Literary Events - Talks - Debates - Book Launch in Boston, United States

The Great Boston Fire: A Lecture by Author Stephanie Schorow in Boston on 12 Nov

The Great Boston Fire: A Lecture by Author Stephanie Schorow

Boston   Saturday, November 12, 2022   1300 - 1430
Free
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November 2022 marks the 150th Anniversary of The Great Fire of Boston. As a complement to our exhibition "Fire and Water: An Exploration of the Great Fire of Boston," Author Stephanie Schorow will present an illustrated lecture on the fire that probes the forces that ..
Author Talk and Book Signing: Elisabeth C. Rosenberg in Boston on 22 Oct

Author Talk and Book Signing: Elisabeth C. Rosenberg

Boston   Saturday, October 22, 2022   1900 - 2030
Free
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Have you ever wondered where your water comes from? Today, roughly three million people in Massachusetts enjoy water from the Quabbin Reservoir, but that has not always been the case. In Before the Flood, author Elisabeth C. Rosenberg explores the story of the Quabbi ..
Stephen King, Alice Hoffman and many NYT bestselling authors come together virtually on Jun 8th in Cambridge on 8 Jun

Stephen King, Alice Hoffman and many NYT bestselling authors come together virtually on Jun 8th

Cambridge   Wednesday, June 8, 2022   1900 - 2000
150.00 USD
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Featuring New York Times bestselling authors Isabel Allende, Anthony Doerr, Stephen King, Ann Leary, Richard Russo, and Adriana Trigiani, with a special appearance by actor and comedian Denis Leary. Mount Auburn Hospital presents Pink Pages 2022, a virtual event h ..
2022 Druker Award And Lecture: Chef Barbara Lynch in Boston on 4 Jun

2022 Druker Award And Lecture: Chef Barbara Lynch

Boston   Saturday, June 4, 2022   1400 - 1530
Free
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The Druker Award is presented annually to a speaker or speakers who has or have made outstanding and important contributions to the world of design. Please note that attendance is now once again in-person and over Zoom webinar. This year's awardee, Chef/Owner of t ..
Capturing the Stories of Our Elders - From Hollywood to our Own Families in Massachusetts on 6 Apr

Capturing the Stories of Our Elders - From Hollywood to our Own Families

Massachusetts   Tuesday, April 6, 2021   1900 - 2000
Free
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In this live webinar, Tiffany Woolf, seasoned filmmaker and daughter of Boston legend Bob Woolf, and Noam Dromi, Emmy Award winning writer/producer, will share their inspirations to create Silver Screen Studios to celebrate the stories of our elders. They will tell u ..
Actor Pooch Hall of Ray Dononvan and The Game, Friday, March 26 at 7:15 PM Brookline Adult Ed in Boston on 26 Mar

Actor Pooch Hall of Ray Dononvan and The Game, Friday, March 26 at 7:15 PM Brookline Adult Ed

Boston   Friday, March 26, 2021   1915 - 2015
30.00 USD
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Sure to be an entertaining hour. Hear from Pooch about his acting career and how his Massachusetts roots helped pave the way for his success. This is a fundraiser for Brookline Adult & Community Education. Tickets are $30 for a virtual talk with Hollywood Actor Pooch ..
Mitch Snyder Lecture and Awards in Massachusetts on 25 Oct

Mitch Snyder Lecture and Awards

Massachusetts   Sunday, October 25, 2020   1230 - 1400
Free
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Prof Beverly Gage (Yale University) will deliver the 2020 Mitch Snyder Lecture. Claude-Alix Jacob, Cambridge Department of Public Health, Cherry Sullivan, Hampshire Hope Coalition; Ms Abigail Kim, Cambridge, Ma; Marc O'Brien and Sarah Fujiwara , of First Church Cambr ..
Virtual Lecture with Renowned Dean at The Fletcher School of Tufts, Dr. Bhaskar Chakravorti in Brookline on 17 Sep

Virtual Lecture with Renowned Dean at The Fletcher School of Tufts, Dr. Bhaskar Chakravorti

Brookline   Thursday, September 17, 2020   1900 - 2100
10.00 USD
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Dr. Bhaskar Chakravorti, Dean of Global Business of The Fletcher School at Tufts University will speak to us virtually about the digital economy in the time of Covid on September 17 at 7pm. Join us for a thought-provoking and insightful evening with an expert who can ..
Virtual Talk with the Author of Hunting Whitey on September 15th at 7pm. in Massachusetts on 15 Sep

Virtual Talk with the Author of Hunting Whitey on September 15th at 7pm.

Massachusetts   Tuesday, September 15, 2020   1900 - 2000
10.00 USD
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A virtual lecture with author Dave Wedge of Hunting Whitey: The Inside Story of the Capture and Killing of America's Most Wanted Crime Boss. Join us on September 15th at 7pm to hear some captivating discussion about James "Whitey" Bulger. For more information or to r ..
Getting to the Point with Larry Tye in Massachusetts on 10 Aug

Getting to the Point with Larry Tye

Massachusetts   Monday, August 10, 2020   1100 - 1200
Free
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New York Times bestselling author Larry Tye will join the Kennedy Institute for a discussion on his new book, "Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator McCarthy," and the parallels to today's political leadership. "Demagogue" traces the rise of Senator Joe M ..
Larry Tye with Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy in Boston on 23 Jul

Larry Tye with Demagogue: The Life and Long Shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy

Boston   Thursday, July 23, 2020   1800 - 1900
Free
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The best-selling author of Bobby Kennedy will discuss his new, definitive biography of the most dangerous demagogue in American history, U.S. Senator Joe McCarthy. From 1950 to 1954, McCarthy destroyed many careers and even entire lives, whipping the nation into a fr ..
Bumblebees and Gardening for Biodiversity, a free interactive lecture in Boston on 19 Jul

Bumblebees and Gardening for Biodiversity, a free interactive lecture

Boston   Sunday, July 19, 2020   1400 - 1530
Free
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Conservationists, gardeners and pollinator enthusiasts are invited to join eminent scientist Dr. Robert Gegear for a lively and interactive talk entitled "The People Pollinator Biodiversity Connection," all about the charming and crucial creatures who help pollinate ..
Online Virtual Author Event:  Stephen Puleo discusses his latest book, Voyage of Mercy. in Boston on 14 May

Online Virtual Author Event: Stephen Puleo discusses his latest book, Voyage of Mercy.

Boston   Thursday, May 14, 2020   1800 - 1900
Free
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American Inspiration Online Author Event. Stephen Puleo, the historian and author of American Treasures and Dark Tide returns with Voyage of Mercy, the remarkable true story of America's first-ever humanitarian mission—to Ireland in 1847 during the potato famine. In ..
American Inspiration Series presents historian and author: Stephen Puleo in Boston on 19 Mar

American Inspiration Series presents historian and author: Stephen Puleo

Boston   Thursday, March 19, 2020   1800 - 1900
12.50 USD
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American Inspiration is a new, thought-provoking series of talks by best-selling authors presenting books that explore themes of personal identity, families and immigration, and social and cultural history. The series launched in the Fall 2019 and will continue throu ..
MMGA Home Horticulture Evening Lecture Series in Canton on 17 Mar

MMGA Home Horticulture Evening Lecture Series

Canton   Tuesday, March 17, 2020   1830 - 2000
250.00 USD
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Looking to take your home garden to the next level this year? Or maybe you're a gardening wannabe, puzzling over how to get started. Whether it's time to re-think your landscape design, finally get serious about pests and diseases, or figure out what's at the root of ..
American Inspiration Series presents author, Adam Hochschild in Boston on 6 Mar

American Inspiration Series presents author, Adam Hochschild

Boston   Friday, March 6, 2020   1400 - 1500
12.50 USD
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American Inspiration is a new, thought-provoking series of talks by best-selling authors presenting books that explore themes of personal identity, families and immigration, and social and cultural history. The series launched in the Fall 2019 and will continue throu ..
Mystical Poetry and Music with Matthew Fox and David Whetstone in Lexington on 16 May

Mystical Poetry and Music with Matthew Fox and David Whetstone

Lexington   Thursday, May 16, 2019   1900 - 2030
15.00 USD
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Author and theologian Matthew Fox reads poems of the mystics, accompanied by the sitar of David Whetstone. Matthew Fox is a spiritual theologian, anEpiscopal priest, and an activist for gender justice and eco-justice. He has written 37 books that have been tran ..
Cary Lecture: Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language in Lexington on 6 Apr

Cary Lecture: Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language

Lexington   Saturday, April 6, 2019   2000 - 2100
Free
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"Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language" with Irene Pepperberg Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. Cary Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington Dr. Irene Pepperberg, a Research Associate and Lecturer at Harvard, has been studying the cognitive and co ..
Cary Lecture: Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language in Lexington on 6 Apr

Cary Lecture: Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language

Lexington   Saturday, April 6, 2019   2000 - 2100
Free
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Cary Lecture: “Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language” with Irene Pepperberg Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. Cary Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington “Alex the Parrot and the Mysteries of Language” with Irene Pepperberg Saturday, April 6, 20 ..

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