Here's the link to another story from our recent family trip to Italy, in The Jewish Daily Forward:
The Boston Globe published our collaborative story about our Italy trip on Sunday, March 29, 2015. Text by Clara and me, and photography by Philip!
Thanks to the women of the Georgetown book club for having me at their summer meeting to discuss Marmee & Louisa and My Heart Is Boundless. It was a great crowd, very knowledgeable about the Alcotts and Mays.
Here's the link to an interview I did in Dallas last winter about Marmee & Louisa --
For Women’s History Month, the Providence Journal explored the relevance today of Anne Hutchinson, “founding mother, feminist, religious zealot, she-devil.”
To read the story, by Bill Van Siclen, click on the link:
The Pequot Library of Southport CT hosted a Marmee & Louisa talk as the book came out in paperback, joining its companion, My Heart Is Boundless, a paperback original.
Other bloggers have been doing interviews on the two Alcott books. View Q&As at:
In Portsmouth, RI, which celebrates the 375th anniversary of its founding by Anne Hutchinson this year, I was honored to give the Kearney Lecture — “Anne Hutchinson: Founding Mother or American Jezebel?” — at the Portsmouth Abbey School on October 25. To my left in the photo is Father Damian Kearney, who created the Kearney Lecture series in honor of his late brother, Gerald Kearney.
To learn about about the “women in history” panel at the Boston Book Festival this Saturday, Oct. 19, with Megan Marshall and Carla Kaplan, click on the link:
Stella Gould’s interview about Marmee & Louisa, filmed at Orchard House in Concord, can be viewed at:
This Sunday, July 21, at 1pm, there will be a celebration of the 375th anniversary of the founding, by Anne Hutchinson, of Portsmouth, RI.
There will be a Tent Picnic and Community Fest at Founder’s Brook Park, Portsmouth RI, with live music, an interactive outdoor exhibit, and guest speakers on the life and times circa 1638 of Portsmouth’s celebrated Anne Hutchinson. Admission is free.
More info: 401-846-8439
www.portsmouthri375.com or annehutchinson.org
Sponsored by the Friends of Anne Hutchinson
Eve LaPlante is the author, most recently, of the biography Marmee & Louisa and the editor of My Heart Is Boundless.