Please join us at the Bookshop on Sunday, March 17th at 3 pm as we welcome Megan Marshall, discussing her latest biography, Margaret Fuller: A New American Life.
Megan Marshall is the author of The Peabody Sisters, which won the Francis Parkman Prize, the Mark Lynton History Prize, the Massachusetts Book Award in Nonfiction, and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in biography and memoir. Her essays and reviews have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, The Atlantic, and Slate. A recipient of Guggenheim and NEH fellowships, Marshall teaches narrative nonfiction and the art of archival research in the MFA program at Emerson College.
The award-winning author of The Peabody Sisters takes a fresh
look at the trailblazing life of a great American heroine—Thoreau’s
first editor, Emerson’s close friend, first female war correspondent,
passionate advocate of personal and political freedom.