Nancy Dafoe's cross genre memoir and poetry book, An Iceberg in Paradise: A Passage through Alzheimer's, has been translated into Korean. SUNY Press released the Korean edition in 2018. The book relates the author's experience of her family's interactions with Alzheimer's disease which took the life of her mother and, indirectly, her father. Although it details the daily indignities and sadness of the diseases effect on a family, An Iceberg in Paradise also reveals a love story.
The CNY Branch of the National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW) is pleased to announce its 2018 Friend of the Arts Awards (FAA), presented to individuals and organizations who have effectively, consistently and collaboratively advanced the cause of visual, literary, music, and dance composition arts in this region. This year’s awardees are Phil Memmer, Executive Director Arts Branch, YMCA of Greater Syracuse; and Donna Lamb, Executive Director, Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn. These awards will be presented at the CNY Branch’s second annual Painted Sounds gala event on May 17, 2018 at the Genesee Grande Hotel, 1060 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, beginning with a reception at 4:30 pm, to be fo