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1-4 April 2015
Project MUSE Exhibit -
Pop Culture Association
New Orleans, LA
Information: Pop Culture Association Annual Meeting

 

Crow jacket2 April 2015, 7:00 p.m.
Zocalo Public Square Discussion &
Book Signing
- Michael Crow
Designing the New American University
with Frank Bruni and Liz McMillen
Rand Corporation
1776 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA

On Thursday, April 2nd, at 7:00 p.m. JHUP author Michael Crow joins New York Times columnist Frank Bruni in a Zocalo Public Square discussion, “What Are Universities For?” Liz McMillen, editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education, will moderate.

Arizona State University President Michael M. Crow, co-author of Designing the New American University, and New York Times columnist Frank Bruni, author of Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be:An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania, visit Zócalo to discuss who universities should serve and what problems they should be solving.

Admission: Free, reservations required at Zocalo Public Square.



Travels7 April 2015, 12:30 pm
Johns Hopkins Club Lunch & Lecture

Charles Mitchell
"Remembering Lincoln"
With comments drawn from his books
Travels through American History in the Mid-Atlantic
and Maryland Voices of the Civil War
Johns Hopkins Club, Homewood campus
Baltimore, MD

Charley’s Hopkins Club lecture on historic travel quickly sold out last fall, so he is back on the eve of the 150th anniversary of the Lincoln assassination (April 15) to draw on his two books, Travels through American History in the Mid-Atlantic and Maryland Voices of the Civil War, to discuss our region’s wealth of historic sites related to the 16th president and to consider the reactions of Marylanders to his death in 1865.

Admission: $20; Club members contact the Club to register; non-members contact Jack Holmes at 410-516-6928 to attend as guests of the Press.

 

Just_One_of_the_Kids11 April 2015
Book Signing
- Kay Harris Kriegsman & Sara Palmer
Just One of the Kids: Raising a Resilient Family When One of Your Children Has a Physical Disability
World of Possibilities Expo
Hilton Washington DC/Rockville
Rockville, MD
Information: World of Possibilities Expos 

 

Prunty_cover18 April, 10:45 a.m.
Reading & Book Signing
- Wyatt Prunty
Couldn't Prove, Had to Promise
Celebration of Southern Literature
Chattanooga, TN

Wyatt Prunty, the current Chancellor of the Fellowship of Southern Writers, reads from his new book of poetry in a featured program at the Celebration of Southern Literature.

Information: Celebration of Southern Literature

 

16-20 April 2015
JHU Press Exhibit -
American Educational Research Association
Chicago, IL
Information: American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting


16-19 April 2015
JHU Press Exhibit
- Organization of American Historians
St. Louis, MO
Information: Organization of American Historians Annual Meeting

 

17-18 April 2015
JHU Press Book Sale & Building Tour

Johns Hopkins Alumni Weekend
Baltimore, MD
Information: 410-516-6928

 

29 April - 3 May 2015
JHU Press Exhibit -
American Association for History of Medicine
New Haven, CT
Information: American Association for History of Medicine Annual Meeting

 

Lincoln_Vol230 April 2015, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Symposium & Lecture -
Michael Burlingame
Abraham Lincoln: A Life
"Mourning Father Abraham: Lincoln’s Assassination and the Public’s Response"
University of Illinois Springfield
Brookens Auditorium
Springfield, IL

Michael Burlingame, author of the acclaimed two-volume Abraham Lincoln: A Life, will be a featured speaker at the Lincoln Symposium at the University of Illinois Springfield marking the 150th anniversary of the the death of the 16th president.

Information: Lecture are free and open to the public. UIS will host a live webcast of the symposium.



5 May 2015, 12:30 p.m.
Johns Hopkins Club Lunch & Lecture

TBA
Johns Hopkins Club, Homewood campus
Baltimore, MD
Admission: $20; Club members contact the Club to register; non-members contact Jack Holmes at 410-516-6928 to attend as guests of the Press.



Neighborhood Birds5 May 2015, 9:00 am - Noon
Walking Tour & Book Talk -
Leslie Day
Field Guide to the Neighborhood Birds
of New York City

92nd Street Y
New York, NY

Information: 92nd St Y Website

 

 



27-30 May 2015
JHU Press Exhibit -
Latin American Studies Association
San Juan, PR



2 June 2015, 12:30 pm
Johns Hopkins Club Lunch & Lecture

TBA
Johns Hopkins Club, Homewood campus
Baltimore, MD
Admission: $20; Club members contact the Club to register; non-members contact Jack Holmes at 410-516-6928 to attend as guests of the Press.



When Your Spouse12 June 2015
Book Talk
- Sara Palmer
When Your Spouse Has a Stroke : Caring for Your Partner, Yourself, and Your Relationship
Stroke Survivors Congress

Information: TBA

 

 

 

18-20 June 2015
Annual Meeting - Association of American University Presses

Denver, CO



25-30 June 2015
Project MUSE Exhibit -
American Library Association
San Francisco, CA