• Fort Collins Book Fest

  • Colorado College -- Colorado Springs

    Celeste Theatre in the Cornerstone Arts Buildings -- Map
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  • Hinsdale Public Library

    20 E. Maple Street, Hinsdale, IL 60521
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Past Events

  • Quail Ridge Books -- Raleigh, North Carolina

    Quail Ridge Books
    4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd.
    Raleigh, NC 27609

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  • Shakespeare & Company -- New York City

    MAP -- 939 Lexington Avenue, New York City

  • Leelanau Books and Fishtown Preservation -- Leland, Michigan

    Fundraiser for Fishtown Preservation

    109 N. Main Street, Leland, Michigan
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  • Brilliant Books -- Traverse City, Michigan

    118 E. Front Street, Traverse City, Michigan

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  • Book People and Environmental Defense Fund -- Austin, Texas

    Environmental Defense Fund -- Book Signing by Book People
    301 Congress Avenue, Suite 1300
    Austin, TX 78701

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  • Politics & Prose — Washington, D.C.

    Politics & Prose
    5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
    Washington, DC 20016
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  • Smithsonian Institution — Washington, D.C.

    Smithsonian Institution
    Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden
    Marion & Gustave Ring Auditorium
    7th St & Independence Ave SW
    Metro: L'Enfant Plaza

    Nikola Tesla invented the radio, the induction motor, the neon lamp, and the remote control. His brilliant but decidedly strange persona, however, prevented his most advanced ideas from being recognized for decades. Biographer Richard Munson shines a light on a magnificently bizarre genius.

    THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

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  • Tattered Cover — Littleton, CO

    Tattered Cover
    Aspen Grove
    7301 S Santa Fe Dr
    Littleton, CO 80120

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  • Boulder Bookstore — Boulder, CO

    Boulder Bookstore
    1107 Pearl Street
    Boulder, CO 80302

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  • The Commonwealth Club — San Francisco

    The Commonwealth Club
    110 The Embarcadero
    Toni Rembe Rock Auditorium
    San Francisco, CA 94105

    Biographer Richard Munson shines a light on a magnificently bizarre genius.

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  • ELPC Thinks — Chicago, IL

    Environmental Law and Policy Center
    35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 1600
    Chicago, IL 60601

  • Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest, Biography Panel — Chicago, IL

    Jones College Prep
    700 South State Street
    3rd Floor Library
    Chicago, IL 60605

    Biography telling their stories with Pamela Bannos author of “Vivian Maier” and David Schwartz author of “The Last Man Who Knew Everything” and Richard Munson author of “Tesla” in conversation with Mary Wisniewski.

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  • Barnes & Noble — Columbus, Ohio

    Barnes & Noble at The Ohio State University
    1598 N. High Street
    Columbus, OH 43201

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  • Hudson Library & Historical Society — Hudson, Ohio

    Hudson Library & Historical Society
    96 Library Street
    Hudson, Ohio 44236

    Author Richard Munson will discuss his latest book, Tesla: Inventor of the Modern. Drawing together details from letters, notebooks and other primary sources, the book reveals the personal life and mindset of an underappreciated genius--a man who drew up designs for the Internet, cell phones and wireless charging a century before their common use. His story is a reminder that technology can transcend the marketplace and that profit is not the only motivation for invention.

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  • Boston Museum of Science — presentation and book signing

    Boston Museum of Science
    1 Science Park
    Gordon Current Science & Technology Center Stage, Blue Wing, Level 1
    Boston, MA 02114

    W.W. Norton is publishing Richard Munson's "Tesla: Inventor of the Modern." Come hear about the mastermind who brought us the electric motor, radio, robots, and remote control.

    Learn a bit about this under-appreciated genius. Get your book signed by the author.

  • Reception for Publication of "Tesla: Inventor of the Modern" — Downtown Chicago

    Coalition Space
    18 S. Michigan Avenue, 12th floor
    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    W.W. Norton is publishing Richard Munson's "Tesla: Inventor of the Modern." Come hear about the mastermind who brought us the electric motor, radio, robots, and remote control.

    Kirkus, in a starred review, calls the book: "A lucid, expertly researched biography. Readers will absolutely enjoy (Munson’s) sympathetic, insightful portrait."

    Enjoy some wine and snacks. Learn a bit about this under-appreciated genius. Meet friends. Get your book signed by the author.

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  • Anderson's Bookshop -- LaGrange, Illinois

    26 S. LaGrange
    LaGrange, IL