Contact: Lauren Scher
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE………
Celebrity Chef Maria Liberati Appearing Live in the Virtual World Second Life
Celebrity Chef Maria Liberati will be a special guest of the Second Life Writers Club in an interactive 3-D event on the popular virtual world Second Life on February 13th at 3pm EST, 1 PM PST. Audience members can participate by setting up a free Second Life account at http://www.secondlife.com/ then going to http://slurl.com/secondlife/Second%20Shores/51/50/23 to access the live event.
Ms. Liberati or M1 Dreamscape, her Second Life moniker, will be discussing her bestselling book The Basic Art of Italian Cooking as well as her life in Italy and healthy Mediterranean recipes. The interview will take place on Athena Isle owned by Second Life personality Cybergrrl Oh and will be conducted in a text format which allows Ms. Liberati to answer questions posted by Second Life residents in attendance. The event format will be an intimate roundtable discussion with a 40-seat capacity to give attendees unique access to converse with Ms. Liberati.
A former supermodel, Maria Liberati’s passion for fashion gradually switched to food and the Italian way of eating while she traveled the world modeling. Missing the simplistic and natural recipes of Italy, Ms. Liberati began formally studying the Art of Italian Cooking in Italy. She regularly consults with food companies, does special guest appearances at culinary events, TV programs, magazine interviews and features throughout US and Italy, as well as consulting for many food companies. Today, she shares her love of Italian foods through numerous public appearances, her blog, podcasts (http://www.marialiberati.com/), and best selling books, which are a compellation of recipes and heart-warming stories from her life. Currently Ms. Liberati divides her time between Italy and the United States and is working on her second book.