For public speaking engagements, Jenny is represented by the Random House Speakers bureau; her rep there is Wade Lucas, who may be contacted directly at   If  you don’t hear back, or if you’d rather just write JFB directly, write  JB (at); please put “Speaking Engagement” in the Subject line.

I’ll try to keep updates on the media stuff, although you are likely to get more day-by-day info by following me on Facebook at Jennifer Finney Boylan, or via my Twitter feed:  JennyBoylan.

TOUR DATES Summer 2016 through 2017


Reading & Lecture: Goddard Space Center, Greenbelt, Maryland. June 24, 2016

Lectures, talks, panels: Aspen Ideas Institute Festival, Aspen CO. June 29-July 3, 2016.

Recipent, Edith Allen Perry Award, Metropolitan Community Churches, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, July 7, 2016

GLAAD Fall Board of Directors Meeting, New York City, October 7-8, 2016

Fantasia Fair, Virginia Price Award Recipent & Keynote:  Provincetown, MA. October 17 & 18, 2016

Reading & Lecture, School of Social Work, University of Maine.  Orono, ME  October 21, 2016


Visiting Writer:  Rancho Mirage Writers Festival, Rancho Mirage, CA  January 27-28, 2017.

Lecture & Reading: Humboldt State University, Humboldt CA  February 2, 2017

Reading:  Radcliffe Institute of Harvard University,  February 16, 2017.

Edward R. Hallowell Lecture:  Haverford School, Haverford PA  February 22, 2017

Discover 2017 Literary Series for Barnes & Noble: New York, NY  March 1, 2017

Reading: Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA  April 4, 2017.

Reading:  University of Puget Sound, Puget Sound, WA May 18, 2017

Jenny on stage at Seattle’s Town Hall, March 2009.  Note the creepy Madonna-style headset.