Post-mortem analysis with GM Maurice Ashley at the 2014 U.S. Chess Championships.

Credit: Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis & Spectrum Studios

Past Events

All the King's Men Chess Club, New Jersey

20-board simultaneous exhibition ('Simul')

January 31, 2010

Mid-South summer chess camp. Memphis, Tennessee.


June 2010/2011

Anti-Sicilian Systems in Chess. Edmonton Chess Festival. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.


July 26, 2011

Metropolitan Chess, Inc. chess camp. Los Angeles, California.


August 2011

Lessons from Law and Chess: Strategy for Success. Albany Academy Chess Club. Albany, New York.


January 24, 2015

Junior Girl's Chess Club of Wilton, CT (Relevant Skills Chess can Teach Kids) and Newton Chess Club (Melekhina vs. Shabalov, c3 Sicilian). Connecticut.

Lecture and Q & A

October 22, 2016

Credit: Glenn Budzinski/CT Kids Play Chess, Inc.).

South Jersey Innovation Center. Marlton, NJ.

Lecture & Book Signing

August 27, 2017

Stuyvesant Plaza Book House. Albany, NY.

Lecture & Book Signing

October 21, 2017

Marshall Chess Club. New York City, NY.

Lecture & Book Signing

October 24, 2017

North American Chess Open. Las Vegas, NV.

Lecture & Book Signing

December 28, 2017

New York State Girls Chess Championship. New York City, NY.

Lecture & Book Signing

April 15, 2018

World Chess Hall of Fame. St. Louis, MO.

Lecture & Book Signing

April 21, 2018

Reality Check Lecture and Book Signing at the World Chess Hall of Fame, St. Louis, MO.

Credit: Austin Fuller, WCHOF.

Philadelphia Central Parkway Library. Philadelphia, PA.

Lecture & Book Signing

September 20, 2019

Museum of Math. New York City, NY.

Workshop on the geometrical properties of chess

Family Fridays - March 11, 2022

MoMath workshop on chess and math - NYC, March 2022

Credit: Alisa Melekhina

Upcoming Events

Marshall Chess Club. New York City, NY.

Lecture & Book Signing

October 11, 2022