Author Appearances

Martha Hodes

54th annual Throckmorton Lecture

Monday, February 27, 2017

Lewis and Clark College, Department of History

Lecture and book-signing

 

PREVIOUS AUTHOR APPEARANCES:

 

VIEW: PBS Newshour: “How America Moved On in the Days After the Civil War”

April 15, 2015

With James McPherson and Isabelle Wilkerson

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LISTEN: Diane Rehm Show

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

WAMU Washington, D.C. and NPR

Radio interview, nationally syndicated

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LISTEN: Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

WHYY Philadelphia and NPR

Radio interview, nationally syndicated

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VIEW: PBS Book View Now

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Live interview the Miami Book Fair

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LISTEN: On Second Thought with Celeste Headlee

April 13, 2015

Georgia Public Radio

Discussion including historians Vernon Burton and William Cooper

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LISTEN: Kathleen Dunn Show

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Wisconsin Public Radio

Live radio interview

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LISTEN: Word of Mouth

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

New Hampshire Public Radio

Radio interview

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LISTEN: Backstory with the American History Guys

April 10, 2015

Public radio syndication

Radio interview with Ed Ayers

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LISTEN: Midday with Dan Rodricks

Monday, April 13, 2015, 1pm

WYPR Baltimore

Public affairs program, with Adam Goodheart

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LISTEN: Interview with News Director Sean Crawford

Monday, April 27, 2015

Illinois Public Radiio and NPR

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LISTEN: Dr. Alvin Jones

April 25, 2015

Paradise Radio Network

Radio interview

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LISTEN: Perspectives with Louie Saenz

Monday, Aug. 10, 2015

KTEP El Paso and NPR

Radio interview

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LISTEN: Dr. Syntax: Scattered Observations on Books and Publishing

August 16, 2015

Podcast interview with publishing expert Peter Ginna

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COMPLETED: Hackley School

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

Tarrytown, NY

Lecture with Q&A

 

COMPLETED: White Plains Historical Society

Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, 7:30 pm

Civil War Speaker Series/Sons of Union Veterans, Purdy House, 60 Park Ave., White Plains, NY

Book talk and signing

 

COMPLETED: Brooklyn Historical Society

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:30pm

128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY

Book talk and signing

 

COMPLETED: Swarthmore Public Library

Wednesday, March, 18, 2015, 7pm

121 Park Ave., Swarthmore PA

Book talk and signing

 

COMPLETED: Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 1:45pm

Fords Theatre, Washington DC

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute and Ford’s Theatre Society

 

COMPLETED: Washington History Seminar

Monday, March 23, 2015, 4pm

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC

Lecture and book-signing

 

COMPLETED: “Adams, Hindemith, Whitman, and American Memory”: On tragedy, resiliency, and collective memory from Lincoln to 9/11

Monday, March 30, 2015, 7:30pm

New School University Center, 65 Fifth Avenue, Lower Level Room L105

Sponsored by Mannes School of Music, New School for Music, New York Choral Society

 

COMPLETED: Massachusetts Historical Society

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 5:30pm

1154 Boylston St., Boston, MA

Book talk and signing

 

COMPLETED: St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site

Saturday, April 11, 2015, 2pm

Mt. Vernon, NY

11th Annual Aronson Memorial Lecture

 

COMPLETED: C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience

Monday, April 13, 2015, 5:30pm

Washington College, Chestertown, MD

Conversation with Adam Goodheart, discussion, and book-signing

 

COMPLETED: POTUS Politics

Monday, April 13, 2015, 12:15pm

SiriusXM Satelllite Radio

 

COMPLETED: Lincoln Tribute, Ford’s Theatre, “Remembering the Lincoln Assasination”

Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 12:30pm

Ford’s Theatre, 511 Tenth St., NW, Washington, DC

Panel discussion, “Mourning Our Lost Leaders”

 

COMPLETED: Vetenskapsradion Historia

April 16, 2015

Sverige Radio (Swedish public radio)

Radio interview

 

COMPLETED: New York Institute for the Humanities

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, 6pm

New York University

 

COMPLETED: Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University

Monday, April 27, 2015, 4:15pm

Sheerr Room, Fay House, 10 Garden St., Cambridge, MA

Public lecture

 

COMPLETED: “Mourning Father Abraham: Lincoln’s Assassination and the Public’s Response”

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 7pm

Brookens Auditorium, Center for State Policy and Leadership, University of Illinois, Springfield, IL

Symposium presented in cooperation with the 2015 Lincoln Funeral Coalition

 

COMPLETED: Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center

July 4, 2015

Gettysburg, PA

Sesquicentennial Sacred Trust: book talk

 

COMPLETED: Word for Word: Bryant Park Reading Room Summer Series

Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 7pm

New York Public Library, 40th-42nd Sts/5th-6th Aves., New York, NY

Book talk and signing

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COMPLETED: Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshop

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Ford’s Theatre, Washington, DC

Ford’s Theatre Education, summer teacher workshop (not open to the public)

 

COMPLETED: In conversation with Professor Eric Foner

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 6pm

Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Ave., New York, NY

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COMPLETED: Gotham Center for New York City History

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, 6:30pm

365 Fifth Ave., Room 6103, New York, NY

Book talk and signing

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COMPLETED: Fall for the Book Literary Festival

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, 11am

George Mason University, Fairfax, Va.

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COMPLETED: Gregory Distinguished Visiting Lecture

Thursday, October 15, 2015, 4pm

Chapel, North Campus, University of Georgia-Athens

 

COMPLETED: Hunter College High School Alumni Association

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, 6pm

For Hunter alumni

Book talk and signing

 

COMPLETED: Public School 363, The Neighborhood School

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

New York, NY

Talking about Lincoln with 4th- and 5th-graders

 

COMPLETED: Twentieth Annual Lincoln Forum Symposium

Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 11:30am and 2pm

Gettysburg, Pa. (for registered participants)

Panel, “Why Was Lincoln Murdered?” (11:30am) and Break-Out Session With Historians (2pm)

 

COMPLETED: Miami Book Fair: An Evening with the National Book Awards Winners, Finalists, and Longlisted Authors

Friday, November 20, 2015, 6pm

Chapman Conference Center, Miami Dade College

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COMPLETED: Miami Book Fair: Civil War Stories--Nonfiction

Saturday, November 21, 2015, 3:30pm

Freedom Tower, Miami Dade College

Book talk and signing

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COMPLETED: Union League Club Annual Holiday Book Fair

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Union League Club, New York City

Book signing for Union League Club members and their guests

 

COMPLETED: Robert E. Lee Civil War Roundtable, Woodbridge, NJ

Monday, Feb. 1, 2016

Woodbridge Public Library

Book talk and signing

 

COMPLETED: National Archives and Lincoln Group of Washington, D.C.

Thursday, February 18, 2016, 7pm

William G. McGowan Theater, National Archives, Washington, D.C.

Panel discussion: “Why Lincoln Still Matters,” with book signing

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COMPLETED: American Philosophical Society

Thursday, February 25, 2016, 6pm

105 South Fifth St., Philadelphia

Book talk and signing

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COMPLETED: Scarsdale Public Library

Monday, March 7, 2016, 7pm

54 Olmstead Road

Book talk and signing

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COMPLETED: Civil War Talk Radio

Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 4pm Pacific Time, 7pm Eastern Time

VoiceAmerica

Live interview with Gerald Prokopowicz

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COMPLETED: Columbia Society of Fellows

Thursday, March 31, 2016, 12:15pm

Columbia University

Lecture: “Mourning for Lincoln: Altered States, Transformed Nation”

 

COMPLETED: Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Sunday, April 19, 2015, 3pm

Wallis Annenberg Hall, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Panel and book signing: “Lincoln’s Legacy: Insights 150 Years After the Assassination”

 

COMPLETED: Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History

June 7, 2016

History Scholar Award Program, New York University

Lecture and discussion

 

COMPLETED: Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshop

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Ford’s Theatre, Washington, DC

Ford’s Theatre Education, summer teacher workshop (not open to the public)

 

COMPLETED: John F. Kennedy Institute of North American History

Monday, July 11, 2016, 6pm

Free University, Berlin

Lecture

 

COMPLETED: Senator Rush D. Holt Lecture

Thursday, September 29, 2016

West Virginia University

Lecture and book-signing

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COMPLETED: Civil War Roundtable of New York City

October 5, 2016

3 West Club, New York City

open to members

 

COMPLETED: W. Bruce Lincoln Memorial Lecture

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Northern Illinois University

Lecture and book-signing

 

COMPLETED: 55th annual Robert Fortenbaugh Memorial Lecture

Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016

Civil War Institute, Gettysburg College

Lecture and book-signing

 

“Ask the Lawyer” with Mike Connors

air date TBA

Radio interview AM970 and AM570

Saturday evenings, 6-7pm

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