engagement. All I ask is that you make your request well in advance of your event, and I'll make the best effort I can to schedule it. If you would like to book me for an event, please email me by clicking here.

Past Bookings

February 26, 2017: I hosted a forum and signed copies of my books at Historic St. John's Church in Richmond.

October 8, 2015:
I spoke about "Telling Your Story: The Fiction of our Lives" for the Chrysalis Institute in Richmond, VA.

May 13, 2014:
I spoke about Flourishing Life at the annual luncheon of the Presbyterian Women of First Presbyterian Church in Richmond, VA.

March 12, 2014: I spoke about my newest book, Flourishing Life, at The Woman's Club in the historic Bolling Haxall House, 211 East Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23219.

March 7-8, 2014: I led a retreat at the DeKoven Retreat Center in Racine, Wisconsin, entitled, "A Retreat: Flourishing and Enriching the Story of your Life Throughout your Whole Journey."

January 2013: I was interviewed and featured in an article in Richmond Magazine. Primarily a biographical profile, I had the chance to talk about my newest book, Flourishing Life, and the differences between "reinventing oneself" and "rewriting your life's story." You can read the article and see the accompanying photography (including the photo at left) on the magazine's website.

October 1, 2012: On-Air Interview, "The Mother Love Show" talk radio show, Los Angeles, CA. Listen to the interview here. (It's an .mp3 file.)

September 16, 23 & 30, 2012: Three-part sermon series: "The Embodied Self and the Flourishing Life: An Introduction," "Flourishing in the Face of Loss," and "The Ultimate Flourishing: Resurrection Life and Kingdom Living," Historic St. John's Church, Richmond, VA

September 3, 2012: Speaking Engagement: "Creating a Flourishing Life through Suffering and Loss" and book signing, All Saints Episcopal Church, Richmond, VA

August 2, 2012: Speaking Engagement: "Flourishing Life: Conversation at the Interdisciplinary Boundaries" and book signing, Orlando, FL