Judy’s Recent Appearances

March 2, 2021
Judy in (virtual) conversation with Susan Conley discussing Landslide.

Books & Books presented an evening with Susan Conley in conversation with Judy Blume discussing Landslide.
Click here for video of the conversation.

February 15, 2021
Judy in (virtual) conversation with author Lily King

As part of the Friends of the Key West Library Lecture Series, Judy was in conversation with award-winning author Lily King about her new novel Writers & Lovers.
Click here for video of the conversation.

September 23, 2020
JCC Literary Consortium

Following the publication her new novel, The Book of Two Ways, Jodi Picoult examines the choices that alter the course of our lives and ponders the first known map of the afterlife. She’s joined in conversation by author Judy Blume.
Click here for audio of the conversation.

September 15, 2020
Today with Hoda & Jenna

Hoda and Jenna of TODAY talk with Judy about the 50th anniversary of Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret.
Click here for video of Today Show.

August 1, 2020
SCBWI Summer Spectacular

Listen in to a conversation between Judy and Lin Oliver from the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, from the summer conference.
Click here for video of the evening.

July 15, 2020
A Mighty Blaze’s Authors Love Bookstore Series
Join Judy as she speaks with Kimberly Hensle Lowrance about her indie-bookstore, Books & Books at The Studios of Key West — how the store has weathered the COVID-19 pandemic and how booklovers can support bookstores at this time. Judy is joined by her husband and Books & Books co-founder George Cooper.
Click here for video of Judy’s conversation.

July 9, 2020
Books & Books present the one-and-only virtual event with superstar comedian Jim Carrey.

A virtual evening with Jim Carrey & co-writer Dana Vachon with an introduction by Judy. In conversation about their new semi-autobiographical novel Memoirs and Misinformation, is moderated by Books & Books founder Mitch Kaplan.
Click here for video of the evening.

May 31, 2020
BookCon: Are you there BookCon? It’s Judy and Jenny.

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Are You There, God? It’s Me Margaret with a not-to-be-missed Zoom conversation between Judy and Jenny Han!
Video of Judy and Jenny’s conversation starts at 3:19 into BookCon video.

May 28, 2020
BookExpo: The Children’s Book & Author Breakfast (now a virtual Dinner).

Join BookExpo’s annual event showcasing a lively conversation with Judy, Natalie Portman, Misty Copeland, Raj Haldar, Marie Lu and Kwame Mbalia.
Click here for video of Judy’s BookExpo event.

May 26, 2020
The Authors Guild Foundation’s Gala Celebrating Literary Icons: Judy Blume and Margaret Atwood

A live conversation and celebration with Judy and Margaret, the Authors Guild Foundation’s 2020 Honorees for Distinguished Service to the Literary Community. Andrea Davis Pinkney will moderate this live discussion.
Click here for Gala video.
NOTE: The video starts with a “house open” period at the beginning. The show starts at around 21:45 and the Zoom chat starts at 26:37 with Judy, Margaret and Andrea.

February 11,2020
The MAKERS Conference

Judy and comedian Chelsea Handler in conversation.

Location: Los Angeles, California
Click here for Live Streaming information from Makers Conference 

February 8, 2020
American Red Cross Florence Spottswood Humanitarian of the Year, Honoring Judy Blume and George Cooper.

Location: The Key West Marriott Beachside Hotel, Key West, Florida
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