Speaking Inquiries

Jessica DuLong has given scores of custom-tailored talks, keynotes, readings, and workshops.

She has spoken internationally at variety of corporate, educational, and nonprofit conferences, trainings, and functions.

The wildly diverse audiences she has addressed range from firefighters, roofers, and highway superintendents to students, journalists, historians, and practitioners of narrative nonfiction.

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Featured Events

June 5, 2022. Russell Shorto and historians, including Jessica DuLong, Benjamin Carp, author of The Great New York Fire of 1776: A Lost Story of the American Revolution and Barnet Schecter, author of George Washington’s America: A Biography Through His Maps, gathered aboard the Tall Ship Wavertree at the South Street Seaport Museum for a panel discussion on the beginnings of New Amsterdam and how the choices of the Dutch shaped what became New York. 

Presented by McNally Jackson Bookstore on September 13, 2021, Jessica DuLong, author of "Saved at the Seawall" discusses the September 11 boat lift with Garrett Graff, bestselling author of "The Only Plane in the Sky."

Common Read Lecture at SUNY Maritime
Bronx, NY
November 9, 2021

September 11, 2022. On the 21st anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, the Sousa Mendes Foundation hosted Jessica DuLong and Joshua Levine for a discussion of the two greatest boatlifts in history.

Upcoming Events

Mar 23

CRAFT TALK: “Reporting and Writing the Unknown”

"Reporting and Writing the Unknown” covers a range of techniques that help us contend with gaps ...

10:15 am - 11:15 am
775 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
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