Upcoming Author Events

We are pleased to provide this listing of upcoming events featuring authors of recent Harvard University Press titles. This page is updated weekly and features events that are open to the public (though some may be ticketed). Contact an individual event’s host or sponsor to confirm details of time and location, or for additional information.

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Cover: Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dress, by Elizabeth Bucar, from Harvard University Press
Elizabeth Bucar

Pious Fashion: How Muslim Women Dress

Friday, November 3, 3:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession, by Reinier de Graaf, from Harvard University Press
Reinier de Graaf

Four Walls and a Roof: The Complex Nature of a Simple Profession

Tuesday, October 31, 6:15–8:00 PM [Tickets]

Speaking and signing, The Design Museum

224–238 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 6AG, United Kingdom

Cover: Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museum, by James Delbourgo, from Harvard University Press
James Delbourgo

Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museum

Thursday, October 26, 7:00 PM

In conversation with Professor Christopher L. Brown (signing to follow), Book Culture

536 West 112th Street, New York, NY 10025

Thursday, November 2, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Coop

1400 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant: The Complete Annotated Edition, edited by John F. Marszalek, from Harvard University Press
Ulysses S. Grant

The Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant: The Complete Annotated Edition

Monday, October 23, 5:00 PM

Editor John F. Marszalek speaking and signing, Square Books

129 Courthouse Square, Oxford, MS 38655

Wednesday, November 29–Thursday, November 30, Time(s) TBD

Speaking at the grand (re)opening of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library

Mississippi State University Libraries, 395 Hardy Road, Mississippi State, MS 39762

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 6:30 PM [Tickets]

Editor John F. Marszalek and Craig L. Symonds, author of Lincoln and His Admirals speaking on “The Battle for the Border States,” New-York Historical Society

Robert H. Smith Auditorium, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

Cover: Just a Journalist: On the Press, Life, and the Spaces Between, by Linda Greenhouse, from Harvard University Press
Linda Greenhouse

Just a Journalist: On the Press, Life, and the Spaces Between

Friday, November 3, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sunday, November 5, 5:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Politics & Prose Bookstore

5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008

Wednesday, November 15, 8:00 PM [Tickets]

In conversation with Anna Quindlen (signing to follow), 92nd Street Y

1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10128

Thursday, January 18, 2018, 6:00 PM

Speaking, Q&A, and signing, Carnegie Council for International Affairs

170 East 64th Street, New York, NY 10065

Cover: Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queen, by Linda M. Heywood, from Harvard University Press
Linda M. Heywood

Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queen

Thursday, November 9, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Library of Congress

Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First Street SE, Washington, DC 20540

Cover: The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided World, by Michael Ignatieff, from Harvard University Press
Michael Ignatieff

The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided World

Monday, October 30, 1:00–2:00 PM [Register]

Speaking at the RSA

Great Room Auditorium, RSA House, 8 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6EZ, United Kingdom

Cover: The China Questions: Critical Insights into a Rising Power, edited by Jennifer Rudolph and Michael Szonyi, from Harvard University Press
Edited by Jennifer Rudolph and Michael Szonyi

The China Questions: Critical Insights into a Rising Power

Wednesday, February 7, 2018, 7:00 PM

Discussion and signing with editors Jennifer Rudolph and Michael Szonyi and other contributors, Harvard Coop

1400 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guide, by Cass R. Sunstein, from Harvard University Press
Cass R. Sunstein

Impeachment: A Citizen’s Guide

Friday, October 20, 4:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Politics & Prose Bookstore

5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20008

Thursday, October 26, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, The Concord Bookshop (part of the Concord Festival of Authors)

65 Main Street, Concord, MA 01742

Wednesday, November 1, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Coop

1400 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Monday, November 6, 6:30–7:30 PM [Tickets]

In conversation with Jeffrey Rosen (signing to follow), National Constitution Center

525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

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