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September

 

 

 

 

Amish_Quilts10-12 April 2014
Book Talks & Signings -
Valerie Weaver-Zercher
Thrill of the Chaste: The Allure of Amish Romance Novels
Festival of Faith & Writing, Calvin College
Grand Rapids, MI

JHU Press author Valerie Weaver-Zercher will give two talks at the Festival:

April 10 at 1:45 pm - Why Prayer Kapps, Buggies, and Kitchen Gardens Keep Us Coming Back for More

April 11 at 2:00 pm - Writing ‘Close': When Your Best Research Happens at Potlucks and Reunions

Admission: Find registration information here.

 

11-12 April 2014
Johns Hopkins Alumni Weekend

Homewood Campus
Baltimore, MD

JHU Press participates again this year in JHU's Alumni Weekend with an exhibit and sale in the Welcome Tent and tours of the Press on Friday and Saturday. For information, contact Jack Holmes at 410-516-6928.



Art_Deco11 April 2014, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Author Interview - Richard Striner
and Melissa Blair
Washington and Baltimore Art Deco:
A Design History of Neighboring Cities

Mid-Day with Dan Rodricks
WYPR, 88.1 FM

 

12 April 2014, 7:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing
- Valerie Weaver-Zercher
Thrill of the Chaste: The Allure of Amish Romance Novels
Mennonite Historical Society Annual Banquet
Berkey Avenue Mennonite Fellowship
Goshen, IN

Admission: Contact Mennonite Historical Society.


A_Year_across_Maryland12 April 2014, 10:00 am–1:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Bryan MacKay
A Year across Maryland
The Kaleidoscope Program
Roland Park Country School
Baltimore, MD

Author and naturalist Bryan MacKay hosts a "Spring Wildflower Walk and Talk" in the RPCS speaker series.

Admission: $15; call 410 -323-5500 to register.


12 April 2014, 3:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Marion Moser Jones
The American Red Cross from Clara Barton to the New Deal
Clara Barton National Historic Site
Glen Echo, MD

Admission: Free; an open house and book signing follow the talk; call 301-320-1410 to register.

 


Maryland_in_Black_and_White15 April 2014, 12:30 pm
Hopkins Club Lunch & Lecture -
Constance B. Schulz
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photography from the Great Depression and
World War II

Johns Hopkins Club, JHU's Homewood Campus
Baltimore, MD

Admission: $20; members contact the Club to make reservations; non-members contact Jack Holmes at 410 -516-6928.



15 April 2014, 6:30–8:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Constance B. Schulz
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photography from the Great Depression and World War II
The Kaleidoscope Program
Roland Park Country School
Baltimore, MD

JHUP author Connie Schulz discusses the famous FSA documentary photography project in the popular RPCS Speaker series.

Admission: $35; call 410 -323-5500 to register.



Peter_Filkins17April 2014, 7:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Peter Filkins
The View We're Granted
Berkshire Humane Society
214 Barker Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Admission: The program benefits the Humane Society; call 413-447-7878 for more information.


 

Art_Deco17April 2014, 7:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Richard Striner and Melissa Blair
Washington and Baltimore Art Deco:
A Design History of Neighboring Cities

Enoch Pratt Free Library, Central Branch
Baltimore, MD

Admission: Free; more information here.


Tapping_into_The_Wire23 April 2014, 6:30–8:30 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Peter Beilenson, M.D.
Tapping into The Wire
The Kaleidoscope Program
Roland Park Country School
Baltimore, MD

JHUP author Peter Beilenson presents "To Build a Strong Baltimore: What We Learned from The Wire and Where We Need to Go Next" in the RPCS speaker series.

Admission: $10; call 410 -323-5500 to register.



Amish_Quilts24 April 2014, 11:30 a.m.
Gallery Talk & Signing – Janneken Smucker
Amish Quilts: Crafting an American Icon
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Washington, DC

Admission: Free; 1-800-222-7270.

 



Jane_Austen26 April 2014, 1:30 pm

Book Talk & Signing - Janine Barchas
Matters of Fact in Jane Austen
Jane Austen Day Program:
"Spa Package: Sanditon and Regency Advertising"
Philadelphia, PA

Information: Jane Austen Society of North America

 

 

6 May 2014, 12:30 pm
Hopkins Club Lunch & Lecture -Michael Wolfe
Cut These Words into My Stone: Ancient Greek Epitaphs
Johns Hopkins Club, JHU's Homewood Campus
Baltimore, MD

Admission: $20; members contact the Club to make reservations; non-members contact Jack Holmes at 410 -516-6928.


15 May 2014, 6:30–8:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Neil A. Grauer
Leading the Way
The Kaleidoscope Program
Roland Park Country School
Baltimore, MD

Admission: $35; call 410 -323-5500 to register.




Amish_Quilts16 May 2014
Gallery Talk & Signing – Janneken Smucker
Amish Quilts: Crafting an American Icon Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center Penn Dry Good Market
Pennsburg, PA

Admission: Free; 215-679-3103

 

 

Art_Deco10 June 2014, 12:30 pm
Hopkins Club Lunch & Lecture -
Richard Striner and Melissa Blair
Washington and Baltimore Art Deco:
A Design History of Neighboring Cities

Johns Hopkins Club
JHU's Homewood Campus
Baltimore, MD

Admission: $20; members contact the Club to make reservations; non-members contact Jack Holmes at 410 -516-6928.



Maryland_in_Black_and_White25 June 2014, 7:00 pm
Book Talk & Signing - Constance B. Schulz
Maryland in Black and White: Documentary Photography from the Great Depression and
World War II

Enoch Pratt Free Library, Central Branch
Baltimore, MD

JHUP author Connie Schulz discusses the famous FSA documentary photography project in the popular RPCS Speaker series. The event also launches a special exhibit of these photographs in the Pratt's Maryland Room.

Admission: Free and open to the public; visit the Pratt calendar for additional information.

 

10-15 September 2014
Star-Spangled Banner Spectacular

Baltimore, MD


26-28 September 2014
Baltimore Book Festival

Baltimore, MD