Meet the Author: Stacy Schiff
- November 2, 2015
The Pulitzer Prize winner discusses her latest book this Tuesday, Nov. 3rd, at 6:45PM.
Join us as Pulitzer Prize-winning author Stacy Schiff paints a portrait of Salem during the witch trials—in a dark, unsettled time when the colony braced itself daily against Indian attack and English oversight, and when anxiety rippled just under the surface.
Hear Schiff examine:
The legal and social ramifications of the trials
The truth about witchcraft
The world of adolescent girls
How in curious ways the events of 1692 shaped America’s future
The Witches: Salem, 1692 (Little, Brown) is available for signing.
Member*: $30 l Non-Member: $42
Member + Book*: $50 l Non-Member + Book: $62
The Smithsonian, at the Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC. Click here for more info.