Future Events

To see a selection of previous events, see the SPEAKING page.

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In-Person Events

Jan. 26: HOLOCAUST CENTER OF PITTSBURGH
In partnership with Repair The World-Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh Jewish Studies
6:00 pm ET
East End Cooperative Ministries
6140 Station Street Entrance B
(located at 6175 Harvard St)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206
More Information & Registration Link

Jan. 29: UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST FELLOWSHIP OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA
In partnership with Colgay Pride
11:00 am ET
8827 Heiferhorn Way
Fortson, Georgia 31808
More Information & Registration

Jan. 30: ANDREW COLLEGE
7:00 pm ET
Pitts Library
501 College St
Cuthbert, Georgia 39840
More Information & Registration

Feb. 8: ROANOKE COLLEGE
6:00 pm ET
Logan Gallery – Bank Building
221 College Lane
Salem, Virginia 24153

Feb. 9: UNIVERSITY OF LYNCHBURG
Ida Wise East Memorial Lecture
7:30 pm ET
Memorial Ballroom
Hall Campus Center
Lynchburg, Virginia

March 9: LITTLE DISTRICT BOOKS
In conversation with trans activist Raffi Freedman-Gurspan
6:30 pm ET
737 8th St. SE
Washington, DC 20003
Registration Link

March 19: CONGREGATION OR AMI
In partnership with the Virginia Holocaust Museum and Diversity Richmond
2:00pm ET
9400 Huguenot Rd.
Richmond, Virginia 23235
More Information & Registration

April 4: UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA-BIRMINGHAM
Birmingham, Alabama
(More info & registration link forthcoming)

April 12: NOVELETTE BOOKSELLERS
8:00 pm CT
1101 Chapel Ave., Suite 108
Nashville, Tennessee 37206
(More info & registration link forthcoming)

April 13: LGBT+ COLLEGE CONFERENCE
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
(More info & registration link forthcoming)

Online Events

Jan. 19: THE OLGA LENGYEL INSTITUTE (TOLI) FOR HOLOCAUST STUDIES AND HUMAN RIGHTS
5:00 pm ET
Online via Zoom
Registration Link

Jan. 23: FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
The Pink Triangle: Gay Life during and after the Holocaust (Panel Discussion)
4:00 pm ET
Online via Zoom
Registration Link

Jan. 27: INVISIBLE HISTORIES PROJECT
International Holocaust Remembrance Day
7:00 pm ET
Online via Zoom
Registration Link

Feb. 2: CHARIS BOOKS & MORE
In Conversation with Leah Rauch
7:30 pm ET
Online via Crowdcast
More Information & Registration

Feb. 23: BRING UP HISTORY
1:00pm ET
Online via Microsoft Teams
More information & Registration

April 11: FORT HAYS STATE UNIVERSITY
7:00 pm ET
Online via Zoom
(More Information & Registration Forthcoming)

To inquire about hosting a book event with Jake Newsome, please email dr.jakenewsome@gmail.com.

2022 BOOK TOUR DATES

In-Person Events

Sept. 15: VALDOSTA STATE UNIVERSITY
6:00 PM ET
Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta, GA 31698
More Information & Registration

Sept. 22: MANHATTAN COLLEGE
7:00 PM ET
Holocaust, Genocide, & Interfaith
Education Center
Kelly Commons 5C
4513 Manhattan College Pkwy
Bronx, New York 10463
More Information

Oct. 1: DC CENTER FOR THE LGBT COMMUNITY
12:00 noon ET
2000 14th St NW #105
Washington, DC 20009
More Information & Registration

Oct. 13: COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON
7:00 PM ET
Zucker/Goldberg Center for
Holocaust Studies
Yaschik Jewish Studies Center
Arnold Hall (Room 100)
96 Wentworth Street
Charleston, SC 29424
More Information

Oct. 15: ITINERANT LITERATE BOOKS
4:00 PM ET
4824 Chateau Ave N
Charleston, SC 29405
More Information and Registration

Nov. 22: FABULOSA BOOKS
7:00 PM PT
489 Castro Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
More Information and Registration

Online Events

Oct. 2: Museum of Jewish Heritage
4:00 PM ET
Online via Zoom
More Information & Registration

Nov. 3: Out In National Security
6:00 pm ET
Online via Zoom
More Information & Registration

Nov. 16: Shoah Committee, Jewish Federation of Ottawa
7:00 pm ET
Online via Zoom
More Information & Registration

Dec. 6: New York State Library
12:00 noon ET
Online via Zoom
More Information & Registration