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Leif Anderson

Leif Anderson is a dancer, writer, artist, mother and grandmother, and the founder, performer and teacher of the dance technique and philosophy called Airth. She lives in Ocean Springs, Ms. and is the daughter of artist/naturalist, Walter Inglis Anderson, and writer/teacher, Agnes Grinstead Anderson. Leif has performed and taught in Massachusetts, New York City, and throughout the South. She has had residencies in New York and in New Orleans public schools, and was formerly a member of The Crescent City Ballet under Lelia Haller and Olè Flamenco Olè Spanish Dance Company under Teresa Torkanowsky. Leif’s drawings and sculpture have been exhibited in several Mississippi Galleries, in The New Orleans Academy Gallery, and in The Luise Ross Gallery of New York City. A Memoir: DANCING WITH MY FATHER was published in 2005 by University Press of Mississippi. A novel: MEANT TO BE ME (A Dancer’s Story) has yet to be published.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, June 15

3:00pm CDT