☞ On April 21, 2018, 10:30am: At the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, USC Campus, I’ll be participating in a panel discussion on American Cultural Icons.
☞ On April 28, 2018, 6pm: I’ll be delivering the keynote address at the New Mexico Press Women Association Conference awards banquet, The Lodge, Santa Fe.
☞ On July 5, 2018, 3:30pm: I’ll be speaking as part of the summer series at the Chautauqua Literary & Scientific Circle, Hall of Philosophy, Chautauqua, New York.
☞ On July 9, 4pm & July 10, 11am: I’ll be speaking as part of the Summer Lecture Series at The Mount, Lenox, Massachusetts.
☞ On September 3, 2018, 2pm: I’ll be giving a book talk at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, Figge Auditorium, West Branch, Iowa.
☞ On September 8, 2018: I’ll be appearing at the Kansas Book Festival, Topeka, Kansas
☞ On September 15, 2018 1pm: I’ll be speaking at the Loma Colorado Main Library, Rio Rancho, New Mexico.
☞ On September 21-23, 2018: I’ll be a presenter at the South Dakota Festival of Books, Brookings, South Dakota.
☞ On October 13, 2018: I’ll be giving the Center for Missouri Studies Fall Lecture at the State Historical Society of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri.
☞ On October 18-23, 2018: I’ll be speaking at the Chippewa Valley Book Festival, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
☞ On November 3, 2018: I’ll be appearing at the Albuquerque Museum Author Festival, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
☞ On November 5, 2018: I’ll be delivering a lecture at the Center for Lands and Peoples, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana.
☞ On February 22, 2018, 6pm: Peoria Public Library, Peoria Illinois
☞ On March 14, 2018, 6:30pm: National Book Critics Circle Award Reading & Ceremony
☞ On November 28, 2017, at 7pm, Left Bank Books, 399 North Euclid Ave., St. Louis, Missouri, for a talk & reading from my new biography, Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder.
☞ On November 29, at 7pm, Magers & Quinn, talk and book signing, 3038 Hennepin Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN.
☞ On November 30, at 6:00pm, Collected Works, 202 Galisteo Street, Santa Fe, NM.
☞ On December 4, at 7pm, the legendary Prairie Lights Bookstore, 15 South Dubuque Street, Iowa City, IA, for a talk and reading from Prairie Fires.
☞ On December 5, at 7pm, Kansas City’s Rainy Day Books, a Prairie Fires talk and book-signing at Mid-Continent Public Library, 8900 NE Flintlock Road, Kansas City, Missouri.
☞ On December 6, 2017, at 5:30pm, as part of a celebration of Laura Ingalls Wilder, a talk about Prairie Fires at the American Writers Museum, 180 N. Michigan Avenue, Second Floor, Chicago, IL 60601.
Also of note: Laura Ingalls Wilder: From Prairie to Page, an exhibit honoring Wilder's 150th birthday, displaying manuscripts and memorabilia in the American Writers Museum's Roberta Rubin Writer’s Room, opening November 18, 2017 through February 1, 2018.