Upcoming appearances

January 9, 2011 (Sunday). “The Culture of Smuggling in Mid-eighteenth-century British America,” a paper to be presented at the “Atlantic World Smuggling in the Eighteenth Century” roundtable at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, Boston, Massachusetts. Other panelists include Michael Kwass, Jesse Cromwell, Christian Koot, Kenneth Banks, with Wim Klooster, chair.

March 18, 2011 (Friday), 8:30 a.m. “Revisiting the Commercial History of Mid-18th-century New York,” a paper to be presented at the “British New York in the Eighteenth-Century: Rethinking Partisanship and Pluralism” panel at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Organization of American Historians, Houston, Texas. Other panelists include Joyce Goodfriend and John Dixon, with Alan Tully, chair, and Patricia U. Bonomi, commentator.

Recent appearances

July 15, 2010 (Thursday), 7 p.m. Lecture and Book-Signing. “Authors @ OWL Series,” Oliver Wolcott Library, 160 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut. (860) 567-8030.

May 23, 2010 (Sunday), at 9:15 a.m. Lecture and Discussion. “Serving Two Masters: New York City during the Seven Years’ War.” Fifteenth Annual War College of the Seven Years’ War, The Deborah Clark Mars Education Center at Fort Ticonderoga, 100 Fort Road, P.O. Box 390, Ticonderoga, New York 12883.

October 19, 2009 (Monday), at 6:00 p.m. “Bold Irish Men,”  The American Irish Historical Society, 991 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York  10028.

October 15, 2009 (Thursday), at 6:30 p.m. “Irish merchants Trading with the Enemy in Mid-18th-century New York City,” New York Celtic Medical Society, New York Athletic Club, 180 Central Park South, New York, NY 10019.

September 12, 2009 (Saturday), at 10:30 a.m. Lecture and Book Signing. National Maritime History Society, Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, New York 10548.

May 24, 2009 (Sunday), at 3:00 p.m. Lecture and Book Signing.  Jabez Smith House, 259 North Road (Route 117), Groton, Connecticut 06340.

April 19, 2009 (Sunday),  at 2:00 p.m. Lecture and Book Signing.
 Albany Institute of History & Art, 125 Washington Avenue  Albany, New York.

March 17, 2009 (Tuesday), at 6:00 p.m. Meet the author at a Reading/Signing. Chancellor Robert R. Livingston Masonic Library, 71 West 23rd Street, 14th floor, New York City.