Utah Association of Personal Historians Meets

Dawn ThurstonDawn Thurston will speak at a Salt Lake City conference sponsored by the Utah Association of Personal Historians on Friday, Oct. 15. The conference, titled “Saving Lives, One Story at a Time,” will be held at Westminster College in the business school building in Salt Lake City from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Thurston will present two papers, one on “How to Turn Genealogy Data into a Fascinating Family History,” and the other, “It’s Your Life Story: Now Put Yourself into It.”

Dawn and her husband, Morris, co-authored the book Breathe Life into Your Life Story, published by Signature in 2007. It is an instructive and entertaining manual on how to write well that should be mandatory for any Mormon historian! It is also a particularly useful for writing one’s own autobiography or family history.

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