Judith D. Schwartz is a longtime freelance writer whose work has appeared in venues from Glamour and Redbook to The Christian Science Monitor and The New York Times. She is the author of several books, including Tell Me No Lies: How to Face the Truth and Build a Loving Marriage (coauthored) and The Therapist's New Clothes. She has an MA in counseling psychology and an MS from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. She lives with her family in Southern Vermont.
Judith D.'s Upcoming Events
Judith Schwartz at the International Savory Conference
, Boulder CO
June 27, 2013, 12:00 pm
Judith will be signing copies of "Cows Save the Planet" based on the work of The Savory Institute at the first Savory International Conference, to be held June 27-29 in Boulder, Colorado.
(publicity) Judith Schwartz on WAMC
July 11, 2013, 11:05 am
Judith Schwartz will have a 20 minute, taped, in-studio interview with Northeast Public Radio (syndicated to 10 stations) on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 11:05 AM ET.
Judith will co-present a workshop with Abe Collins at SolarFest 2013, to be held June 12-14 in Tinmouth, Vermont.
Judith Schwartz at NOFA MA Summer Conference
NOFA MA Summer Conference, Amherst MA
August 9, 2013, 12:00 pm
Judith Schwartz will present a workshop with Abe Collins at the NOFA MA Summer Conference in Amherst on August 9-11. The workshop is titled, " Soil, Climate, and Why Farming Matters." Below is a short description:
While we hear about fossil fuels, much legacy carbon derives from poorly-managed soil. The flipside is that carbon can be returned to the soil, thus also enhancing fertility, biodiversity and water retention. Well discuss how climate change mitigation and resilience pivots on soiland how this empowers farmers and activists.
The date and time for this workshop has not been finalized.
Judith Schwartz at UMass-Amherst
October 21, 2013, 3:30 pm
Judith Schwartz will be speaking in the UMass-Amherst Stockbridge School of Agriculture Seminar Series on Monday, October 21, 2013. The seminar runs for 50 min, starting at 4 pm ET, followed by Q & A till 5:00 PM. Coffee and light refreshments are provided prior to the seminar (3:30 - 4:00 PM).
More details to come...
Judith Schwartz at Williams College
, Williamstown MA
October 22, 2013, 12:00 pm
Judith Schwartz will be speaking at Williams College as a part of their "Food Week" series in observance of National Food Day on October 22, 2013.
And Other Improbable Ways of Restoring Soil to Heal the Earth
Journalist Judith D. Schwartz looks at soil as a crucible for our many overlapping environmental, economic, and social crises. Schwartz reveals that for many of these problems -- climate change, desertification, biodiversity loss, droughts, floods, wildfires, rural poverty, malnutrition, and obesity -- our ability to turn these crises into opportunities depends on how we treat the soil.