Kicking off a sizzling summer of book talks, interviews, and more from JHU Press

Summer’s here but that doesn’t mean our staff and authors are all at the beach. Here’s what’s hot with the JHU Press this July.


11-14 July 2013

JHU Press exhibit — Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologistsdoddvols1&2
Albuquerque Convention Center
Albuquerque, NM

Conference details; JHU Press science & math catalog


coddington_african_american_faces11 July 2013, 6:30 p.m.

Book Talk & Signing – Ronald S. Coddington
African American Faces of the Civil War
Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum
Atlanta, GA
Admission: $10.00, seniors $8.00, child 4-12 $8.00

19 July 2013, 1:00 p.m.

Author Interview – Lytton Musselman and Hal Wiggins 
Midday with Dan Rodricks, WYPR Baltimore, 88.1 FM
The authors of The Quick Guide to Wild Edible Plants discuss the growing popularity of wild edibles, safe and sustainable foraging, and a host of favorite recipes.

musselman.quick.guide19 July 2013

Talk and reception – Lytton Musselman and Hal Wiggins
The Quick Guide to Wild Edible Plants
Irvine Nature Center
Owings Mills, MD
Details and admission: contact Jack Holmes at 410-516-6928 or [email protected].

filkins23 July 2013

Author reading – Peter Filkins
The View We’re Granted
Poet’s House, Kray Hall
New York, NY
Admission:  $10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members

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jones25 July 2013, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Book Talk & Signing – Marian Moser Jones
The American Red Cross from Clara Barton to the New Deal 
Mid-Manhattan Branch of the New York Public Library
Admission: Free

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