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On October 27, 2022, Maria was a guest speaker at UCLA.

A powerful and unusual reconstruction of an old crime that becomes deeply personal and heartfelt. You won’t forget these characters, who are brought to life in Maria Bouroncle’s vivid account of family, community and humanity.

Dr. Patrick Wen, Continuing Lecturer, UCLA


January 9, 12:30pm

Presentation of "It Came to Me on a Whim"

IDB Association of Retirees

March 19, 11am

Book talk with Maria Bouroncle

Swedish American Museum, Chicago

April 6, 5pm

Book Talk with Swedish Author Maria Bouroncle

American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis

April 14, 6pm

Book Talk with Maria Bouroncle

Nordic House, Chicago

April 22, 10am

Genealogy Session Online 

Swedish American Museum, Chicago

May 21, 3pm

Vasa Order of America

Saint Mark Church

North Bethesda, Maryland

October 14, 1pm

Presentation of "It Came to Me on a Whim"

Dairy Building, 410 N Erickson St

Bishop Hill, Illinois

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