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2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
(413) 551-5111 http://www.edithwharton.org/

May 2020

Online Bird Walks with Mass Audubon

May 28 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on [day], repeating until June 24, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Mass Audubon birding experts will share the sights and sounds of birds on The Mount’s property. Watch online and then explore the grounds on your own, putting this knowledge into practice. This free, online program is weather-permitting. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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True Conversations With Jessica Shattuck and Heidi Pitlor

May 31 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Jessica Shattuck, bestselling author of The Hazards of Good Breeding and Perfect Life, joins Heidi Pitlor, editor The Best American Short Stories, for an in-depth conversation on her latest book, The Women in the Castle. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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True Conversations with Jessica Shattuck

May 31 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
Free

This is a virtual event. Join the Mount for an engaging online conversation as Heidi Pitlor, editor of The Best American Short Stories, delves deep into the writing life of Jessica Shattuck, author of the novels The Women in the Castle, a New York Times Bestseller and winner of The New England Book Award; Perfect Life; and The Hazards of Good Breeding. Asking questions not typically asked of female writers, Pitlor will get to the core of what it means to be a fiction author today. This will not…

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June 2020

These Fevered Days with Martha Ackmann

June 1 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Author Martha Ackmann will discuss her latest book, These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson with Cindy Dickenson, former Program Director for the Emily Dickenson Museum. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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These Fevered Days with Martha Ackmann

June 1 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
Free

This is a virtual event. Author Martha Ackmann will discuss her latest book, These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson with Cindy Dickenson, former Program Director for the Emily Dickenson Museum. This online program is free.

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Online Bird Walks with Mass Audubon

June 4 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on [day], repeating until June 24, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Mass Audubon birding experts will share the sights and sounds of birds on The Mount’s property. Watch online and then explore the grounds on your own, putting this knowledge into practice. This free, online program is weather-permitting. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Discourse & Process Chats: Eve Kahn

June 8 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Eve Kahn, author of Forever Seeing New Beauties: The Forgotten Impressionist Mary Rogers Williams. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Discourse & Process Chat with Eve Kahn

June 8 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
Free

This is a virtual event. Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This online program will be streamed live via Zoom.

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Wednesday Shorts

June 10 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

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Online Bird Walks with Mass Audubon

June 11 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on [day], repeating until June 24, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Mass Audubon birding experts will share the sights and sounds of birds on The Mount’s property. Watch online and then explore the grounds on your own, putting this knowledge into practice. This free, online program is weather-permitting. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Researching the Age of Innocence

June 11 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Anne Schuyler, Director of Interpretation & Visitor Services and Nicholas Hudson, Curatorial Assistant, share insights from their research in preparation for of the centennial celebration of Wharton’s Pulitzer prize-winning novel. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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True Conversations with Anna Solomon & Heidi Pitlor

June 14 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Anna Solomon, best-selling author of Leaving Lucy Pear, and The Little Bride joins Heidi Pitlor, editor The Best American Short Stories, for an in-depth conversation on her most recent novel and Good Morning America Book Club pick, The Book of V. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org

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Discourse & Process Chats: Katherine Smyth

June 15 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Katherine Smyth, author of All the Lives We Ever Lived: Seeking Solace in Virginia Woolf. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Wednesday Shorts

June 17 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Online Bird Walks with Mass Audubon

June 18 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on [day], repeating until June 24, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Mass Audubon birding experts will share the sights and sounds of birds on The Mount’s property. Watch online and then explore the grounds on your own, putting this knowledge into practice. This free, online program is weather-permitting. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Discourse & Process Chats: Donna Rifkind

June 22 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Donna Rifkind, author of The Sun and Her Stars: Salka Viertel and Hitler's Exiles in the Golden Age of Hollywood. This online program is free. Registration at…

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Wednesday Shorts

June 24 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Discourse & Process Chats: Jenn Shapland

June 29 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Jenn Shapland, author of My Autobiography of Carson McCullers: A Memoir. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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July 2020

Wednesday Shorts

July 1 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Discourse & Process Chats: Kerri Greenidge

July 6 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Kerri Greenidge, author of Black Radical: The Life and Times of William Monroe Trotter. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Wednesday Shorts

July 8 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Discourse & Process Chats: Kimberly Hamlin

July 13 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Kimberly Hamlin, author of Free Thinker: Sex, Suffrage, and the Extraordinary Life of Helen Hamilton Gardener. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Wednesday Shorts

July 15 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

True Conversations with Lily King & Heidi Pitlor

July 19 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Lily King, best-selling author of The Pleasing Hour and Euphoria, joins Heidi Pitlor, editor The Best American Short Stories, for an in-depth conversation on her bestselling novel, Writers & Lovers, which explores the terrifying and exhilarating leap between the end of one phase of life and the beginning of another. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Discourse & Process Chats: Michael Gorra

July 20 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Michael Gorra, author of The Saddest Words: William Faulkner's Civil War. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Wednesday Shorts

July 22 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Discourse & Process Chats: Nick Basbanes

July 27 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Discourse & Process is a new online companion series to our 2020 Summer Lectures (which is postponed until further notice). Moderated by Julie Scelfo, past Lecture Series presenter and author of The Women Who Made New York, this series will give the authors an opportunity to discuss elements of the writing and research process. This chat features Nick Basbanes, author of Cross of Snow: A Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Wednesday Shorts

July 29 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

August 2020

Wednesday Shorts

August 5 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Wednesday Shorts

August 12 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

Wednesday Shorts

August 19 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »

True Conversations with Curtis Sittenfeld & Heidi Pitlor

August 24 @ 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Curtis Sittenfeld, bestselling author of American Wife and Eligible, joins Heidi Pitlor, editor The Best American Short Stories, for an in-depth conversation on her most recent novel, Rodham, which imagines a deeply compelling what-might-have-been: What if Hillary Rodham hadn’t married Bill Clinton? This online program is free. Registration at EdithWharton.org.

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Wednesday Shorts

August 26 @ 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
FREE

Listen to professional actors read a selection of Edith Wharton's short stories. Stories are pre-recorded and posted to EdithWharton.org on Wednesday mornings.

Find out more »
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