The Virginia G. Piper
Center for Creative Writing

Photograph of Valerie Foster

Valerie Foster

Meet Your Literary Community Exhibitor 2018, 2019

About Valerie Foster

Valerie Foster is an award-winning educator, and author of The Risk of Sorrow: Conversations with Holocaust Survivor, Helen Handler, archived in six countries, short story, "Loss," and memoir, Dancing With a Demon, named Best Nonfiction Narrative by American Book Fest and Finalist by International Book Awards. With public speaking in Vancouver, B.C., Los Angeles, San Diego, Texas, New York, and throughout Arizona, she has been featured in numerous articles and television interviews. Learn more at: