Luncheon Speakers

June 4, 2009– “About Face” film-maker: Child’s cries for help led to friendship, film–Mary Katzke

A summary of our June 4, 2009 speaker, Mary Katzke By Kay Vreeland Mary Katzke, whose media production company Affinityfilms Inc. completed the documentary “About Face” in January 2009, spoke at the Alaska Professional Communicators luncheon June 4, explaining how the film was made, its story, and its future. The film’s subject, Gwendellin Bradshaw, was […]

March 5, 2009–Editor shares pleasures, pains of anthologizing–Michael Engelhard

Editor shares pleasures, pains of anthologizing by Joan Tovsen At the Alaska Professional Communicators’ March 5 luncheon, speaker Michael Engelhard suggested his compulsion to assemble and edit anthologies might be a psychological disorder of his own creation – one he fondly calls “anthromania.” The latest symptom was Engelhard’s most recent publication, just released from the […]

Dec. 7, 2006–Bradfield & Broadsided Press–Elizabeth Bradfield

December 2006: Bradfield & Broadsided Press by Carolyn Rinehart Our December speaker, Elizabeth Bradfield, is an innovator, so it seems fitting that she is the first to have her talk digitally recorded. Jerami Marsh, a new student member from UAA who did the recording, checked the video and audio after the Dec. 7 luncheon and […]