Author Events

Apr 16, 2018 7:30 AM - Apr 20, 2018 4:00 PM

Couer D'Alene - at North Idaho College

Pocatello - at Idaho State University

Boise - at Jack's Urban Meeting Place
 

Elena Conis, author of Vaccine Nation: America's Changing Relationship with Immunization will speak at the 2018 Smart Shots traveling immunization conference.

For more information see the eventbrite registration page.
 

Apr 18, 2018 7:00 PM - Apr 29, 2018 1:00 PM

at events in New York, Chicago, and San Francisco
 

Errol Morris, Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker and author of many books including, most recently, his response to the work of renown philosopher of science Thomas Kuhn in The Ashtray: (Or the Man Who Denied Reality), will engage in several speaking events surrounding the publication of the book.

On Wednesday April 18 at 7:00 pm Morris discusses The Ashtray in an event at the 92Y in New York. See the page for the event at the 92Y website to purchase tickets and for more information.

On the 24th, 7:00 pm Morris will be in attendance at the historic Music Box Theater in Chicago for a discussion of his work, focusing on The Ashtray, as part of the 2018 Chicago Humanities Festival. See the CHF events calendar for tickets.

The San Francisco Bay Area Book Festival will also host Morris for several events including a screening and discussion of his film A Brief History of Time on the occasion of Stephen Hawking's recent passing. (April 27th 5:30 pm)

On Saturday April 28th 3:15 pm Morris joins UC Berkeley professor of mathematics Edward Frenkel for a discussion of The Ashtray.

And on Sunday April 29th at 11:45 am Morris interviews writer Geoff Dyer on his new book on the work of street photographer Garry Winogrand.

See the Bay Area Book Festival website for more info on each event and to purchase tickets.
 

Apr 20, 2018 7:00 PM

PNCA Bridge Lab
511 NW Broadway
Portland, OR 97209
 

Julia Bryan-Wilson discusses her book Fray: Art and Textile Politics with Portland writer, Jon Raymond. Co-sponsored by the Zena Zezza contemporary art project.

See the Zena Zezza website for more information.
 

Apr 21, 2018 3:00 PM

at the Seminary Co-op
 

5751 S. Woodlawn
Chicago, IL 60637
 

Michele H. Bogart discusses her book Sculpture in Gotham: Art and Urban Renewal in New York (Reaktion Books) with David Schulman at the Seminary Co-op.

See the Co-op events calendar for more information.
 

Apr 21, 2018 5:00 PM

645 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC  20003
 

David Rapp, author of Tinker to Evers to Chance: The Chicago Cubs and the Dawn of Modern America will make an appearance at the DC Author Fest Social Hour following the festival at the East City Book Shop.

For more information see the East City Book Shop website.
 

Apr 23, 2018 6:00 PM

31 W. Ohio
60654 Chicago
 

Join Roberto Ransom, author of Missing Persons, Animals, and Artists (Swan Isle Press) for a reading and conversation about his new book with translator Daniel Shapiro. Moderated by Olivia Maciel Edelman.

For more information see the Instituto Cervantes events calendar.
 

Apr 23, 2018 6:00 PM

at the Seminary Co-op
 

5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
 

Jeremy Mulderig, author of The Lost Autobiography of Samuel Steward: Recollections of an Extraordinary Twentieth-Century Gay Life discusses his new book with Barrie Jean Borich, author of Apocalypse, Darling.

A Q/A and signing will follow the discussion. See the Seminary Co-op events calendar for more information.
 

Apr 23, 2018 7:30 PM

2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20566
 

Cellist Steven Isserlis, editor of Robert Schumann's Advice to Young Musicians performs a selection of baroque pieces with harpsichordist Richard Egarr as part of the Fortas Chamber Music Concerts at the Kennedy Center in DC.

For more information and to purchase tickets see the Kennedy Center events calendar.
 

Apr 24, 2018 4:00 PM

1650 Holloway Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94132
 

Gary E. Machlis and Jonathan B. Jarvis,coauthors of The Future of Conservation in America: A Chart for Rough Water will speak and sign books at San Francisco State University.

For more information see the event description in SFSU's CampusMemo newsletter.
 

Apr 24, 2018 7:30 PM - Apr 25, 2018 10:30 AM

Ordway Concert Hall
345 Washington St.
St. Paul, MN 55102
 

Steven Isserlis, globally renown cellist and editor of Robert Schumann's Advice to Young Musicians joins Richard Egarr on the harpsichord for a two concert series April 24th, 7:30 pm, and the 25th, 10:30 am, at the Ordway Concert Hall in Saint Paul MN. Sponsored by the Schubert Club of Saint Paul.

See the Schubert Club events calendar for more information.
 

Apr 25, 2018 6:00 PM

1800 W University Dr.
Boise, Idaho 83706
 

The Andrus Center for Public Policy at Boise State University presents Gary Machlis, former science advisor to the director of the National Park Service and coauthor with Jonathan Jarvis of The Future of Conservation in America, for a 1-hour lecture and audience Q&A on the future of conservation in America.

See the facebook page for the event for more information.
 

Apr 26, 2018 5:30 PM

170 Whitney Ave.
New Haven, CT 06511
 

Lee Alan Dugatkin speaks about his book How to Tame a Fox (and Build a Dog): Visionary Scientists and a Siberian Tale of Jump-Started Evolution at Yale's Peabody Museum of Natural History.

See the Peabody Museum events calendar for more information.
 

Apr 26, 2018 7:00 PM

180 North 8th Street
Boise, ID 83702
 

Gary E. Machlis, former science advisor to the director of the National Park Service and coauthor with Jonathan Jarvis of The Future of Conservation in America, discusses and signs his book at Rediscovered Books in Boise.

See the Rediscovered Books events calendar for more information.
 

Apr 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Admissions and Alumni Building
901 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
 

Gary Machlis, former science advisor to the director of the National Park Service and coauthor with Jonathan Jarvis of The Future of Conservation in America, will deliver an evening guest lecture at Seattle University.

See the Seattle University events calendar for more information.
 

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