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: The Lives of Muhammad, by Kecia Ali, from Harvard University Press
Kecia Ali

The Lives of Muhammad

Friday, October 10, 3:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: A Tale of Two Plantations: Slave Life and Labor in Jamaica and Virginia, by Richard S. Dunn, from Harvard University Press
Richard S. Dunn

A Tale of Two Plantations: Slave Life and Labor in Jamaica and Virginia

Thursday, March 19, 2015, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Virginia Festival of the Book

Location TBD, Charlottesville, VA

Cover: The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government, by Richard A. Epstein, from Harvard University Press
Richard A. Epstein

The Classical Liberal Constitution: The Uncertain Quest for Limited Government

Tuesday, September 9, 6:30 PM

Speaking at the National Constitution Center

Independence Mall, 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Cover: A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War, by Leila Tarazi Fawaz, from Harvard University Press
Leila Tarazi Fawaz

A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War

Friday, October 31, 3:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: Mexicans in the Making of America, by Neil Foley, from Harvard University Press
Neil Foley

Mexicans in the Making of America

Thursday, January 8, 2015, 8:00 PM

Speaking at the Atlanta History Center

130 West Paces Ferry Road N.W., Atlanta, GA 30305

Cover: Mapping the End of Empire: American and British Strategic Visions in the Postwar World, by Aiyaz Husain, from Harvard University Press
Aiyaz Husain

Mapping the End of Empire: American and British Strategic Visions in the Postwar World

Wednesday, September 10, 4:00 PM

Speaking at the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History at Harvard University

CGIS South Building, Room S050, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: The Lost Art of Finding Our Way, by John Edward Huth, from Harvard University Press
John Edward Huth

The Lost Art of Finding Our Way

Saturday, October 25, Time TBD

Book discussion at the Boston Book Festival

Copley Square, Boston, MA

Cover: Six Drawing Lessons, by William Kentridge, from Harvard University Press
William Kentridge

Six Drawing Lessons

Thursday, October 30, Time TBD

Conversation with Norman Rosenthal of the London Royal Academy, 92nd Street Y

1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10128

Cover: The Royalist Revolution: Monarchy and the American Founding, by Eric Nelson, from Harvard University Press
Eric Nelson

The Royalist Revolution: Monarchy and the American Founding

Friday, October 17, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Thursday, October 23, 7:00 PM

Speaking and signing, Brookline Booksmith

279 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA 02446

Cover: The Library Beyond the Book, by Jeffrey T. Schnapp and Matthew Battles, from Harvard University Press
Jeffrey T. Schnapp and Matthew Battles

The Library Beyond the Book

Friday, September 5, 3:00 PM

Speaking and signing with both authors, Harvard Book Store

1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Cover: The Temptation of Despair: Tales of the 1940s, by Werner Sollors, from Harvard University Press
Werner Sollors

The Temptation of Despair: Tales of the 1940s

Thursday, October 9, Time TBD

Speaking and signing, Book Culture

New York, NY

Monday, October 20, 6:30 PM

Speaking at the New York Public Library (Mid-Manhattan Branch)

455 Fifth Avenue, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10016

Cover: America’s Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community, by Robert L. Tsai, from Harvard University Press
Robert L. Tsai

America’s Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community

Thursday, September 18, 12:00 PM

Speaking and signing at the National Archives

William G. McGowan Theater (use the Constitution Avenue entrance: Constitution Ave. at 7th St., NW), National Archives, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20408

Cover: The Harm in Hate Speech, by Jeremy Waldron, from Harvard University Press
Jeremy Waldron

The Harm in Hate Speech

Thursday, November 6, 6:30–8:00 PM

Speaking at Ford Hall Forum, “Free to Hate”

Suffolk University, 41 Temple Street, Boston, MA 02114

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