Author Talk & Book Signing


Transatlantic Conversations:

19th-Century American Women's Encounters with Italy and the Atlantic World

September 8, 2018

Join book co-editor Nancy Lusignan Schultz as she shares essays from internationally diverse contributors offering fresh perspective on 19th-century female authors including Harriet Beecher Stowe, George Eliot, Louisa May Alcott, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman.


On topics ranging from homeopathy and literary endeavors to politics and revolution, the featured women conversed with others, reaching and inspiring transnational audiences with their words and deeds, and creating a space for self-expression in the rapidly changing transatlantic world.


Nancy Lusignan Schultz, Ph.D. is chairperson and professor of English,
Salem State University, Salem, Massachusetts.

Location Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Doors Open 1:30 PM
Program 2-3 PM