Book Tour

Book Talks for We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled: Voices from Syria

 

September 19, 5:00

Smith College

Seelye Hall 106

Northampton, MA

 

 

September 20, 4:00

Harvard University

JFK School of Government, Belfer Center

Taubman Building, Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor

Cambridge, MA

 

 

September 22, 12:00

M.I.T.

Millikan Room, E53-482

77 Mass. Ave,

Cambridge, MA

RSVP required: ksearle@mit.edu

 

 

September 26, 6:30

Busboys and Poets

** In conversation with Shiyam Galyon **

14th & V

Washington, DC

 

 

September 27, 4:30

American University

Mary Graydon Ctr, #5

4400 Mass Ave, NW

Washington, DC

 

 

September 28, 5:30

The George Washington University

** In conversation with Omar Dahi, Jeffrey Isaac, Jillian Schwedler, Lisa Wedeen, and Marc Lynch **

1957 E St NW, #505

Washington, DC

 

 

October 1, 1:00-1:45

Chicago Book Expo

** In conversation with Lina Sergie Attar and Danny Postel **

Columbia College

1104 South Wabash

Chicago, IL

 

 

October 2, 12:00-1:30

Northwestern University – MENA Mondays

Kresge Hall 1-515

1880 Campus Drive

Evanston, IL

 

 

October 2, 6:00-7:15

Evanston Public Library

1703 Orrington Ave

Evanston, IL

 

 

October 5, 2017, 6:30-8:30

Western Illinois University

Heritage Room, University Union

Macomb, IL

 

 

October 15, 1:00-3:00

Guild Literary Complex & Chicago City of Refuge

** In conversation with Lucina Kathmann **

Loyola University

Piper Hall, 970 W. Sheridan Rd

Chicago, IL

 

 

October 23, 12:00

Columbia University

Institute of War & Peace Studies

420 W. 118th St., #1302

New York, NY


 

October 24, 5:00

New York University

Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies

255 Sullivan Street

New York, NY

 

 

October 25, 4:30

Princeton University

Robertson Hall Room 016

20 Prospect Avenue

Princeton, NJ

 

 

October 26, 6:00-8:00

Rutgers University

15 Seminary Place, Room AB 1100

New Brunswick, NJ

 

 

October 27, 7:00

Bluestockings

** With Molly Crabapple **

172 Allen Street

New York, NY

 

 

November 2, 4:00

Tulane University

Rogers Memorial Chapel

New Orleans, LA

 

 

November 7, 6:00 reception, 6:30 talk

American Islamic College

640 W. Irving Park Rd.

Chicago IL

 

 

November 13, 5:30 registration, 6:00 program followed by reception

Philadelphia World Affairs Council

** In conversation with Craig Snyder **

Penn Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology

 3260 South Street

Philadelphia, PA

 

 

November 15, 7:00

Midtown Scholar Bookstore

1302 North Third St

Harrisburg, PA

 

 

November 16, 12:30

Temple University

 821 – Women’s Studies Lounge, Anderson Hall

1835 N. 12th St, Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

 

 

November 17, 7:30

Head House Books

619 South 2nd St

Philadelphia, PA

 

 

January 24, 2018, 5:00-7:00 pm

Texas A & M University

Orientation Theater, Presidential Library

Bush School of Government and Public Service

1000 George Bush Drive West

College Station, TX

 

 

January 25, 2018, 3:00-5:00 pm

University of Texas – Austin

Student Activity Center, Blackbox Theater 2.304

2201 Speedway

Austin, TX

 

 

January 25, 2018, 6:30

Austin Public Library

** Mayor’s Book Club event with Osama Alomar **

710 W. Cesar Chavez

Austin, TX

 

 

February 7, 2018, noon-1:30 pm

Stanford University

Reuben Hills Conference Room

2nd Floor East Wing E207

Encina Hall

616 Serra Street

Stanford, CA

 

 

February 8, 2018, 5:30-7:00

University of California – Berkeley

340 Stephens Hall

Berkeley, CA

 

 

February 9, 2018, noon-1:15 pm

The Commonwealth Club

110 The Embarcadero

Toni Rembe Rock Auditorium

San Francisco, CA

 

 

February 9, 2018, 7:00-9:00 pm

Alley Cat Books

3036 24th Street

San Francisco, CA

 

 

February 22, 2018, 7:00-9:00 pm

The New School for Social Research

Klein Conference Room (Room 510)

Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall

66 West 12th

New York City, NY

 

 

February 23, 2018, 7:00-9:00 pm

Writing Syria: Alia Malek and Wendy Pearlman in conversation

** Moderated by Rawya Rageh **

Co-sponsored by Muftah, Syria Deeply, Guernica Magazine, & Network of Arab-American Professionals (NAAP)

Judson Memorial Church

55 Washington Square South

New York City, NY

 

 

March 7, 2018, 6:30 pm

Indigo Bridge Books & Cafe

701 P St, Suite 102

Lincoln, NE

 

 

March 8, 2018

University of Nebraska-Omaha

UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center

6400 South, University Drive Road North

Omaha, NE


 

March 14, 2018, 17:30 pm

Payot Bookstore

Rue de la Confédération 7

Geneva, Switzerland

 

 

March 15, 2018, 20:30

International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights

Espace Pitoëff – Grande salle

Maison Communale de Plainpalais

Café Babel Rue de Carouge 52 – 1205

Geneva, Switzerland

 

 

March 17, 2018

Orell Füssli Bookstore

Zurich, Switzerland

 

 

March 19, 2018, 12:30-14:00

University of Edinburgh

7 Bristo Square, Lecture Theatre 1

Edinburgh EH8 9AL

Scotland

United Kingdom

 

 

March 20, 2018, 19:00 – 20:00

Waterstones

** Sponsored by the Glasgow Refugee, Asylum, and Migration Network**

153-157 Sauchiehall Street

Glasgow, Scotland

United Kingdom

 

 

March 21, 2018, 18:00-19:30

London School of Economics Middle East Centre

** With Malu Halasa and Rahaf Aldoughli **

Wolfson Theatre, Lower Ground Floor

New Academic Building

54 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

London, WC2A 3LJ

United Kingdom

 

 

March 22, 2018, 17:00-19:00

SOAS

Seminar Room, MBI Al Jaber Building

21 Russell Square

London, WC1H 0XG

United Kingdom

 

 

March 23, 2018. 15:30-17:30

University of Cambridge

** With Rania Abouzeid and The Rt Revd & the Rt Hon Lord Dr. Rowan Williams **

Jesus College, Frankopan Hall

Cambridge

United Kingdom

 

 

April 11, 2018, 2:45-3:30 pm

SUNY-Geneseo

Geneseo, NY

 

 

April 16, 2018, 5:30-7:30 pm

Benedictine University

Goodwin Hall 321

5700 College Road

Lisle, IL

 

 

April 29, 2018, 2:00-300 pm

Art Institute of Chicago

Panel Discussion: Living Histories from Syria, Lebanon, and the Middle East

Fullerton Hall

111 S Michigan Ave

Chicago, IL

 

 

May 9, 2018, 6:00-7:00 pm

Seminary Co-op

** With Chris Blattman**

5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

Chicago, IL

 

 

May 24, 2018, 10:00-12:00

DePaul University

Panel at the conference “Middle East Crises Beyond the Headlines”

Student Center Room 314B

2250 N. Sheffield Ave

Chicago, IL 60614

 

 

May 26, 2018, 3:00-5:00 pm

Loyola University Museum of Art

With the exhibit, “Gregory Beals: They Arrived Last Night,” photographs of the refugee experience

820 N. Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL

 

 

June 9:

Printers Row Lit Fest

Time and location to be determined, see https://printersrowlitfest.org/

Chicago, IL