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: Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary America, by Kathleen Belew, from Harvard University Press
Kathleen Belew

Bring the War Home: The White Power Movement and Paramilitary America

Thursday, April 26, 7:00–8:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Politics & Prose at the Wharf

70 District Square SW, Washington, DC 20024

Saturday, May 5, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, McNally Jackson Books (Williamsburg)

The Lewis Steel Building, 76 N. 4th Street, Unit G, Brooklyn, NY 11249

Tuesday, July 17, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Elliott Bay Book Company

1521 Tenth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122

Cover: France’s Long Reconstruction: In Search of the Modern Republic, by Herrick Chapman, from Harvard University Press
Herrick Chapman

France’s Long Reconstruction: In Search of the Modern Republic

Monday, April 23, 4:00–5:30 PM

Speaking and signing, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Sixth Floor, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004

Cover: Life at the Edge of Sight: A Photographic Exploration of the Microbial World, by Scott Chimileski and Roberto Kolter, with a Foreword by Moselio Schaechter, from Harvard University Press
Scott Chimileski and Roberto Kolter, with a Foreword by Moselio Schaechter

Life at the Edge of Sight: A Photographic Exploration of the Microbial World

Thursday, May 10, Time TBD

Scott Chimileski speaking at the MIT Museum’s 2018 Bacterial Bonzanza

265 Massachusetts Avenue, Building N51, Cambridge, MA 02139

Cover: Holy Humanitarians: American Evangelicals and Global Aid, by Heather D. Curtis, from Harvard University Press
Heather D. Curtis

Holy Humanitarians: American Evangelicals and Global Aid

Thursday, April 26, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, The Bowery Mission

432 Park Avenue South, New York, NY 10016

Friday, May 4, 2:00–3:30 PM

Speaking and signing, Center for Strategic and International Studies (Project on Military and Diplomatic History)

1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20036

Wednesday, July 11, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Porter Square Books

25 White Street, Cambridge, MA 02140

Cover: Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India, by Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey, from Harvard University Press
Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey

Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India

Friday, June 8–Sunday, June 10, Time(s) TBD

Speaking and signing, 2018 ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival at the British Library

96 Euston Road, Kings Cross, London NW1 2DB, United Kingdom

Cover: The Price of Aid: The Economic Cold War in India, by David C. Engerman, from Harvard University Press
David C. Engerman

The Price of Aid: The Economic Cold War in India

Thursday, April 26, 4:00 PM

Speaking at the University of California, Berkeley (sponsored by the Department of History)

3335 Dwinelle Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720

Wednesday, May 9, 12:15–1:45 PM

Speaking and signing, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University (cosponsored by the Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute, Harvard University)

CGIS South Building, Room S354, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Wednesday, November 14, Time TBD

Speaking at New York University

Location TBD, New York, NY

Cover: Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies, by Woodrow Hartzog, from Harvard University Press
Woodrow Hartzog

Privacy’s Blueprint: The Battle to Control the Design of New Technologies

Thursday, May 10, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Harvard Coop

1400 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Saturday, July 28, 5:00 PM

Speaking and signing, (Off) Square Books

129 Courthouse Square, Oxford, MS 38655

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

Tuesday, May 22, 7:30 PM [Tickets]

Giving the eighth annual Zócalo Book Prize Lecture, “Are Ordinary Virtues More Powerful than Universal Values?”

National Center for the Preservation of Democracy, 111 N. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Sunday, June 3, 1:00 PM [Tickets]

Speaking and signing, Hay Festival Wales

Oxfam Moot, Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5PJ, United Kingdom

Cover: The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America, by Sarah E. Igo, from Harvard University Press
Sarah E. Igo

The Known Citizen: A History of Privacy in Modern America

Thursday, May 10, 6:00–7:00 PM [Register]

Speaking and signing, Boston Athenæum

10½ Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108

Friday, May 11, 7:00–8:30 PM [Register]

Speaking and signing, Harvard Coop

1400 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: Justifying Genocide: Germany and the Armenians from Bismarck to Hitler, by Stefan Ihrig, from Harvard University Press
Stefan Ihrig

Justifying Genocide: Germany and the Armenians from Bismarck to Hitler

Monday, April 23, 4:00 PM

Speaking at the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Clark University

Rose Library, Cohen-Lasry House, 11 Hawthorne Street, Worcester, MA 01610

Wednesday, April 25, 7:30 PM

Speaking at the Jewish Federation of St. Louis (“Sh’ma: Listen!” speaker series)

Rayburn Chapel, Covenant Theological Seminary, 1233 Conway Road, St. Louis, MO 63141

Thursday, April 26, 7:30 PM [RSVP]

Speaking at the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) Centre of Montreal (organized by the Zoryan Institute of Canada)

AGBU Montreal, Alex Manoogian Center, 805, rue Manoogian, Ville St. Laurent, QC H4N 1Z5, Canada

Friday, April 27, 8:00 PM [RSVP]

Speaking at the Armenian Community Centre of Toronto (organized by the Zoryan Institute of Canada)

ACT Toronto, 45 Hallcrown Place, Toronto, ON M2J 4Y4, Canada

Cover: Freedom Struggles: African Americans and World War I, by Adriane Lentz-Smith, from Harvard University Press
Adriane Lentz-Smith

Freedom Struggles: African Americans and World War I

Thursday, May 24, 7:00–9:00 PM [Tickets]

Speaking and signing, The Mariners’ Museum and Park

100 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23606

Cover: Early Work, by Andrew Martin
Andrew Martin

Early Work

Tuesday, July 10, 7:00 PM

Reading and signing, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: Undocumented Lives: The Untold Story of Mexican Migration, by Ana Raquel Minian, from Harvard University Press
Ana Raquel Minian

Undocumented Lives: The Untold Story of Mexican Migration

Wednesday, June 20, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, City Lights Booksellers

261 Columbus Avenue (at Broadway), San Francisco, CA 94133

Cover: The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It, by Yascha Mounk, from Harvard University Press
Yascha Mounk

The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It

Tuesday, May 1, 2:00–4:00 PM [Register]

Panelist, “Democracy’s Resilience: Is America’s Democracy Threatened?”, Brookings Institution

Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue N.W., Washington, DC 20036

Thursday, May 31, 6:45–8:00 PM [Tickets]

Speaking and signing, How To Academy

Portland Hall, 4–12 Little Titchfield Street, London W1W 7BY, United Kingdom

Sunday, June 3, 4:00 PM [Tickets]

Speaking and signing, Hay Festival Wales

Compass, Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5PJ, Wales, United Kingdom

August 11–27 (Date and Time TBD)

Speaking and signing, Edinburgh International Book Festival

Location TBD, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Saturday, October 13, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Boston Book Festival

Location TBD, Copley Square, Boston, MA 02116

Monday, October 22, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Bristol Festival of Ideas

Location TBD, Bristol, United Kingdom

Cover: The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World, by Jennifer E. Rothman, from Harvard University Press
Jennifer E. Rothman

The Right of Publicity: Privacy Reimagined for a Public World

Thursday, April 26, 6:30–9:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Loyola Law School

919 Albany Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Friday, September 7, Time TBD

Giving the Fall 2018 Kadish Lecture, Kadish Center for Morality, Law & Public Affairs at UC Berkeley School of Law

Boalt Hall, UC Berkeley School of Law, Berkeley, CA 94720

Friday, October 19, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Columbia Law School

Location TBD, 435 West 116th Street, New York, NY 10027

Cover: Unflattening, by Nick Sousanis, from Harvard University Press
Nick Sousanis

Unflattening

Sunday, April 29, 2:00–3:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Chicago Humanities Festival

MacLean Center Ballroom, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 112 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603

Cover: The New Chimpanzee: A Twenty-First-Century Portrait of Our Closest Kin, by Craig Stanford, from Harvard University Press
Craig Stanford

The New Chimpanzee: A Twenty-First-Century Portrait of Our Closest Kin

Tuesday, October 9, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, San Diego Natural History Museum

1788 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92101

Cover: Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athens, by David Stuttard, from Harvard University Press
David Stuttard

Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athens

Wednesday, April 25, 6:30–8:00 PM [Tickets]

Speaking and signing, Heffers Bookshop

20 Trinity Street, Cambridge CB2 1TY, United Kingdom

Tuesday, May 1, 7:00 PM [RSVP]

Speaking and signing, Athenaeum Boekhandel (Roeterseiland)

Roetersstraat 41, 1018 WB Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Thursday, May 3, Time TBD

Public lecture (“Gallery Talks” series) at the British Museum

Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG, United Kingdom

Cover: The Rise of the Working-Class Shareholder: Labor’s Last Best Weapon, by David Webber, from Harvard University Press
David Webber

The Rise of the Working-Class Shareholder: Labor’s Last Best Weapon

Monday, April 23, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, UCLA School of Law

Law Building, 385 Charles E. Young Drive East, Los Angeles, CA 90095

Thursday, May 17, 12:30 PM

Speaking and signing, Bryant Park Author Series

Bryant Park Reading Room, Midtown Manhattan between 40th and 42nd Streets and Fifth and Sixth Avenues, New York, NY 10018

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