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January 5, 2024

Links to past events often include images and recordings


SEPTEMBER 4 Zoom Book Bungalow’s Virtual Influential Women Book Club does Undaunted, 7pm CT

JUNE 25 Publication Day: The Case of Lizzie Borden and Other Writings, Penguin Classics, Edited by Lori Harrison-Kahan and Jane Carr; Introduction (audio, too) by Brooke Kroeger

MAY 11  Zoom Daughters of the American Revolution of Seattle

MAY 8 Zoom Smithsonian Associates, Interlocutor for Susan Page as she discusses her new biography of Barbara Walters

MAY 4 Apollo, PA, WCTU Building, The Apollo Historical Society, Nellie Bly Birthday Celebration (read, see)

MAY 5 Pittsburgh, Heinz History Center (read, see)

APRIL 23 New York City, CUNY-TV One-to-One with Sheryl McCarthy (see, hear)

APRIL 22 New York City, Penguin Random House Audio, recorded the foreword I wrote to The Case of Lizzie Borden

MARCH 20 New York City The Silurians, National Arts Club. (watch)

MARCH 13 Quest Lifelong Learning Center, CCNY, New York City. (read, see)

MARCH 9 Hybrid Zoom and In Person Mount Vernon, NY St. Paul’s Church, National Historic Site. (read)

MARCH 9 Zoom Chicago Tribune columnist Heidi Stevens in person, Brooke on Zoom to the Women’s History Month luncheon of the League of Women Voters of Winnetka, Northfield, Kenilworth (IL). (see, video to come)

MARCH 7 Zoom America Ancestors & New England Historic Genealogical Society’s American Inspiration Authors Series, with The Boston Public Library and GBH Forum Network with Tracy Lucht. (watch, see, read)

MARCH 4 Q&A with Brooke for Pamela Toler’s History in the Margins blog went live. (read)

JANUARY 9 SPJ New England (Society of Professional Journalists) via Zoom with Jodi Rave Spotted Bear. (watch, see)

JANUARY 26 Brooke Kroeger with Ben Tumin on his Skipped History podcast. (listen, read)


DECEMBER 2 Greater Omaha League of Women Voters discussion of Undaunted led by Dr. Dianne Bystrom at the Abrahams Branch of the Omaha Public Library (read, see)

NOVEMBER 14 Fairhope AL Public Library, Undaunted discussion led by Margie Gewirtz (read)

NOVEMBER 8 Southampton NY, Rogers Memorial Library, interviewed by David Alpern (read, listen, see)

OCTOBER 26 Untextbooked podcast interview with Jordan Pettiford (read, listen)

OCTOBER 14 Chicago “Books & Browse” panel at Journalism & Women Symposium (JAWS) Camp with Brooke, Mona Gable, Bonnie Newman Davis, and Rachel Louise Snyder, moderated by Katherine Lanpher,  at Columbia College (read, watch, see)

OCTOBER 10 New York City The Dutch Treat Club, interviewed by David Alpern. (read, listen, watch, see)

SEPTEMBER 28 Columbus Panel at the convention of the American Journalism Historians Association with Pam Parry and Wayne Dawkins, moderated by Jon Marshall (read, see)

SEPTEMBER 20 New York City Undaunted book talk for the friends of Patti Kenner (read, see)

SEPTEMBER 18 New York City private club event

SEPTEMBER 7 New York City Book event host for Jeremy Eichler’s Time’s Echo (read, see)

AUGUST 26 The Woman’s Eye Women’s Equality Day podcast with Stacey Gualandi (watch, listen)

AUGUST 21 New Books Network/New Books in Women’s History podcast (listen)

AUGUST 16 New York City, Brooke for the Bryant Park Reading Room Non-Fiction Series, sponsored by The Bryant Park Corporation and The New York Historical Society (photos, listen, watch)

AUGUST 15 Zoom Wellesley College Fairfield Villages Book Club discusses Brooke’s 2004 Passing: When People Can’t Be Who They Are

AUGUST 12 East Hampton NY, Brooke was among 100 authors at the East Hampton Library’s Authors Night, in Herrick Park

AUGUST 10 Kansas City via Zoom Oakwood Country Club Book Club (watch)

AUGUST 4  “Get Out of My Way,” Interview, Andrew Keen KeenOn, Lit Hub Radio  (listen)

JULY 25 The Story Exchange interview (Q&A)

JULY 13 Radio, Podcast, Undisciplined, Utah Public Radio (listen)

JULY 12 Talk Cocktail Podcast with Jeff Schechtman (listen)

JULY 10 The Fuller Project Newsletter, “For Women Journalists, #MeToo Backlash Adds Fuel to Already Hostile Internet,” By Brooke Kroeger (read)

JULY 10 Park City UT, KCPW Mountain Money (listen)

JUNE 30 PBS To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe’ (watch)

JUNE 27 Closed Briefing, New York Times Alumni Group/ “Polish Tea Room” (post)

JUNE 20 Fairhope AL, Page & Palette bookstore with Dianne Bragg (read, watch)

JUNE 16 Briefing Foreign Press Association (read, watch)

JUNE 14 Interview, by Kiran Nazish, founding director of the Coalition For Women In Journalism Instagram Live@womeninjournalism (watch)

JUNE 10 Book conversation with Jim Rutenberg and Lynn Sherr, both in the book, at the East Hampton Library, co-sponsored with Bookhampton.  (read, watch, see)

JUNE 7 Book Talk, Brooke for The Transition Network (video)

JUNE 6 Interview with Brooke in Gulf Coast Media by Melanie LeCroy (article)

JUNE 5 St. Louis HEC-TV BOOKS Interview with Angie Weidinger in three 9-minute segments (video, tv, post) and an under a minute “eye roll”(watch)

JUNE 5 New York City, National Arts Club,  Book Talk, Brooke, Undaunted, with Sarah Watling, Tomorrow, Perhaps the Future, moderated by Laurie Gwen Shapiro (read)

MAY 31 The Guardian featured Undaunted with an interview by Veronica Esposito (read)

MAY 30 Journalisten, Interview, the Oslo-based media magazine, featured Undaunted and Brooke in a piece by Emil Mohr] (read)

MAY 24 Scott Simon of NPR Interview with Brooke on his Open Book family podcast on Twitter (listen, watch)

MAY 24 St. Louis Speech at the St. Louis County Library Foundation breakfast (read, listen)

MAY 23 St. Louis Interview on The Jennifer & Wendy Show, KTRS (listen)

MAY 23 St. Louis, Conversation with KMOX anchor Debbie Monterrey, St. Louis County Library Foundation, Westfall Politics & History Series (read, listen)

MAY 22 St. Louis Interview with Debbie Monterrey AM KMOX Total Information (listen)

MAY 20 Interview with Scott Simon NPR Weekend Edition Saturday; producer Samantha Balaban, May 20, 2023 (listen)

MAY 18 New York City Reading and launch celebration, starting at The Corner Bookstore (read, see, watch)

MAY 18 Cameo in Nebraska Public Media’s “Seven Years a Correspondent,” a mini-documentary about Beverly Deepe, a young woman freelancer who showed up in Vietnam in 1962, the early days of American engagement in the war, and stayed the longest of any US correspondent. (read, listen, watch)


MAY 15 New York City Book Talk with Kate Bolick at the New York Genealogical & Biographical Society (read, listen)

MAY 6  Montclair, NJ Panel: “The Fight for Equality” at the Montclair Literary Festival with Kate Zernicke, The Exceptions and Regan Penaluna, How to Think Like a Woman. Moderated by Gabrielle Glaser, Montclair Public Library Auditorium (read, see, listen)

MAY 5 Podcast Interview, “Cafe Terrance Your Friend in Paris,” Episode 50 (listen)

MAY 4 Speech New York City Author Evening PEN America, hosted by Gail Gregg (read, listen)

MARCH 23 Book Talk Zoom NYU American Journalism Online with Kim Todd, author of Sensational: The Hidden History of the Stunt Girls, and Jonathan Segal, editor of Undaunted and A.A. Knopf vice president and executive editor (read)

MARCH 20 Speech New York City New York Society Library Donor Appreciation Reception (read)

MARCH 12 Book Talk Zoom National Capital Lawyers Auxiliary with Diana Belchase (read)

FEBRUARY 16 Cameo KFAI, Brooke appears in Ben Heath’s audio documentary of Eva Gay aka Eva McDonald Valesh for the station’s Minneculture series (listen)

FEBRUARY 14 Interview ABC Radio Adelaide, Live radio interview, “Guess Who’s Coming to Brunch?” (Nellie Bly) on Mornings with David Bevan (listen)

JANUARY 26 Speech, Zoom only, not recorded, Dartmouth College, Brooke on Nellie Bly for the classes of Alexis Jetter

JANUARY 30 Presenter, New York City The Newswomen’s Club of New York, Front Page Awards, Centennial Gala (read)


NOVEMBER 18 Moderator, New York City, New York Historical Society, Moderator for Allison Gilbert and Julie Golia, Women’s History Salon (read, see)

OCTOBER 1 Moderator, Memphis TN, American Journalism Historians Association Convention 2022, “Meet Us at the Corner Where Journalism, Race, and Gender Intersect” (read, see)

JUNE 3 Zoom Presentation American Journalism Historians Association, “J-History Salon First Friday”, preview of Undaunted: How Women Changed American Journalism (read)