- Jan 8, 2022
Some Thoughts on Nella Larsen's "Passing"
"Passing" by Nella Larsen, recently released as a film..., has made me think deeply about my racial identity.
- May 20, 2021
Nina Kennedy Invited to Present Lecture/Book Signing at Juilliard
I had an hour-long phone conversation with the Juilliard ERO director, who ultimately invited me to present a lecture and book-signing.
- May 20, 2021
Nina Kennedy's "Practicing for Love: A Memoir" Nominated for 2021 Lambda Literary Award
On March 15th, the Associated Press announced the finalists for the 2021 Lambda Literary Awards.
- Aug 8, 2020
Book Review of "Practicing for Love: A Memoir" by Nina Kennedy
The title of this autobiographical story succinctly captures the central dilemma of the author’s life. A child prodigy classical pianist, Ni
Dean and Petra Aldrich
- Jul 30, 2020
Love, Like Music: A Review of Nina Kennedy's "Practicing for Love: A Memoir"
“For those in the world of classical music, Kennedy’s book is a winner. Her musical talent and technical achievements are obvious to anyone
- Jul 14, 2020
"Practicing for Love" Versus Mary Trump, John Bolton, Michael Cohen, et al
In my book ("Practicing for Love: A Memoir"), which has not sold hundreds of thousands of copies, I wrote about pianist and matria
- Jul 6, 2020
What People Are Saying About "Practicing for Love: A Memoir" by Nina Kennedy
"Nina Kennedy, an African American concert pianist who has lived and performed abroad, shares her unique challenges to success and surv
- Jun 16, 2020
Will Alicia Keys Portray Philippa Schuyler?
Hailed in the New York Times as "the Shirley Temple of American Negroes," Schuyler was performing public recitals and radio broadc
- Jun 10, 2020
This is Why I Wrote the Book
Just last year I found a biography on the life of Clara Schumann (née Wieck). I wish I could have read this biography while I was a student.
- May 21, 2020
"Practicing for Love: A Memoir" by Nina Kennedy
"Practicing for Love: A Memoir" is a 2019 nonfiction autobiography written by Nina Kennedy and published by RoseDog Books. It is a