Michael Keene is the author of Folklore and Legends of Rochester, Murder, Mayhem and Madness, Mad~House, Question of Sanity, and now his new book, Vietnam Reflections. Michael is also the producer of the award-winning documentary series, Visions as well his recently released audio book, Anthology.
Although employed as a full time financial advisor for the past twenty-three years, Michael has combined his interests in local history, writing and film making in order to explore unique and fascinating chapters of 19th century Western New York folklore and legend.
The events that bubbled out of this period included the Anti-Masonic Movement, the origins of the Modern Spiritualist Movement, the Women's Rights and Abolitionist's Movements as well as the founding of seven new religions, sects and utopian communes.
Michael Keene is available for personal performances and book signings. He has many references including public libraries, historical societies and senior living centers. Michael's presentations last approximately one hour and include all his books, audio book and DVD. If you would like to schedule a presentation, contact Michael directly at 585-737-4546 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
What began as a hobby seven years ago has now become a grand obsession !