Author & Scholar of Badass Women of The Gilded Age





June 12, 2018
Broadway Arts Festival, The Fish Hotel, Farncombe Estate, Broadway, England, 2:30–5:30 p.m., lecture and afternoon tea

August 14, 2018
Malaprop's Bookstore, Asheville, N.C., 6 p.m. Conversation with Denise Kiernan, bestselling author of The Last Castle and The Girls of Atomic City

August 27, 2018
Edith Wharton's The Mount, Lenox, MA, Summer Lecture Series, 4 p.m.

August 28, 2018
Edith Wharton's The Mount, Lenox, MA, Summer Lecture Series, 11 a.m.

August 29, 2018
Boston Public Library, Boston, MA, 10:30 a.m.– 2 p.m. Tour, lecture, and luncheon for Wheaton College alumni (private event)

August 30, 2018
Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI, 6 p.m.

September 5, 2018
Fluvanna County Public Library, Fluvanna, VA, 10 a.m.

September 14, 2018
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO

September 15, 2018
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, CO, 2 p.m. discussion and reception

September 16, 2018
Tattered Cover Book Store, 2526 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO, 2 p.m. 

October 9, 2018
Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY,  Malkin Lecture, 6:30 p.m. 

January 24, 2019
Albemarle Antiquarians Club, Albemarle County, VA, 10 a.m. (private event)

March 4, 2019
Woman's Club, Richmond, VA, 2 p.m. lecture followed by reception (private event)


May 16, 2018
Sotheby's International Realty, Greenwich, CT,  Women in Leadership Lecture Series sponsored by UBS (private event)

May 11–13, 2018
Leading a weekend writer's workshop at Staunton Hill Center for Thought, Creativity and Production, Brookneal, VA

April 28, 2018
New Dominion Bookshop, Charlottesville, VA, 2–4 p.m. Guest author for the celebration of National Independent Bookstore Day

April 22, 2018
Castle Hill, Keswick, VA, 1 p.m. book talk, part of Historic Garden Week in Virginia

April 13, 2018
Myopia Hunt Club, Hamilton, MA (private event)

April 12, 2018
St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA (private event)

April 11, 2018
Chilton Club, Boston, MA (private event)

March 24, 2018
Virginia Festival of the Book, UVa Harrison Institute / Small Special Collections, UVa Central Grounds, Charlottesville, VA, 2–3:30 p.m. panel, "The Gilded Age: Exploring the Arts, Architecture, and Social Activism"

March 21, 2018
The Bookstore, Lenox, MA, book signing, 3 p.m. 

March 20, 2018
Edith Wharton's The Mount, moderator for "Writers in the House: A Conversation,"  4–6 p.m. 

February 12, 2018
Virginia Museum of the Fine Arts, Richmond, VA

November 30, 2017
Page & Palette Bookstore, Fairhope, AL

November 1 & 2, 2017
Ventnor Arts Club, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, England

November 9, 2017
Common House, Charlottesville, VA

October 27, 2017
Ightham Mote, Kent, England

October 18, 2017
Perrot Memorial Library, Old Greenwich, CT

October 11, 2017
The Century Association, New York, NY

October 1, 2017
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

September 28, 2017
Concord Bookshop, Concord, MA

September 27, 2017
Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA

September 27, 2017
The Tavern Club, Boston, MA

September 26, 2017
The Somerset Club, Boston, MA

September 14, 2017
New Dominion Bookshop, Charlottesville, VA

September 12, 2017
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.