Dare to Speak: Virtual Book Tour

Dare to Speak Virtual Book Tour: July–August 2020

With in-person events canceled due to COVID-19, PEN America CEO Suzanne Nossel’s book tour is going virtual! Tune in to hear Suzanne discuss her forthcoming book, Dare to Speak: Defending Free Speech for All, in conversation with esteemed writers.

Dare to Speak goes on sale July 28, 2020. Preorder the book today on Bookshop. (10 percent of all sales of the book through this link on Bookshop go to PEN America.)


Virtual Book Tour Dates

July 28, 2020

6:00pm ET
In conversation with Wajahat Ali
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Politics & Prose
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July 29, 2020

9:00pm ET
In conversation with Jennifer Egan
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Live Talks LA / Barnes & Noble

July 30, 2020

12:00pm ET
In conversation with WGAE President Beau Willimon
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Writer’s Guild of America. /McNally Jackson

August 4, 2020

3:30pm ET
In conversation with Dave Eggers
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: The Commonwealth Club

August 6, 2020

8:00pm ET
In conversation with Ayad Akhtar
Platform: Zoom, simulcast to YouTube
Venue/Bookseller: New York Public Library

August 10, 2020

8:00pm ET
In conversation with John Schumann, President of University of Oklahoma, Tulsa
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Booksmart Tulsa / Magic Books Tulsa

August 17, 2020

5:00pm ET
In conversation with Jacob Weisberg
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Powell’s Books

August 20, 2020

7:00pm ET
In conversation with Mary Frances Cooper, President of the Carnegie Library
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Pittsburg Arts & Lectures with the Carnegie Library / Mystery Lovers Bookshop
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August 25, 2020

6:00pm PT
In conversation with Dinaw Mengestu
Platform: Zoom
Venue/Bookseller: Town Hall Seattle / Third Place Books