Upcoming UNC Press Author Events

Andrea Geiger
Converging Empires
September 22, 2022 | 11:00am PDT
David Lam Centre (Virtual)

Psyche A. Williams-Forson
Eating While Black
September 22, 2022 | 7:00pm ET
Red Emma’s (Baltimore, MD; in-person)

Ricardo A. Herrera
Feeding Washington’s Army
September 24, 2022 | 1:30pm-2:00pm ET
Eighteenth Annual Seminar on the American Revolution (Ticonderoga, NY; hybrid)

Marcie Cohen Ferris
Edible North Carolina
September 24, 2022 | 3:00pm ET
Bookmarks 17th Annual Festival of Books & Authors (Winston-Salem, NC, with Sandra Guttierez; in-person)

Marcie Cohen Ferris
Edible North Carolina
September 25, 2022 | 2:00pm ET
The Country Bookshop (Southern Pines, NC; in-person)

Barbara J. Sullivan
Climate Change Gardening for the South
September 27, 2022 | 5:30pm ET
Flyleaf Books
(Chapel Hill, NC; in-person)

Barbara J. Sullivan
Climate Change Gardening for the South
September 28, 2022 | 12:00pm ET
North Carolina Botanical Garden
(Chapel Hill, NC; in-person)

Barbara J. Sullivan and Danesha Seth Carley
Climate Change Gardening for the South & Pollinator Gardening for the South: Creating Sustainable Habitats
September 29, 2022 | 7:00pm ET
Quail Ridge Books (Raleigh, NC; in-person)

Maria Cristina Garcia
State of Disaster
September 29, 2022 | 4:30pm ET
Olin Library (Ithaca, NY; in-person)

Glenda Gilmore
Romare Bearden in the Homeland of His Imagination
October 12, 2022 | 6:00pm ET
Nasher Museum of Art (Durham, NC, with Richard J. Powell; in-person)

Glenda Gilmore
Romare Bearden in the Homeland of His Imagination
October 13, 2022 | 6:00pm ET
Greensboro History Museum (Greensboro, NC; in-person)

Mahnaz Afkhami
The Other Side of Silence: A Memoir of Exile, Iran, and the Global Women’s Movement
October 16, 2022 | 3:00pm ET
Politics and Prose Bookstore
(Washington, D.C.; in-person)

P. Gabrielle Foreman, Jim Casey, Sarah Lynn Patterson
The Colored Conventions Movement
October 18 & 19, 2022 | 11:00am ET
Penn State (Virtual)

Dan Royles
To Make the Wounded Whole
October 19, 2022 | 6:30pm ET
Stonewall National Museum & Archives (Virtual)

Elizabeth Leonard
Benjamin Franklin Butler
October 19, 2022 | Time TBA
Kennebec Historical Society (Augusta, ME; in-person)

Elizabeth Leonard
Benjamin Franklin Butler
October 20, 2022 | Time TBA
Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, MA; Hybird)

Glenda Gilmore
Romare Bearden in the Homeland of His Imagination
October 19, 2022 | 6:00pm ET
Mint Museum Uptown with Charlotte Lit (Charlotte, NC; in-person)

Glenda Gilmore
Romare Bearden in the Homeland of His Imagination
October 20, 2022 | 7:00pm ET
Park Road Books (Charlotte, NC; in-person)


Barbara J. Sullivan
Climate Change Gardening for the South
October 21, 2022 | 6:00pm ET
Malaprop’s Bookstore/North Carolina Arboretum (Asheville, NC; virtual)

Blake Hill-Saya
Aaron McDuffie Moore
October 23, 2022 | 3:00pm ET
Durham Colored Library (Durham, NC; in-person)

Francesca Morgan
A Nation of Descendants
October 25, 2022 | Time TBD
Filson Historical Society (Louisville, KY; in-person)

Marcie Cohen Ferris
Edible North Carolina
October 26, 2022 | 6:00pm ET
East Fork Pottery (Asheville, NC; in-person, with KC Hysmith)

Christopher Willoughby
Masters of Health
November 9, 2022 | 12:00PM ET
Harvard Medical School (Virtual)

Ricardo A. Herrera
Feeding Washington’s Army
November 9, 2022 | 7:00PM ET
George Washington’s Mount VernonFord Evening Book Talk (Mount Vernon, VA; in-person)

Liza Roberts
Art of the State
November 9, 2022 | time TK
The Umstead Hotel and Spa (Cary, NC; in-person)

Marcie Cohen Ferris
Edible North Carolina
November 12, 2022 | 2:00pm ET
Park Road Books (Charlotte, NC, with Tom Hanchett and Kathleen Purvis; in-person)


Liza Roberts
Art of the State
November 16, 2022 | time TK
Quail Ridge Books (Raleigh, NC; in-person)

James C. Cobb
C. Vann Woodward
November 16. 2022 | 5:30pm CT
Square Books (Oxford, MS; in-person)

Adam Lucas, Steve Kirschner, Matt Bowers
Together: The Amazing Story of Carolina Basketball’s 2021–2022 Season
November 16, 2022 | 7:00PM ET
Flyleaf Books (Chapel Hill, NC; in-person)

Elizabeth Leonard
Benjamin Franklin Butler
November 17-18, 2022 | Time TBA
Lincoln Forum Symposium (Gettysburg, PA; in-person)


Liza Roberts
Art of the State
November 18, 2022 | 5:30pm ET
Flyleaf Books (Chapel Hill, NC; in-person)

Christopher Willoughby
Masters of Health
November 21, 2022 | 12:15PM PDT
UC San Diego (San Diego, CA; in-person & virtual)

Christopher Willoughby
Masters of Health
November 30, 2022 | 5:00pm ET
Yale School of Medicine (New Haven, CT; in-person)

Marcie Cohen Ferris
Edible North Carolina
December 7, 2022 | 6:30pm ET
Epilogue Books (Chapel Hill, NC; in-person)

Marcie Cohen Ferris
Edible North Carolina
December 15th, 2022 | 7:30pm ET
Carol Woods Speakers Program (Chapel Hill, NC; in-person)


Wendell Nii Laryea Adjetey
Cross-Border Cosmopolitans
January 19, 2023
Politics & Prose (Washington, D.C.; in-person)


Liza Roberts
Art of the State
January 28, 2023 | 1:00pm ET
Cameron Art Museum (Wilmington, NC; in-person)