Online Program Videos
Available recordings of Athenaeum events held online will be posted here. They are also available on our YouTube channel.
06-24-21 Doreen Wade: Salem’s Black Picnic and Election Day
06-17-21 Lauren Aguirre: The Memory Thief
06-09-21 Punto Urban Art Museum: What Does It Mean to Be Free?
05-02-21 The Salem Ancestry Talk Show:
The Photo Detective and the Storyteller
03-25-21 Lauren Willig: Band of Sisters
03-20-21 Give Voice: Poetry in Response to “The Salem Witch Trials 1692”
02-11-21 Reckoning with Racist Monuments
01-18-21 Skip Finley: Whaling Captains of Color
01-14-21 Megan Marshall and Lloyd Schwartz: Recovering the Poems of Scott Harney, 1955-2019
12-16-20 Cathy Marie Buchanan and Brunonia Barry—Daughter of Black Lake
12-13-20 Writers in Your Neighborhood
11-18-20 Christoph Strobel: Legacies of 1620 and the Mayflower: Native Americans of New England
10-28-20 Kathleen Sebelius: A Live Commentary on the 2020 Election
08-21-20 Rebecca Totaro—The Plague in Shakespeare’s London and Lessons for Us Now
07-22-20 Deborah Plummer: Achieving Racial Equity…One Friend at a Time
All lectures, concerts, workshops, and groups are now online. Please check this website for updates on times and login credentials.
Summer Salon Online: Christine Thomson
Summer Salon: Storytelling—RAIN DATE
Salem Literary Festival