|Articles, Forthcoming Media, History, Live Events, Passing, United States on 2014-06-29 20:01Z by Steven|
Morristown Festival of Books: Where Readers & Authors Meet
Morristown, New Jersey
We are pleased to present our Friday night Keynote speaker and 21 authors appearing at the all-day Saturday Festival!
They will be sharing their perspectives on writing, on their book topics, answering audience questions, and signing copies of their recent releases. Choose some great summer reading and have fun trying to decide which authors you want to meet in the fall. The schedule and venues will be published early in September. Continue to check the website for updates and news throughout the summer…
…Coming in September, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life is the intriguing topic examined by Morristown High School graduate Allyson Hobbs, an Assistant Professor in the History Department at Stanford University. In the margins of historical accounts and the dusty corners of family archives, she uncovers stories long hidden. A magna cum laude graduate of Harvard, and awarded a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, Hobbs has appeared on C-Span and National Public Radio…
Read the entire announcement here.