More about Anne
is transforming human lives by focusing on infusing the arts and
humanities into care settings dedicated to people with cognitive
disabilities like dementia. As a scholar and an artist, Anne’s
innovative work has been recognized by a MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship,
an Ashoka Fellowship, a Rockefeller Fellowship, and multiple major
grants. She is the author/editor of multiple books, including the Penelope Project (U of Iowa), Forget Memory (Johns Hopkins), and the forthcoming Creative Care (Harper
One). Anne is Professor of Theatre at the Peck School of the Arts at
the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, and founder and President of
TimeSlips, which is dedicated to fostering an alliance of artists and
caregivers bringing meaning and joy to late life through creativity.
TimeSlips has certified facilitators in 47 states and 18 countries.