Upcoming Regency Society Talk in Washington, D.C.

The Regency Society of Virginia is hosting my lecture on the Richmond Theater Fire next month on Capitol Hill. The RSV is an organization that keeps the history of the Early Republic alive in many interesting ways. (Check out the RSV Facebook page for more information and photos from their events!) The event is free. More information to Read more about Upcoming Regency Society Talk in Washington, D.C.[…]

Congressional Cemetery Book Festival Recap

The Congressional Cemetery Book Festival this past Saturday drew a nice crowd. We authors were lined up along the walkway to the chapel and had a scenic view of the historic cemetery.  I enjoyed sharing a table all afternoon with Washington Post columnist Gene Weingarten, whose “Below the Beltway” columns in the Post Magazine I Read more about Congressional Cemetery Book Festival Recap[…]

Book Festival on Washington Post’s “Best of the Weekend” Events List!

The Washington Post’s Going Out Guide listed the “Outside a Dog” Book Festival as one of the best events of the weekend! (“Outside a Dog Book Festival” is what Congressional Cemetery decided to name the dog-friendly outdoor event, after the Groucho Marx quote) Here are the details—and here. There will be dogs wandering about, a used Read more about Book Festival on Washington Post’s “Best of the Weekend” Events List![…]

Congressional Cemetery Book Festival–date change!

Oops! Had the date wrong on my events calendar for the Congressional Cemetery Book Festival. Totally my bad. It is SATURDAY, August 11th from 3:30-6:30. Glad I caught that or it would have been a pretty boring Friday afternoon for me. The cemetery is a popular spot for dog-walkers, so they decided to make the event Read more about Congressional Cemetery Book Festival–date change![…]

New Author Events Booked!

Meander down to the events page on the blog and check out some of the recently-booked events for the second half of 2012. They include a book signing and evening event at Congressional Cemetery (yes, you read that right!) on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, a lecture with the American Association of University Women in Read more about New Author Events Booked![…]