Calendar of Events

June, 2019

Jun 01 - 30
2018 AUPresses Traveling Book, Jacket, and Journal Show

The 2018 Association of University Presses Traveling Book, Jacket, and Journal Show is coming to a university press near you! The Show, featuring Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City will travel to 39 university presses across the U.S. and Canada between September 2018 and June 2019. View the Show's travel schedule on the AUPresses website.

Jun 02 - 04

The co-editors will host a workshop at Haifa University for grad student and junior faculty/faculty new to qualitative research based on Challenging Perspecitves on Street Based Sex-Work.

Where: Haifa University
Jun 02

3:00 PM

Jean Elson @ B'nai Israel Synagogue Sisterhood

B'nai Israel Southbury Synagogue Sisterhood Book Club will host Jean Elson, author of Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness, for a Book Talk and Signing on June 2nd @

Where: 444 Main Street North Southbury, CT 06488
Jun 03 - 08
Caitlin Bruce @ Rhetoric Society of America Summer Institute

Caitlin Bruce will be speaking about her book Painting Publics: Transnational Legal Graffiti Scenes as Spaces for Encounter at the 8th Biennial RSA Summer Institute, June 3 - 8, 2019 at University of Maryland, College Park.

Where: University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
Jun 03

7:30 PM

Michael Smerconish @ the City Winery (DC)

Michael Smerconish, author of Clowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right will be speaking at the City Winery in Washington DC.  Doors open 6pm; lecture starts at 7:30pm.  Tickets available here.

Where: 1350 OKIE ST NE, WASHINGTON , DC, 20002
Jun 06

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Alan Curtis speaking @ Rutgers Newark

Alan Curtis, co-author of Healing Our Divided Society will be a plenary speaker at the Social Equity Leadership Conference. Please note that all SELC 2019 sessions and panels take place on the second floor of the Paul Robeson Campus Center on the Rutgers University–Newark campus.

Where: Rutgers University–Newark campus (350 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark, NJ 07102)
Jun 07

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Ray Didinger @ Bucks County Baseball Co.

The Eagles Encyclopedia: Champions Edition author Ray Didinger will speak and sign copies of his book at Bucks County Baseball Co.

Where: 237 Mill Street Bristol, PA 19007
Jun 08

2:00 PM

Erica Ryan @ Alice Paul Institute

Erican Ryan, author of Red War on the Family will be giving a talk titled "Radicalism and Suffrage: Winning the Vote in the First Red Scare" on Saturday, June 8 at 2pm at the Alice Paul Institute in Paulsdale, NJ.

Where: 128 Hooten Road (street) Mount Laurel, New Jersey 08054
Jun 11

9:00 AM

Dotty Brown @ OLLI - Wilmington

 Dotty Brown will discuss Boathouse Row at Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Delaware.

Where: University of Delaware - Arsht Hall, 2700 Pennsylvania Ave.
Jun 14

3:00 PM

Nelson Diaz @ Puerto Rican Arts Alliance

Nelson Diaz, author of Not from Here, Not from There/No Soy de Aquí ni de Allá, will be speaking to the Puerto Rican Arts Alliance on Friday, June 21, 2019 @ 3:00 PM.  Please RSVP by Friday, June 14th to or (215) 575-7061.

Where: 3000 N Elbridge Ave, Chicago, IL 60618
Jun 17

10:00 PM to 12:00 PM

Alan Curtis speaking @ RACIAL EQUITY FORUM

Alan Curtis, co-author of Healing Our Divided Society will be speakint to the Council on Foundations and National League of Cities at the Racial Equity Forum.

Where: Muhammad Ali Center 144 N 6th Street Louisville, KY 40202 Room: View Pointe Hall North
Jun 19

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Jean Elson @ Woodman Institute Museum

Gross Misbehavior and Wickedness author Jean Elson will have a Book Talk and Signing (A Return Engagement) at the Woodman Institute Museum in Dover, N.H

Where: 182 Central Avenue Dover, NH 03820
Jun 21

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Sean Johnson Andrews @ Seminary Co-op

Sean Johnson Andrews discusses The Cultural Production of Intellectual Property Rights at the Seminary Co-op A Q&A and signing will follow the discussion.


Where: 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Chicago, IL 60637
Jun 22

11:00 AM

Bill Cohen @ Design with Nature Now: The Conference

Join the Design with Nature Now: The Conference for a Coffee Break and Book Signing for Bill Cohen's Ecohumanism and the Ecological Culture: The Educational Legacy of Ian McHarg

Where: Irvine Auditorium 3401 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Jun 23

7:00 PM

Michael Smerconish @ the Parker Arts, Culture & Events Center

Michael Smerconish, author of Clowns to the Left of Me, Jokers to the Right will be speaking at the PACE Center Parker, CO Sunday, June 23, 2019@ 7:00 PM.  Tickets available here.

Where: 20000 Pikes Peak Avenue, Parker, CO 80138, USA