School of the Art Institute of Chicago Interview
Oct 23, 2020
Riva speaks to SAIC about her art, stigmatized identities, and the challenge of writing a memoir.
This is the Author Podcast
Oct 21, 2020
Meet the Author with Penguin Random House
Golem Girl named CHIRBy Award Finalist
Oct 15, 2020
Chicago Review of Books has named Golem Girl as a finalist for the CHIRBy Award in the category of Nonfiction.
Publishers Weekly: Disability Futures Fellows
Oct 15, 2020
Ford, Mellon Team to names Riva a Disability Futures Fellow
NYT: Disability Futures Initiative Announced
Oct 14, 2020
Riva is honored to be among the winners of the first Disability Futures initiative, a new fellowship established by the Ford Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support disabled artists.
NPR Weekend Edition Interview
Oct 10, 2020
Scott Simon speaks to Riva about her new book, which recounts a life growing up with spina bifida.
Jewish Journal Review
Oct 8, 2020
The Jewish Journal reviews Golem Girl
Curatorial Talks: Riva Lehrer and Terry R. Myers
Sep 25, 2020
Riva in conversation with Los Angeles-based writer and independent curator Terry R. Myers .
Kirkus Book Review: Golem Girl
Sep 16, 2020
Kirkus declares Golem Girl, "An extraordinary memoir suffused with generosity, consistent insight, and striking artwork."
Publisher Press Release: Golem Girl
Sep 11, 2020
Golem Girl was published by the One World imprint of Penguin/Random House. Christopher Jackson, publisher and senior editor, has established One World as a powerful home for literary social justice. Authors include Ta-Nehisi Coates, Ibram X Kendi, and Mira Jacob.