The city of Austin, Texas, and Mayor Lee Leffingwell have proclaimed March 22 as
Bobby Whitlock Day. All are invited, and events run from 5:30 to 6 p.m. at City Hall, 301 West 2nd Street. There will be news coverage and filming. At 10 that evening Bobby and his band will be playing at the Saxon Pub to continue the festivities.
Cyndee Schaffer will be speaking on Saturday, March 24, 2012 at the Skokie Public Library, Skokie, IL at 2 PM.
Beatriz Dujovne is participating in the North American Cultural Institute (ICANA) conference on March 20 at 6.30 pm at ICANA Centro, 672 Maipú St., Buenos Aires.
Sharon E. Hohler will be interviewing with
ADVANCE for Nurses (an online news magazine for nurses) next week about her book Caregiver’s Guide: Care for Yourself While You Care for Your Loved Ones.
Author Jim Corrigan will speak about his book,
The 48th Pennsylvania in the Battle of the Crater, this Sunday, Feb. 26, at 9 pm on the Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN). Roger L. Kemp was just appointed to the Advisory Committee of the China Center, which is affiliated with the University of Political Science and Law (CUPL), Beijing, China. This is a joint project between CUPL and ICMA (Int’l City/County Management Assn). You can learn more from their website at: http://icma.org/en/international/regions/Country/1001/China
Paul Green discusses his latest book
Jennifer Jones: The Life and Films with host Ed Robertson on the internet radio show TV Confidential from 2/15 to 2/22. Myron J. Smith will be speaking to the combined Tri Cities Civil War Roundtable on March 12 in Kingsport, Tennessee.
Feb 9-11: We are attending the
Antique Automobile Club of America Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA. The late Elena Watson ( Television Horror Movie Hosts) will be inducted into the Horror Host Hall of Fame at the upcoming gathering of Television Horror Hosts – Internet – Cinema (G.O.T.H.I.C.). The event will take place during the HorrorHound Weekend con. Comic Books and the Cold War, 1946–1962 : Essays on Graphic Treatment of Communism, the Code and Social Concerns by Chris York and Rafiel York is now published.
Feb 8-11: McFarland will be exhibiting at the
Southwest Popular Culture Association conference in Albuquerque, NM.
Mark Pizzato (
Inner Theatres of Good and Evil) was interviewed about his book on “ Charlotte Talks .” Andrei Lankov ( North of the DMV) speaks about the situation in North Korea on NPR’s Morning Edition.
Jan 20-24: McFarland will be exhibiting at the
American Library Association (ALA) midwinter meeting in Dallas.
Jan 6-8: McFarland will be exhibiting at the
Modern Language Association (MLA) conference in Seattle.
The U.S. Postal Service will not guarantee delivery by Christmas for parcels shipping by standard book rate. For expedited shipping, please place your order by telephone at
800-253-2187 or 336-246-4460. Congratulations to Carl Goodwin ( They Started in MGs) who won two writing awards in the recent International Automotive Media Competition, both for feature articles published in Vintage Motorsport.
Nov 17-20: McFarland will be exhibiting at the
Congress on Research in Dance (CORD) in Philadelphia, PA. Chris Dickon ( The Foreign Burial of American War Dead) will be signing books at Up Center Books (Norfolk, VA) from 7 to 9 pm.
Nov 17: Author Joe Page (
Pro Football Championships Before the Super Bowl and Primo Carnera) will be a guest author at the grand opening reception of Parnassus Books of Nashville.
Congratulations to author Dennis Snelling whose book (
The Greatest Minor League), has received a Finalist Nomination for the 2011 CASEY Award.
Sat Dec 3: Author Aintzane Mentxaka (
Kate O’Brien and the Fiction of Identity), will present her book at The New Theatre in Dublin, Ireland at 3 pm.
Wed Nov 30: Author Meir Ribalow (
Peanuts and Crackerjacks), will read from his newly published book at The Players, at 7:30 pm. RSVP at New River Dramatists. Title: Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Location: Philadelphia, PA Link out: Click here Description: Mar 30 – Apr 2, 2011 Start Date: 2011-08-25 End Date: 2011-10-15
(July 18, 2011) Sat, July 23, Author Harlan Abrahams (
Raúl Castro and the New Cuba) will be speaking at the Boulder-Cuba Sister Cities “Cuba Day” event.
(July 18, 2011) Bobby Whitlock (
Bobby Whitlock) will appear with Diane Sawyer on ABC World News tonight at 6:30pm eastern. (July 21, 2011) On July 22 at 3pm, Doug Brode, author of Yellow Rose of Texas will be signing copies of his book at Patchogue Medford Library in New York.