Current and Upcoming Events

may

13may7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: The Strange Genius of Mr. O: The World of the United States’ First Forgotten Celebrity (Book Talk)

20may7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Cry of Murder on Broadway and Bringing Down the Colonel: A Conversation with Julie Miller and Patricia Miller

27may7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Liberty and Insanity in the Age of the American Revolution (Book Talk)

june

03jun7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Creative Confluence in a Peak Poetry World

10jun7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Occupied America: British Military Rule and the Everyday Experience of Revolution (Book Talk)

24jun7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Merchants of Medicines: The Commerce and Coercion of Health in Britain's Long Eighteenth Century (Book Talk)

july

15jul7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Beyond the Boundaries of Childhood: African American Children in the Antebellum North (Book Talk)

22jul7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Biddle, Jackson, and a Nation in Turmoil (Book Talk)

29jul7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Liberty Displaying the Arts and Sciences: Abolition and Empire in the Post-Revolution Atlantic World

august

12aug7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Covered with Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America (Book Talk)

september

09sep7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Bank Notes and Shinplasters: The Rage for Paper Money in the Early Republic (Book Talk)

16sep7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: American Freethinker: Elihu Palmer and the Struggle for Religious Freedom in the New Nation (Book Talk)

23sep7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: The First Reconstruction: Black Politics in America, From the Revolution to the Civil War (Book Talk)

30sep7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: To Her Credit: Women, Finance, and the Law in Eighteenth-Century New England Cities (Book Talk)

october

28oct7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Selling Antislavery: Abolition and Mass Media in Antebellum America (Book Talk)

november

04nov7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: The Lost Tradition of Economic Equality in America, 1600-1870 (Book Talk)

11nov7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Harnessing Harmony: Music, Power, and Politics in the United States, 1788-1865 (Book Talk)

december

02dec7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Navigating Neutrality: Early American Governance in the Turbulent Atlantic (Book Talk)

09dec7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: Historians’ Methods and Philadelphia’s Nativist Riots

16dec7:00 pm8:00 pmFireside Chat: The Origins of an Archive: Enslavers and the Geopolitics of Knowledge Production in an Age of Abolition