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Eric D. Lehman is a seasoned lecturer, teaching over 300 college classes in the past twenty years and giving numerous University-wide lectures. He has given over one hundred forty readings and presentations for his many books and publications and has appeared on dozens of radio and television shows, including with Colin McEnroe and Faith Middleton on NPR, with Ann Nyberg on WTNH, and with Lord Grade in The Real Tom Thumb on BBC4.

He is available for readings and events in Connecticut and beyond; contact him at elehman@bridgeport.edu. Or, depending on the book you are interested in, please contact Katie Parry at the History Press, Stephanie Elliot at Wesleyan University Press, Leslie Browning at Homebound Publications, or Jessica DeFranco at the Globe Pequot Press for further information.

2017 Tour

January 28, 2017; 1:00 pm
Berlin Public Library, Berlin, CT
Presentation and signing for Literary Connecticut

February 19, 2017; 2:00 pm
Bank Square Books, Mystic, CT
Reading and signing of Shadows of Paris.

March 5, 2017; 2:00 pm
Stratford Public Library, Stratford, CT
Presentation for Connecticut Town Greens.

April 14, 2017; 3:00 pm
Evergreen Woods, North Guilford, CT
Private presentation of Homegrown Terror: Benedict Arnold and the Burning of New London.

April 22, 2017; 11:00 am
Eli Whitney Museum, Hamden, CT
Guided walk through historic Whitneyville.

May 10. 2017; 7:00 pm
Woodbridge Public Library, Woodbridge, CT
Presentation for A History of Connecticut Food/Wine.

May 16, 2017; 4:00 pm
Chester Village West, Chester, CT
Presentation for Becoming Tom Thumb.

June 14, 2017; 7:00 pm
Guilford Public Library, Guilford, CT
Presentation for Connecticut Town Greens for the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation.

July 29, 2017; 12:00-3:00 pm
Old Lyme Midsummer Festival, Old Lyme, CT
Book signing for History Press books.

July 30, 2017; 1:00-4:00 pm
Jonathan Dickerman House, Hamden, CT
Guided tours and book signings.

August 6, 2017; 2:00-4:00 pm
Barnum Musem, Bridgeport, CT
Presentation on Becoming Tom Thumb.

October 7, 2017; 11:00-2:30 pm
Stratford Congregational Church, Stratford, CT
AAUW presentation, luncheon, and signing for Shadows of Paris.

October 12, 2017; 7:00 pm
Milford DAR, Milford, CT
Presentation and signing for Homegrown Terror: Benedict Arnold and the Burning of New London.

October 21, 2017; 2:00 pm
East Hampton Library, East Hampton, CT
Reading, presentation, and signing of Shadows of Paris.

October 22, 2017; 2:00 pm
Mark Twain House and Museum, Hartford, CT
Connecticut Book Award ceremony and signing for Shadows of Paris.

November 18, 2017; 2:00 pm
Cyrenius Booth Library, Newtown, CT
Reading and discussion of Shadows of Paris.

December 14, 2017, 6:30 pm
Russell Library, Middletown, CT
Presentation and signing for Middlesex County Historical Society of Homegrown Terror: Benedict Arnold and the Burning of New London.

January 14, 2018, 2:00 pm
Norwich Historical Society, Norwich, CT
Presentation and signing for Homegrown Terror.

January 31, 2018, 7:00 pm
Lauralton Hall, Milford, CT
Presentation and signing for A History of Connecticut Wine

2016 Tour

January 10, 2016, 2:00 pm
Stratford Public Library, Stratford, CT
Presentation and signing for Homegrown Terror.

January 13, 2016, 1:30 pm
Simsbury Public Library, Simsbury, CT
Presentation and signing for Homegrown Terror.

January 16, 2016; 2:00 pm
Groton Public Library, Groton, CT
Presentation and signing for Homegrown Terror.

January 24, 2016; 2:00 pm
Kent Historical Society, Town Hall, Kent, CT
Presentation and signing for Homegrown Terror.

February 27, 2016; 1:00 pm
Berlin Public Library, Berlin, CT
Presentation of Connecticut Food and Wine.

March 6, 2016; 3:00 pm
Essex Meadows, Essex, CT
Presentation of Homegrown Terror for the Essex Historical Society.

March 21, 2016; 7:00 pm
Milford Public Library, Milford, CT
Presentation of Connecticut Food and Wine.

May 11, 2016; 7:00 pm
Guilford Free Library, Guilford, CT
Presentation for Connecticut Town Greens.

May 12, 2016, 7:00 pm
Cheshire Library, Cheshire, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.

June 3, 2016, 2:00 pm
Atria Darien, Darien, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.

July 26, 2016; 7:00 pm
Noah Webster House, West Hartford, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.

July 30, 2016; 12:00-3:00 pm
Old Lyme Midsummer Festival, Old Lyme, CT
Book signing for History Press books.

August 7, 2016; 2:00 pm
Oxford Historical Society, Oxford, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.

September 17, 2016; 7:00 pm
Southern Connecticut Mensa, Bethel, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.

October 2, 2016; 2:00 pm
Welles Turner Library, Glastonbury, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.

November 5, 2016; 10:30 am
Cincinatti Society, Essex Yacht Club, Essex, CT
Presentation for Homegrown Terror.