Speaking Engagements

Over the past ten years I have given more than 350 talks and slide shows on a variety of my books. A partial list of the venues where I have spoken includes the following: American Museum of Natural History, Mystic Seaport, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Mariner's Museum and Park, Tenement Museum, South Street Seaport, National Archives, Politics & Prose Bookstore, Porter Square Bookstore, Harvard Bookstore, Concord Bookshop, Larchmont Yacht Club, Nantucket Whaling Museum, New Bedford Whaling Museum, Cape Cod Natural History Museum, Yale University, House of Seven Gables, Boston Athenaeum, Boston Public Library, Concord Festival of Writers, Town Hall Seattle, and scores of libraries throughout New England. 

CHANGE IN PUBLICATION DATE!

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PUBLICATION DATE FOR MY FORTHCOMING BOOK -- A FURIOUS SKY: THE FIVE-HUNDRED-YEAR HISTORY OF AMERICA'S HURRICANES -- HAS BEEN MOVED FROM JUNE 9 TO AUGUST 4, 2020. I AM IN THE PROCESS OF RESCHEDULING MOST OF MY  TALKS THAT WERE TO TAKE PLACE IN JUNE AND JULY,  TO MOVE THEM TO LATER IN THE YEAR. PLEASE CHECK BACK WITH THIS PAGE IN THE COMING MONTHS TO SEE THE NEW SUMMER AND FALL SCHEDULE. THANKS!! 

If you are interested in having me as a speaker for any of my books, please contact me via the contact form on this website (see tab above). Thank you for your interest.

April 2020

Life Care Center of Acton

Thursday, April 23, 2020

1:30 PM

Life Care Center of Acton

1 Great Road

Acton, Massachusetts

Talk on Fur, Fortune, and Empire

May 2020

The Commons in Lincoln

Thursday, May 21, 2020

11 AM

One Harvest Circle

Lincoln, MA

Talk on Fur, Fortune, and Empire

June 2020

Stoneridge Senior Living Community

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

4:00 PM

186 Jerry Browne Road
Mystic, Connecticut 06355

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

Corinthian Yacht Club

Thursday, June 4, 2020

6:30 PM

1 Nahant St.

Marblehead, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

Private event

North Hill

Friday, June 5, 2020

11 AM

865 Central Ave.

Needham, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

Jamestown Philomenian Library

Monday, June 8, 2020

26 North Road    
Jamestown, RI 

Talk on Black Flags, Blue Waters

Annual Meeting - private event

Abbot Public Library

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

7 PM

235 Pleasant St.

Marblehead, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

 

Odyseey Bookshop

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

7 PM

9 College St.

South Hadley, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

Yellow Umbrella Books

Saturday, June 13, 2020

Noon to 2

501 Main St.

Chatham, MA

Sidewalk book signing event for Father's Day

A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

The National Archives

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Noon

700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC 

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

Hudson Library and Historical Society

Monday, June 29, 2020

TIME TBD

96 Library Street
Hudson, Ohio

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

July 2020

 

Literary Luncheon at the Wequassett Resort and Golf Club

Sponsored by Where the Sidewalk Ends Bookstore

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Noon-3 PM

2173 Route 28
Harwich, MA

This is a ticketed event. To order tickets go to the Where The Sidewalk Ends website.

I will be part of a panel of three authors, and will be talking about A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Essex Meadows

Sunday, July 12, 2020

3 PM

30 Bokum Road

Essex, CT 06426

Talk on Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America

Gibson's Bookstore

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

6 PM

45 South Main Street

Concord, NH

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Life Care Center of Acton

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

1:30 PM

1 Great Road

Acton, Massachusetts

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricane

The Commons in Lincoln

Thursday, July 16, 2020

11 AM

One Harvest Circle

Lincoln, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Howe Library

Thursday, July 23, 2020

7 PM

13 South St.

Hanover, NH

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Jabberwocky Bookshop

Friday, July 24, 2020

7 PM

50 Water St.

Newburyport, MA 

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Tales of Cape Cod

Monday, July 27, 2020

7 PM

3046 Main St

Barnstable, MA 

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

The Edgartown Yacht Club

Lunch With A View Series

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Noon

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

August 2020

Bookstock Vermont

Saturday, August 1, 2020

Time TBD

Venue TBD

Woodstock, VT

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

The Brewster Bookstore

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Book signing from 1-3

2648 Main St. Brewster, MA

For A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Falmouth Museums on the Green

Thursday, August 6, 2020

7 PM

65 Palmer Avenue

Falmouth, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Cary Memorial Library

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

7 PM

1874 Massachusetts Avenue

Lexington, MA 

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Rockport Public Library

Thursday, August 13, 2020

7 PM

17 School St.

Rockport, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Westport Historical Society

Thursday, August 20, 2020

7 PM

25 Drift Rd.

Westport, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Billerica Public Library

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

7 PM

15 Concord Rd.

Billerica, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Essex Heritage and

The National Park Service

Wedensday, August 26, 2020

7 PM

2 New Liberty St.

Salem, MA

Talk on Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse

September 2020

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Thursday, September 3, 2020

5:30 PM (wine and cheese at 5:30, talk at 6)

869 Route 6A
Brewster, MA 

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

North Hill

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

7:30 PM

865 Central Ave.

Needham, MA

Talk on When America First Met China

Chelmsford Public Library

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Time TBD

25 Boston Road

Chelmsford, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Marblehead Museum

Thursday, September 17, 2020

7 P.M.

170 Washington Street

Marblehead, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Swampscott Public Library

Monday, September 21, 2020

7 PM

61 Burrill St.

Swampscott, MA 

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

The Commons in Lincoln

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

11 AM

One Harvest Circle

Lincoln, MA

Talk on Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America

The Mariner's Museum and Park

Thursday, September 24, 2020

7 P.M.

100 Museum Dr.

Newport News, VA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Memorial Hall Library

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

7 PM

2 North Main St.

Andover, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

October 2020

Beverly Public Library

Thursday, October 1, 2020

7 PM

32 Essex St.

Beverly, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Newbury Town Library

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

7 PM

0 Lunt Street
Byfield, MA

Talk on When America First Met China

Winchester Public Library

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

7 PM

80 Washington St.

Winchester, MA

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Alden House Historic Site

Thursday, October 8, 2020

7 PM

105 Alden St.

Duxbury, MA

Talk on Fur, Fortune, and Empire

Museum of Old Newbury

Thursday, October 15, 2020

6:30 reception, 7 PM talk 

Location to be determined
Newburyport, MA

Talk on Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America's Most Notorious Pirates

January 2021

Friends Of The Library of Collier County

Non-Fiction Author Lecture Series

Monday, January 25, 2021

9 AM

Moorings Golf and Country Club

2500 Crayton Road

Naples Florida

Talk on A Furious Sky: The Five-Hundred-Year History of America's Hurricanes

Breakfast included. If you are interested in attending, please contact the Friends group

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