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Let me help you benefit from my expertise in a wide range of areas. I have been a source for journalists and filmmakers, a consultant, a keynotes addressee, and participant on workshops and on panels. Need help researching a topic, understanding the tenure process, publishing a book, or general career advice?  If you have questions, please contact me at  

I look forward to connecting with you!


Booking Fred Opie is an expert on self help, food history, pedagogy, writing, and parenting. He has spoken to audiences numbering 30 to 10,000. With his six foot one inch stature, story telling ability, and unique experiences as a Syracuse University and a U.S. National team lacrosse player, historian and author Fred can reach your audience. To inquire about booking Fred as a speaker, email him at


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