Author Talks

Author Talks are conversational discussions on timely topics led by recent authors who have made use of Hagley resources. They provide the public a captivating way to learn more about the stories contained on Hagley’s collections.

Current Schedule

March 16, 2017
7 p.m.
Danielle Shapiro (Independent Scholar), "Industrial Design for Modern Life: John Vassos and RCA"

May 4, 2017
7 p.m.
Mary Pilon, "The Monopolists: Obsession, Fury, And The Scandal Behind The World's Favorite Board Game"

Lectures will be held in the Auditorium of Hagley’s Soda House building. Use Hagley's Buck Road East entrance off Route 100 in Wilmington, Delaware.

Lectures are free but reservations are encouraged -- please call (302) 658-2400, ext. 243 or e-mail Carol Lockman at

Recorded Author Talks