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April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Women and Children First
with Nate Marshall
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

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Author Events

Grace Kennan Warnecke

Daughter of the Cold War

April 23, 7:00 p.m.
McNally Jackson Independent Booksellers
52 Prince Street
New York, NY 10012

April 25, 12:15 p.m.
The Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University
1730 Cambridge St
Cambridge, MA 02138

May 12, 1 p.m.
Politics & Prose
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008

May 25, 6 p.m.
Commonwealth Club
110 The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94105

June 23, 4 p.m.
Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse
24 Church St
Vineyard Haven, MA 02568


Mihaela Moscaliuc and Michael Waters

Immigrant Model

The Dean of Discipline

April 19, 7:30 p.m.
Hammer Museum
Poetry: Mihaela Moscaliuc and Michael Waters
10899 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA


Erin Adair-Hodges

Let's All Die Happy

April 21
Art Institute of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO


Maggie Anderson


April 21, 3 p.m.
James Wright Poetry Festival
Martins Ferry Public Library
20 James Wright Place
20 S. Fifth St.
Martins Ferry, OH  43935



Robin Becker

The Black Bear Inside of Me

April 23, 8 p.m.
The Blacksmith House Poetry Series
with Erica Funkhouser
56 Brattle St.
Cambridge, MA 02138

April 24, 4 p.m.
Merrimack College Writers House
315 Turnpike St.
North Andover, MA 01845

May 19, 4 p.m.
The Old School House
with L.B. Thompson
Front St. (next to Aldo’s Coffee)
Greenport, NY  11944

May 27, 7 p.m.
Book Culture
536 W. 112th St.
Between Broadway & Amsterdam
New York, NY 10025


Dorothy Barresi

What We Did While We Made More Guns

April 22, 2:20 p.m.
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
Poetry Stage
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA  90089


Patricia DeMarco

Pathways to Our Sustainable

April 28, 1 p.m.
First Earth Day: Lessons for the 21st Century
with Thaddeus Popovich, Mike Stout and Matt Mehalik
The Historic Pump House
880 East Waterfront Drive
Munhall, PA  15120

June 14, 7 p.m.
Edgeworth Club
with Matt Mehalik
511 East Drive
Sewickley, PA  15142

Richard "Pete" Peterson

The Slide

May 3, 7 p.m.
Mt. Lebanon Public Library
From Connie Mack to Danny Murtaugh: Irish-Americans in Pittsburgh Baseball
16 Castle Shannon Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15228-2252

William Wall

The Islands

May 3, 6:30 p.m.
New York University-DC
Salon Series: Conversations with Writers & Artists
with John Waters of NYU’s Glucksman Ireland House
Abramson Family Auditorium
1307 L St. NW
Washington, DC  20005

May 8, 7 p.m.
Ivy Bookshop
with fellow Drue Heinz winner Leslie Pietrzyk
6080 Falls Road
Baltimore, MD  21209

May 10, 7 p.m.
American Irish Historical Society
991 5th Ave.
New York, NY  10028

May 11, 8 p.m.
The Éire Society of Boston
Irish Cultural Centre of New England
200 New Boston Drive
Canton, MA  02021


David Daniel


May 19, 2 p.m.
Poets House
with Tom Sleigh
10 River Terrace
New York, NY  10282

Kathleen George

The Blues Walked In

May 22, 6 p.m.
Carnegie Library Main (Oakland)
The Blues Walked In book launch
South Wing Reading Room
4400 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


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Congratulations to Brad Felver, winner of the 2018 Drue Heinz Literature Prize for his collection, The Dogs of Detroit. The book is scheduled for publication in Fall 2018.

Congratulations to Tiana Clark, whose collection I Can’t Talk about the Trees without the Blood has been chosen as the winner of the 2017 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize. The book is scheduled for publication in Fall 2018. Read the press release.

Congratulations to Carin Berkowitz and Bernard Lightman, whose edited volume, Science Museums in Transition: Cultures of Display in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America has won a Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award for 2017.

Alicia Suskin Ostriker is the recipient of the 2017 National Jewish Book Award, poetry category, for her collection Waiting for the Light.

With great sadness, we mourned the passing of Samuel P. Hays in November, 2017. Hays was pioneering scholar in the field of environmental history.

Rasha Diab has been awarded the 2018 CCCC Outstanding Book Award for Shades of Sulh, from the National Council for Teacher Education.

Congratulations to Celso Thomas Castilho, whose book Slave Emancipation and Transformations in Brazilian Political Citizenship, has won both the 2018 Bolton Prize (best book on Latin American History) and the2018 Dean Prize (best book on Brazilian history) from the American Historical Association.

Congratulations to James Monroe and David Wright, whose book Butterflies of Pennsylvania, won the 2017 National Outdoor Book Award, nature guidebook category. More information.

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