Who is the Artist/Organization? Queens Library
Date of the Event? November 2, 2:30 pm
Location: Central Library Auditorium, 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Jamaica, NY
Regina Calcaterra’s emotionally powerful memoir reveals how she endured a series of foster homes and intermittent homelessness in the shadow of the Hamptons, and how she rose above her past while fighting to keep her brother and three sisters together.
Regina Calcaterra is a lawyer and New York State Official. During her 25-year career in policy, managerial and legal work in both the private and public sectors, she has served as Chief Deputy County Executive for Suffolk County and as a commentator on policy and politics for CNBC and other media outlets. Her nonfiction memoir, Etched in Sand, made The New York Times bestseller list for nonfiction eBooks three weeks after its release.