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Speaker: Alexandra Stoddard
Event Date: Oct. 9, 2004
Running Time: 02:05

Alexandra Stoddard talks about the connection between authors and readers.

“Certain authors change your life.”

Speaker Biography:
Alexandra Stoddard’s mantra is “Happiness is the first principle of life. Love and live happy.” She is an acclaimed interior designer, philosopher of contemporary living and the author of numerous books including “Living a Beautiful Life,” “Things I Want My Daughter To Know” and “Happiness for Two.” Stoddard is currently the writer-in-residence for Victoria magazine.