Dec

8

2019

Book Talk: Five Sparks Arts Collaborative

Harvard, MA

More stories from Yale Needs Women! Join Anne as she shares new stories about the first women undergraduates at Yale, who arrived in 1969 –just 50 years ago. Book signing and reception to follow. See event details here.

4:00 p.m. Fivesparks, 7 Fairbank St., Harvard, MA

Jan

7

2020

Book Talk: Ivy League Club of Sarasota

Sarasota, FL--Private event

In 1969, Yale and Princeton both admitted their first women undergraduates. Brown, Dartmouth, Penn, Harvard, & Columbia soon followed. Cornell had been coed all along. Come for lunch and a lively discussion about this pivotal moment in Ivy League History.

Noon. The Field Club, 1400 Field Road, Sarasota, FL

Jan

21

2020

Book Talk: Yale Club of the Suncoast

Sarasota, FL--Private event

In September 1969, the first women students arrived at Yale College, which had been all male for the previous 268 years. What happened next? Come for lunch and to learn about this tumultuous period in Yale’s history, with Q&A to follow.

Noon. Sarasota Yacht Club 1100 John Ringling Blvd, Sarasota, FL

 

Mar

28

2020

Book Talk: Falmouth Museums on the Green

Falmouth, MA

Join Anne for a book talk about the experiences and activism of Yale’s first women undergraduates, and the echoes of 1969 still visible today. Q&A to follow.

2:00 p.m. Falmouth Museums on the Green, 66 Palmer Ave, Falmouth, MA

Mar

31

2020

Book Talk: New Haven Museum and Historical Society

New Haven, CT

What was it like to be one of the first women students at Yale College? How did Yale change once those women got there? Explore with Anne this moment in our nation’s history when Yale and its peers went coed. Q&A and book signing to follow.

5:30 p.m. New Haven Museum, 114 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT

Apr

25

2020

Featured Author: Newburyport Literary Festival

Newburyport, MA

The 15th annual Newburyport Literary Festival takes place in April 2020, and Anne is delighted to be one of the featured authors at this year’s event! Find out more about the festival here.

Apr

29

2020

Book Talk: Waltham Public Library

Waltham, MA

Join Anne for a book talk and some lively conversation at the Waltham Public Library.  Q&A and book signing to follow.

7:00 p.m. Waltham Public Library, 735 Main Street, Waltham, MA

Jun

24

2019

Author Panel: American Library Association Annual Conference

Washington, DC

This event is not open to the public.

Sep

5

2019

Book Talk with One of Yale’s First Women Undergrads: The Bookworm

Edwards, CO

Join Anne for a lively discussion with local resident Sandy Ferguson Fuller, one of the first women undergraduates at Yale, and two other local Yalies from this era: Kent Petrie and Sally Austen. See event details here.

6:00 p.m. The Bookworm, 295 Main Street, Edwards, CO

Sep

6

2019

Book Talk: Tattered Cover Bookstore

Denver, CO

Join Anne for a book talk and some lively conversation at Denver’s famous Tattered Cover Bookstore. See event details here.

7:00 p.m. Tattered Cover Bookstore, 1628 16th Street, Denver, CO

Sep

9

2019

Book Talk with One of Yale’s First Women Undergrads: Cheshire Public Library

Cheshire, CT

Join Anne for a lively discussion with one of Yale’s first women undergraduates: Connie Royster. Connie is one of the five female students whose stories are at the center of Yale Needs Women. See event details here.

6:30 p.m. Cheshire Public Library, 104 Main Street, Cheshire, CT

Sep

10

2019

Book Talk: Wilton Public Library

Wilton, CT

Join Anne for a book talk followed by a Q&A session at the wonderful public library of Wilton, Connecticut. Registration highly recommended. Register here. (Scroll down page to Sep 10.)

7:00 p.m. Wilton Public Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton, CT

Sep

11

2019

Book Talk with One of Yale’s First Women Undergrads: Bank Square Books

Mystic, CT

Join Anne for a lively discussion with one of the first women undergraduates at Yale, Deb Tedford. See details here.

6:30 p.m. Bank Square Books, 53 W. Main Street, Mystic, CT

Sep

13

2019

Book Talk with One of Yale’s First Women Undergrads: Harvard Coop Bookstore

Cambridge, MA

Harvard needs women too! Join Anne and Betsy Hartmann, one of Yale’s first women undergraduates, for a book talk and some lively conversation at the Harvard Coop Bookstore, followed by a book signing. Find out more information here.

7:00 p.m. Harvard Coop Bookstore, 1400 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA

Sep

17

2019

Book Talk: The Country Bookshop

Southern Pines, NC

Join Anne for a book talk followed by a Q&A session at the Country Bookshop in Southern Pines, North Carolina. See event details here.

5:00 p.m. The Country Bookshop, 140 NW Broad St., Southern Pines, NC

Sep

21

2019

Book Talk with One of Yale’s First Women Undergrads: Yale Bookstore

New Haven, CT

Join Anne for a lively discussion with one of Yale’s first women undergraduates, Elizabeth Spahn. Elizabeth is one of the five women students whose stories are at the center of Yale Needs Women.

Register to attend here.

12:30 p.m. The Yale Bookstore, 77 Broadway, New Haven, CT

Sep

22

2019

Book Talk: St. Thomas More Speaker Series

New Haven, CT

Dinner and book talk followed by a Q&A session and book signing. Sure to be a lot of thoughtful conversation.

6:00 p.m. St. Thomas More, 268 Park Street, New Haven, CT

Oct

3

2019

Panelist: Library Journal Day of Dialog

Cambridge, MA--Private Event

Anne will be one of four panelists discussing social issues at the first-ever Day of Dialog Cambridge, sponsored by the Library Journal at the Cambridge Public Library. Sorry, this event is only open to librarians.

Librarians can register for this event here.

Oct

8

2019

Book Talk: National Archives

Washington, DC

Join Anne for a book talk about the experiences and activism of Yale’s first women undergraduates, and the echoes of 1969 still visible today. See event details here.

Noon. National Archives, 701 Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC

Oct

10

2019

Book Talk with One of Yale’s First Women Undergrads: Kramer Books

Washington, DC

Join Anne for a lively discussion with Carolyn Grillo, who arrived at Yale as a freshman in 1970. Carolyn was a leader on the Human Sexuality Committee and worked in the Coeducation Office. See event details here.

6:30 p.m. Kramer Books, 1517 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC

Oct

17

2019

Featured Author: New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Fall Conference

Cherry Hill, NJ

Anne will be one of nine authors at the “Pick of the List” lunch. Sorry, this event is only open to New Atlantic Independent Booksellers and staff.

NAIBA bookstore members and staff can register for this event here.

Oct

22

2019

Book Talk: R. J. Julia Booksellers

Madison, CT

Join Anne for a book talk about the experiences and activism of Yale’s first women undergraduates, and the echoes of 1969 still visible today. Q&A to follow. See event details here.

7:00 p.m. R. J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Rd, Madison, CT

Oct

23

2019

Book Talk: Yale Club of New York City

New York, NY--Private event

Join Anne for wine and cheese at 6:30, followed by a book talk and some lively conversation at The Yale Club.

Sorry, this event is open only to Yale Club members and to the first women of Yale College.

Oct

24

2019

Book Talk: Harvard Public Library

Harvard, MA

Join Anne for a book talk about the experiences and activism of Yale’s first women undergraduates, and the echoes of 1969 still visible today. Q&A to follow. See event details here.

7:00 p.m. Harvard Public Library, 4 Pond Road, Harvard, MA

Oct

30

2019

Book Talk: Enoch Pratt Free Library “Writers Live!”

Baltimore, MD

Join Anne at the Church of the Redeemer in Baltimore for a book talk followed by a Q&A session and book signing. This event is jointly sponsored by the Pratt’s Writers Live! and the Redeemer’s Voices series. See event details here.

7:00 p.m. Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD

Oct

31

2019

Book Session: History of Education Society

Columbus, OH

A panel of historians–Eddie Cole, Margaret Nash, Linda Eisenmann, Linda Perkins, and John Thelin–will be discussing Yale Needs Women as part of the History of Education Society’s annual meeting.

Conference program here. To attend this session, register here.

4:30 p.m. Hyatt Regency, 350 North High St, Columbus, OH

Nov

4

2019

Book Talk: Joseph-Beth Booksellers

Cincinnati, OH

Join Anne for a book talk followed by a Q&A session and book signing at Joseph-Beth Booksellers in Rookwood Commons, Cincinnati, Ohio. See details here.

7:00 p.m. Joseph-Beth Booksellers, 2692 Madison Road, Cincinnati, OH

Nov

6

2019

Book Talk: Books and Company

Beavercreek, OH

Join Anne for a book talk followed by a Q&A session and book signing at Books and Company in Beavercreek, Ohio, just outside of Dayton. See details here.

7:00 p.m. Books & Company, The Greene, Greene Blvd, Beavercreek, OH

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