May 19, 2018
The Explorers Club, Washington Group
Dinner and speech about voyage and encounters.


March 3, 2018
Merritt Bookstore, 1:30-2:30pm
57 Front Street
Millbrook, NY 12545, 845-677-5857
Book chat and signing.

February 12, 2018
Explorers Club, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m
46 East 70th Street, New York City
Public Lecture Series
“1492 Retold: A Bicultural Examination of Columbus’s Epic Voyage”
Tickets go on sale for the lecture beginning at 6:00pm on the day of the lecture.
Reservations are recommended: call (212) 628-8383 or e-mail

January 25, 2018
The Explorers Club, New England Chapter
Speech about voyage and encounters.

January 22, 2018
Bill Martinez Live
Interview about book.

December 13, 2017
This Anthro Life, with anthropologists Adam Gamwell and Ryan Collins
Interview about how book was written.

December 5, 2017
Culture Chat, with Mimi Chan
Mimi Chan Culture Chat Podcast

November 19, 2017
Big Blend Radio, 3:45pm EST
Interview about book. Listen live or archive:

November 10, 2017
Bob Cudmore’s Historians Podcast.
Soundcloud     WHMT Radio
Interview regarding Tainos, Columbus, and historical record.

Image Credits:
Images contained on this website are taken from Encounters Unforeseen as follows: Home Page and background to all pages, the book’s cover page illustrated by Robert Hunt. The footer to all pages, portions of: Genove la Superba, an engraving from the Nuremberg Chronicle of 1493, and a bohío drawn by Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo in Historia General y Natural de Las Indias. The images of the Taíno in the hammock on the Blog page and of the caney and bohio on the Contact page, also by Oviedo, from same source. All other maps and images have been drawn for Encounters Unforeseen by David Atkinson. Oviedo images from Biodiversity Heritage Library. For further details, see Encounters Unforeseen.

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