Speak Up storyteller: Diana Spechler

Our next Speak Up storytelling event is on Saturday, November 9, at 8:00 at Real Art Ways in Hartford.

Tickets can be purchased online here or purchased at the door, provided that we don’t sell out prior to Saturday.

This week we introduce you to the storytellers who you will be hearing from on Saturday night. Hope to see you there!


Diana Spechler is the author of the novels Who by Fire and Skinny and of stories in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, GQ, Esquire, Paris Review, and elsewhere. A six-time Moth StorySLAM winner, she has been featured on NPR and The Moth podcast. She teaches writing for Stanford University's Online Writer's Studio and in New York City, where she is at work on her third novel.