Join the White Hart speaker series!

The White Hart Inn

The White Hart Inn
15 Undermountain Road
Salisbury, CT 06068

The White Hart Speaker Series is presented in collaboration with Oblong Books & Music & Scoville Memorial Library. An RSVP is required for all events at the White Hart Inn.

Tuesday, September 20
Jay McInerney
The White Hart Inn @ 6 pm
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Vanity Fair calls Jay McInerney “Our modern-day Fitzgerald.”

Jay McInerney is the author of Bright Lights, Big CityRansomStory of My LifeBrightness FallsThe Last of the Savages, Model BehaviourHow It Ended and The Good Life, as well as a number of acclaimed (and often funny) books on wine.

Monday, October 3
Emma Donoghue
The White Hart Inn @ 6 pm
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The Wonder is the new riveting masterpiece from Emma Donoghue, bestselling author of Room. Born in Dublin in 1969, Emma Donoghue is an Irish emigrant twice over. She is best known for her novels, which range from the historical to the contemporary. Her international bestseller Room was a New York Times Best Book of 2010 and was a finalist for the Man Booker, Commonwealth, and Orange Prizes. Author image by Nina Subin.

Emma will be 'in conversation' with WAMC's Joe Donahue (no relation) at this event.

Tuesday, October 18
Craig Nelson
The White Hart Inn @ 6 pm
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Published in time for the 75th anniversary, Pearl Harbor: From Infamy to Greatness is a gripping and definitive account of the event that changed twentieth-century America, based on years of research and new information uncovered by New York Times bestselling author Craig Nelson.

 

Thursday, October 27
Garry Trudeau
The White Hart Inn @ 6 pm
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Garry Trudeau - the “sleazeball” “third-rate talent” who draws the “overrated” comic strip Doonesbury, which “very few people read” - will talk to WAMC's Joe Donahue about his new book and his thirty years of experience satirizing the 2016 GOP Presidential candidate The Donald!

Thursday, November 3
James Rebanks
The White Hart Inn @ 6 pm
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In the span of a few short years, James Rebanks went from unknown rural shepherd to international phenomenon. First with his popular Twitter account @herdyshepherd1 and then with his critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling memoir The Shepherd’s Life, James brought a lifestyle kept alive by a few hundred farming families in the Lake District of England to readers around the globe.

Tuesday, November 15
Gayle Forman & Caroline Leavitt
The White Hart Inn @ 6 pm
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Gayle Forman is a bestselling, award-winning author of young adult novels. Leave Me is her first novel for adults. Caroline Leavitt is at her mesmerizing best in her haunting, nuanced portrait of love, sisters, and the impossible legacy of family in her eleventh novel Cruel, Beautiful World.