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APPEARANCESĀ 

RECENT PAST APPEARANCES:

 

JUNE 20, 2022:  In conversation with James Kirchick about his book Secret City:  The Hidden History of Gay Washington.  Politics and Prose; Washington, DC; June 20, 2022.

 

APRIL 12, 2022:  Panelist (via Zoom) for discussion of Fellow Travelers and the Lavender Scare; Stonewall National Museum and Archives, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

 

FEBRUARY 26, 2022:  Conversation with Gregory Spears, composer of Fellow Travelers opera; Columbus, Ohio, public library.

 

OCTOBER 7, 2021:  Discussion of Mrs. Paine's Garage with Michael Granberry for the Sixth-Floor Museum; Dallas, TX.  Hosted by Kim Bryan.  (Planned in-person appearance was cancelled because of Covid and changed to a recorded online presentation.)

 

OCTOBER 7, 2021:  New York Times Book Review podcast; about TM's review of Jonathan Franzen's Crossroads; with Pamela Paul.

 

JULY 17, 2021:  Post-performance talk-back with some of cast and creators of Fellow Travelers opera; Des Moines Opera; Des Moines, Iowa.

 

DECEMBER 7, 2020:  KGB MONDAY NIGHT POETRY SERIES--With Anne Carson and Kimberly Grey.  7:00 p.m. Via Zoom.

 

SEPTEMBER 10, 2020:  Discussion (online) with Margot Livesey; Porter Square Books, Cambridge, MA.
 

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020:  Interview with Michael Portillo, Times Radio (London). Discussion of my New Yorker piece on 1920 and parallels to the 2020 race.

 

DECEMBER 14, 2019:  10:30 A.M. TO 2:45 P.M.:  Mercer University Press Authors Luncheon; Intercontinental

     Buckhead;  Atlanta, Georgia

          

DECEMBER 6, 2019:  Speaker, "Mary McCarthy:  The Stones of Florence(1959)—60 Years
     Later."  Conference at Villa La Pietra (NYU), Florence, Italy.

NOVEMBER 23, 2019:  MIAMI BOOK FAIR; MIAMI, FL

 

NOVEMBER 2019:  NEW YORKER politics podcast with Dorothy Wickenden; portions also featured on The New Yorker Radio Hour with David Remnick.  (A  comparison of the Nixon and Trump impeachment narratives.)

 

NOVEMBER 12, 2019:  WBUR/CITY SPACE

     Interview and panel discussion about Boston Lyric Opera's performance of FELLOW TRAVELERS opera in

     Boston

 

NOVEMBER 7, 2019:  ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY

     Panel discussion with FELLOW TRAVELERS opera team prior to Arizona Opera's performance of FELLOW

     TRAVELERS in Phoenix.

 

OCTOBER 10, 2019:  Discussion of LANDFALL at The Colony Club, NYC

 

OCTOBER 26-27, 2019:  TEXAS BOOK FESTIVAL; AUSTIN, TX

 

AUGUST 31, 2019:  NATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL; WASHINGTON, DC

 

JULY 9, 2019:  LITCHFIELD BOOKS AUTHORS LUNCHEON

          CAREFREE CATERING

          8151 OCEAN HIGHWAY

          PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC

 

JUNE 8, 2019:  4:00 P.M.:  EAST CITY BOOKSHOP

          645 PENNSYLVANIA AVE. SE

          WASHINGTON, DC

          JOINT APPEARANCE WITH NOVELIST JAMES ELLROY

 

JUNE 4, 2019:  7:00 P.M.:  PEN/FAULKNER PANEL DISCUSSION
          "How Historical Figures Amplify a Novelist's Reality"

          With Louis Bayard, Susan Coll, Nora Maccoby

          Moderated by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend

          SCOTTISH RITE CENTER

          2800 16 ST. NW

          WASHINGTON, DC

 

MARCH 27, 2019:  7:30 P.M.:  PHILADELPHIA FREE LIBRARY

          1901 VINE ST.,     
          PHILADELPHIA, PA
          www.freelibrary.org/authorevents

 

MARCH 10, 2019:  LOUISIANA STATE MUSEUM, THE CABILDO

          701 CHARTRES ST.
          NEW ORLEANS, LA
          

MARCH 5, 2019: 7:00 P.M.:  MAGIC CITY BOOKS

          221 E. ARCHER ST.

          TULSA, OK
          www.magiccitybooks.com

 

MARCH 4, 2019:  7:00 P.M.:  BRAZOS BOOKSTORE

          2421 BISSONET ST.

          HOUSTON, TX
          www.brazosbookstore.com
 

MARCH 2, 2019:  CHANGING HANDS BOOKSTORE

          300 W. CAMELBACK RD.

          PHOENIX, AZ
          www.changinghands.com
 

FEBRUARY 28, 2019:  BOOK PEOPLE

          603 N. LAMAR BLVD.

          AUSTIN, TX
          www.bookpeople.com

 

FEBRUARY 27, 2019:  6:00 P.M.: FONDREN LIBRARY

          SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY
          DALLAS, TX
 

FEBRUARY 24, 2019:  5:00-6:00 P.M.: POLITICS AND PROSE

          5015 CONNECTICUT AVE NW
          WASHINGTON, D.C.
          www.politics-prose.com

 

FEBRUARY 19, 2019:  6:00 P.M.:  ROOSEVELT HOUSE

          47-49 E. 65TH ST.,

          NEW YORK CITY
          www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu