Events

Upcoming Events

November 13, 2019, 5:30-6:30 PM, Salon with Carol Berkin at the Center for Women’s History, followed by a short reception, New York Historical Society Museum and Library, 4th floor Skylight Gallery.  

November 14-15, 2019, Panel Chair and Speaker, “An Urban World: The Changing Landscape of Suburbs and Cities”, Faculty House, Columbia University, NYC (in honor of retirement of my advisor, Kenneth T. Jackson).

November 21, 2019,  Carol Woods speaker series, 750 Weaver Dairy Road
Chapel Hill, NC.

March 18-22, 2020, Virginia Festival of the Book, Charlottesville and Albemarle County, VA.

April 16, 2020, Presentation on SISTERS AND REBELS and Katharine Du Pre Lumpkin, ELI HILL: A NOVEL OF RECONSTRUCTION, ed. Bruce Baker and Jacquelyn Hall (2020), Special Collections Library, University of Georgia, 300 S. Hull Street, Athens, GA.

Past Events

November 8, 2019, signing books at the Norton table at the Southern Historical Association meeting in Louisville, KY from 3:00-4:00.

October 30, 2019, 7:00-8:30 PM, Distinguished Speaker in the Humanities, Emerson Suites in the Campus Center of Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY.

October 24, 2019, 4:00-6:00 PM, Lecture sponsored by The Program for the Study of Women and Gender, the American Studies Program, and the the Archives Concentration, Alumnae Center Hall, Smith College, 10 Elm Street, Northampton, MA.

October 22, 2019, Author Reading (private event), Boston, MA.

October 18, 2019, 8:15-9:45 AM Roundtable discussion, “The Southern Oral History Program Diaspora,” Oral History Association Annual Meeting, Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel, Salt Lake City, UT.

October 3, 2019, 5:00 PM, University of South Carolina, a book talk and signing jointly sponsored by University of South Carolina Libraries and the University South Caroliniana Society. Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, 1322 Greene Street, Columbia, SC.

October 2, 2019, 6:30-8:30 PM, Fall 2019 Event Series, College of Charleston Friends of the Library, Charleston, SC. Historian Marjorie Spruill will moderate the discussion and a reception and book signing will follow.  Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library Rm. 127, 205 Calhoun Street, Charleston SC.

September 8, 2019, Malaprops Bookstore/Cafe, Asheville, NC, 3:00 p.m.

September 5-7, 2019, Carolina Mountains Literary Festival, Burnsville, NC.

September 4, 2019, Reading, Book Signing, and Reception, in the Brenau University Archives, Trustee Library, Gainesville, GA.

August 31, 2019, 4:15 PM, Decatur Library, Presented by WABE, Robin Morris interlocutor, Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, GA

August 17, 2019, Mississippi Book Festival, Jackson, Mississippi.

July 30, 2019, SISTERS AND REBELS audio book release.

July 12, 2019, Sisters and Rebels featured on The Page 99 Test blog and the Campaign for the American Reader blog. 

June 20, 2019, Community and Scholars Series, in conversation with Nancy MacLean, The Regulator, Durham, NC, 7:00 p.m.

June 11, 2019, Quail Ridge Books Event, introduced by Kat Charron, Raleigh, NC, 7:00 p.m.

June 8, 2019, Lecture Night in Camel City at Bookmarks Independent Book Store and Literary Nonprofit, Winston-Salem, NC, 6:30-8:30 PM. Reception sponsored by Emily Wilson and Professor Simone Caron, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Wake Forest University.

June 6, 2019, Flyleaf Books, Chapel Hill, NC, 7:00 p.m.

May 31, 2019, Chair and Comment, “I was in the Presence of Courage: Labor Organizing After Freedom Summer,” Labor and Working Class History Association, Durham, NC, 3:30 p.m.

May 24, 2019, Book launch at Center for the Study of the American South, Chapel Hill, NC, 5:30 p.m.

May 22, 2019, Sisters and Rebels: A Struggle for the Soul of America will be featured on Literary Hub with a giveaway of five books.

May 21, 2019,  Sisters and Rebels: A Struggle for the Soul of America will be released.

May 21, 2019,  The State of Things, with Frank Stasio, WUNC, 12:00 noon and 8:00 p.m.

May 8, 2019,  Readings by contributors to Mothers and StrangersOrange County Public Library, Hillsborough, NC, 6 p.m., with book sales by Purple Crow Books.

April 9, 2019,  Speaker, “Modes of Inquiry,” sponsored by the UNC-Chapel Hill Office for Undergraduate Research.