KATE’S PUBLIC TALKS AND READINGS – SPRING 2015
Octavia Books, 513 Octavia Street, New Orleans, LA 70115
Wednesday, 25 March at 12 noon – Tuscaloosa, Alabama Lunch-time talk on ‘Martyrdom and Religious Violence: Ancient Problems, Modern Parallels’ Department of Religious Studies 212 Manly Hall, University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
Thursday, 26 March, 4 p.m. – Birmingham, Alabama A reading from BAND OF ANGELS, with book-signing afterward. (Copies of the book will be available to buy at the reception.) The Alabama Booksmith, 2626 19th Place South, Homewood, AL 35209
Friday, 27 March, 4:00 p.m. – Nashville, Tennessee Public Lecture : ‘Virgins, Mothers, and Martyrs: Women in Early Christian Africa’, with reception afterward. (Copies of BAND OF ANGELS will be available for purchase.) Vanderbilt Divinity School
Monday, 30 March, 5:00 p.m. – Spartanburg, South Carolina A reading from BAND OF ANGELS, with book-signing afterward. (Copies of the book will be available for purchase.) Hub City Writers Project, Bookshop & Press, 186 West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306 http://www.hubcity.org/
Wednesday, 1 April, 7:30 pm. – Richmond, Virginia I will be giving the 22nd Annual Blake Lecture at Virginia Commonwealth University, entitled ‘The “Other” Apostles: Women in the Early Christian World’, with reception afterward. (Copies of BAND OF ANGELS will be available for purchase.) Grace Street Theater, 932 Grace Street, Richmond
Thursday, 23 April, 6:30 p.m. – Blackburn Conversation evening at Blackburn Cathedral with Canon Dr. Ian Stockton and Anjum Anwar (Copies of BAND OF ANGELS will be available for purchase.) Blackburn Cathedral, Blackburn
Friday, 24 April – Moffat (Dumfries and Galloway) A reading from BAND OF ANGELS, with reception and book-signing afterward. (Copies of the book will be available for purchase.) 24 April 2015, 6:30 for 7:00 p.m. – St John the Evangelist Church, Burnside Road, MOFFAT, DG10 9DX
Sunday, 26 April, 5 p.m. – Oxford I will be preaching as part of Exeter College Chapel Evensong. Exeter College, Oxford All are welcome – there is no need to be a practising (or even nominal!) Christian.
KATE’S PUBLIC TALKS AND READINGS – Spring 2014
Saturday, 12 April – Glasgow As part of the “Aye, Write!” festival, I will be giving a talk in Glasgow on 12 April. Do come along if you are in the area! “Historians, Invisible Women, and the World of Stories” – 12 April 2014, 12 Noon – Mitchell Library, North Street, Glasgow G3 7DN – Click here for tickets (£8)
Kate’s Public Talks and Readings – Autumn 2013
Thursday, 12 September at 6 pm – London ‘Faith, Hope, and Narrative‘ – joint reading with novelist Sophie Hardach (Of Love and Other Wars; The Registrar’s Manual for Detecting Forced Marriages). Waterstones Covent Garden, 9-13 Garrick Street, London WC2E 9BA
Saturday, 2 November – Cambridge – HEFFERS CLASSICS FESTIVAL Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge (http://heffersclassics.wordpress.com/heffers-classics-festival-2013/)
Wednesday, 6 November at 12:30 pm – Oxford Book Launch for BAND OF ANGELS: THE FORGOTTEN WORLD OF EARLY CHRISTIAN WOMEN. Roundtable Dicussion: ‘Historians, invisible women and the world of stories’ with Prof Kate Cooper, Dr Bettany Hughes, Dr Selina Todd and Prof Tim Whitmarsh. Oxford Research Centre for the Humanities, The Seminar Room, Radcliffe Humanities Building, Woodstock Road. Lunch will be provided. All welcome. http://torch.ox.ac.uk/band-angels-book-launch
Friday, 15 November at 6:30 PM – Athens, GA Public Lecture, “The Women of Early Christian North Africa”, 101 Miller Learning Center, University of Georgia. Reception afterwards at Miller Learning Center 4th floor Rotunda; signed copies of Band of Angels will be available.
Sunday, 17 November at 7:00 PM – Washington, DC Reading/Q & A, St John’s Gerogetown Episcopal Church, 3240 O St NW, Washington, DC 20007.
Monday, 18 November at 6:30 PM – New York City (refreshments from 6:00) “The Forgotten World of Early Christian Women” – Kate in conversation with Deirdre Good, Academic Dean, General Theological Seminary. Seabury Auditorium, General Theological Seminary, 440 West 21st Street, NYC 10011. For further info contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, 19 November at 6:30 PM – Richmond, VA Reading/Q & A, Fountain Bookstore 1312 East Cary Street, Richmond, VA, 23219
Wednesday, 20 November at 7:00 PM – Durham, NC Reading/Q & A, The Regulator Bookshop,720 9th St, Durham, NC 27705
Thursday, 21 November at 7:30 PM – Raleigh, NC Reading/Q &A, Quail RIdge Books, 3522 Wade Ave, Raleigh, NC 27607
Thursday, 28 November at 7:00 PM – Oxford (UK) Reading/Q & A, Blackwells, 48-51 Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BQ