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

Upcoming Events

Sep 26
Saved at the Seawall Book Cover

Seaport Museum Book Club September Pick

Join the South Street Seaport Museum for a maritime-themed book club that meets monthly! Saved at the ...

5:30 pm
4 Fulton Street, New York, NY 10038
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Check back soon for future talks, book signings, and more.

In the meantime, how about a custom-signed bookplate?

Recent Events

September 2022

History and Heroism

Join Jessica DuLong and Robert Snyder for a conversation aboard tall ship Wavertree exploring the complexities of how historians, artists, and the public define “heroes” and how that perception can shift over time. ...
10 Sep
6:00 pm
South Street Seaport Museum | Tall Ship Wavertree
12 Fulton St, New York, NY 10038
June 2022
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