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Zócalo Public Square Essay

I was thrilled to be invited to contribute an essay on Louise Arner Boyd to the Los Angeles – based “ideas exchange and living magazine” Zócalo Public Square.

http://www.zocalopublicsquare.org/2019/02/12/genteel-california-socialite-became-worlds-leading-female-arctic-explorer/ideas/essay/



Spanish Language Edition

So excited to announce the publication of the Spanish language edition of The Polar Adventures of a Rich American Dame: A Life of Louise Arner Boyd by the outstanding publisher Ediciones Casiopea based in Madrid, Spain.


Guest blog

Many thanks to Women’s History Reads and Greer McAllister for featuring me on her great blog!

http://www.greermacallister.com/blog/

Greer McAllister Blog

Book Club

Marvellous book club meeting in Niagara on the Lake! Recently, I was invited to talk about my book to a fabulous group of women who have been meeting regularly for years. I was delighted to take part in the lively discussion and we even raised a glass of champagne in Miss Boyd’s honour. Salud!


Guest blog

Featured on the blog of Patricia Sands – author of the bestselling “Love in Provence” trilogy

http://patriciasandsauthor.com/category/blog/

Patricia Sands Blog

Guest blog

Going Down Under! Louise Arner Boyd meets new readers on Australian writer Pauline Conolly’s website.

https://paulineconolly.com/2018/polar/

Pauline Conolly Blog

Guest blog

Thanks to writer Jennifer Alderson for featuring me on her blog.

http://jenniferalderson.com/2018/02/12/spotlight-on-biographer-joanna-kafarowski/

Alderson Blog

Library of Congress article

Following my presentation to the Library of Congress in Washington DC, my research was featured in the Library of Congress Blog. Here’s a link to the article:

https://blogs.loc.gov/loc/2018/01/inquiring-minds-tracking-the-polar-adventures-of-a-rich-american-dame

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Canadian Geographic article

https://www.canadiangeographic.ca/article/society-dame-who-became-polar-explorer

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Daily Mail feature

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5120983/The-socialite-spent-fortune-exploring-Arctic.html

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A Dundurn Press interview

http://dndrn.ca/PolarAdvrBlog

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A great article about Louise Arner Boyd in NiagaraThisWeek.com

https://www.niagarathisweek.com/community-story/7919722-the-double-life-of-a-little-known-arctic-adventurer/

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Guest blog about female explorers at Avalinahs’ Books

http://avalinahsbooks.space/lady-win-adventuring/

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Author interview by Fiona McVie

http://wp.me/p3uv2y-6CI

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Guest post about my experience writing the biography of Louise Arner Boyd on Linda Strader’s blog.

https://summersoffirebook.blogspot.com/2017/10/guest-blog-post-welcome-author-joanna.html

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Guest post to the Sheroes of History blog.

https://sheroesofhistory.wordpress.com/2017/09/14/louise-arner-boyd-1887-1972

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