Author Appearances and Events

Upcoming appearances and events



Previous events

  • Library of Congress
  • National Archives
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
  • National First Ladies Library
  • James A. Garfield National Historic Site
  • Abraham Lincoln Bookshop Virtual Book Signing
  • Union League Club of Chicago
  • Abraham Lincoln Institute
  • Lincoln Shrine, Redlands, CA
  • Lincoln Boyhood Home NM, Lincoln City, IN
  • Lincoln Group of Washington DC
  • Mary Todd Lincoln House, Lexington, KY
  • Harlan-Lincoln House, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa
  • Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin
  • Civil War Round Table of Washington DC
  • Southern Illinois University
  • Mary Washington University
  • Surratt Society
  • The Lincoln Group of NY
  • Lincoln Home National Historic Site
  • Illinois History Conference
  • Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
  • The Lincoln Forum
  • The Kentucky State Book Fair
  • The Florida State Book Festival
  • George Mason University Fall for the Book Festival



American FLOTUS podcast with Alan Lowe – “The Tragic Life of Mary Todd Lincoln” – June 23, 2022

C-SPAN+ Booknotes podcast with Brian Lamb – November 5, 2021

“The Politics of Robert T. Lincoln,” Retail Politics podcast with Gerry Shields – February 20, 2022

Interview with Jason Emerson Regarding his New Book, Mary Lincoln for the Ages,Lincoln Lore, No. 1923 (Fall 2019): 16-21.

Q&A with Jason Emerson: Mary Lincoln for the Ages,” The History Author Show,, posted August 5, 2019.

CNY Author Brings President Lincoln and His Bride to Life in Poetry,” WSYR News, Syracuse, NY.

Inquiring Minds: An Interview with Author Jason Emerson,” Library of Congress blog, July 16, 2013

Interview with Dr. John A. Riolo on and
May 2008

“An Interview with Jason Emerson,” Lincoln Lore: The Bulletin of the Lincoln Museum, No. 1893 (Summer 2008): 8-11.

Interview: “Lincoln Author Jason Emerson to Speak at Friends Fall Dinner,” Cornerstone: The Newsletter of Morris Library [Southern Illinois University, Carbondale] vol. 3, no. 4 (Summer 2008): 5-6