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  • April 11 Thursday

    Boston, MA - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Robert Caro: Writing History

    Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author Robert Caro discusses his new book, Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing.
  • April 7 Sunday

    Boston, MA - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

    PEN/Hemingway Award Ceremony

    Seán Hemingway presents the 2019 PEN/Hemingway Award to Tommy Orange for There, There: A Novel at this ceremony. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen delivers the keynote address.
  • April 6 Saturday

    Washington, DC - 10:00am to 4:00pm

    Friendship Between Nations Family Day

    Join the National Archives for a fun, activity-filled day exploring the many ways countries show their friendship!
  • April 3 Wednesday

    Atlanta, GA - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Justin Rose Author Program

    Justin Rose discusses and signs his book "The Drum Major Instinct."
  • April 2 Tuesday

    Austin, TX - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

    Future Forum: The Austin Bombings: Race and the Media

    The Austin Bombings: Race and the Media
  • Atlanta, GA - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Kerri Kennedy Author Program

    Kerri Kennedy discusses and signs here book "Indivisible: Global Leaders on Shared Security."
  • Kansas City, MO - 6:00am to 7:00pm

    Election Day

    The National Archives at Kansas City is a polling site on Tuesday, April 2. Increased foot traffic and limited parking is expected.
  • March 31 Sunday

    Yorba Linda, CA - 11:30am to 1:30pm

    "Pass the Pinot"

    Refresh your pallet with a tasting of spring inspired pinots.
  • March 28 Thursday

    Kansas City, MO - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    An Evening with Janet Napolitano

    Janet Napolitano will be in conversation with former Missouri Governor Jay Nixon about her latest book, "How Safe Are We?: Homeland Security Since 9/11."
  • Washington, DC - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    From Gutenberg to Google: The History of Our Future

    How the printing press and the telegraph each created an information revolution and set the stage for another one.
  • March 19 Tuesday

    Boston, MA - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Exploring Race Through Drama

    Keith Hamilton Cobb, actor, and David Howse, executive director of ArtsEmerson, examine the role performance can play in catalyzing conversations on race with Emerson professor Lizzy Cooper Davis.
  • March 16 Saturday

    Washington, DC - 10:00am to 4:00pm

    Women's History Month Family Day

    Hands-on activities for all ages to observe the centennial of the 19th Amendment
  • March 13 Wednesday

    Yorba Linda, CA - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Meet Robert J. Brown

    Author of You Can’t Go Wrong Doing Right: How a Child of Poverty Rose to the White House and Helped Change the World
  • Hyde Park, NY - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Author Talk and Signing with Cindy Gueli author of Lipstick Brigade.

    The FDR Presidential Library presents a Women’s History Month book talk and signing with Cindy Gueli author of Lipstick Brigade: The Untold True Story Of  Washington's World War II Government Girls.

All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.