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Reeve Lindbergh :: VHC 1st Wednesday Lecture


lindberghs"Rowing Against Wind and Tide: The Journals and Letters of Anne Morrow Lindbergh"

r lindberghAuthor Reeve Lindbergh will discuss collecting four decades of her mother’s previously unpublished diaries and letters—shedding light on her mother’s marriage to Charles Lindbergh and her take on world events.

Reeve Lindbergh, the youngest child of aviator-authors Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, is the author of more than two dozen books for children and adults. Her work has also appeared in a number of periodicals and magazines including The New York Times Book Review, The New Yorker and the Washington Post. Reeve has served on the boards of local, state, and national organizations including the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum Board of Trustees, the Vermont State Library Board, the Charles A. and Anne  Morrow Lindbergh Foundation, and the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation. She lives in Barnet, Vermont, with her husband, writer Nat Tripp, and enjoys visits from their children and grandchildren.

The Vermont Humanities Council present the 1st Wednesday Lecture series October through May, hosted by Norwich Public Library and Norwich Historical Society.


This event will be held at the Norwich Congregational Church, about a block from the Norwich Bookstore. Free and open to the public; reservations are not required.

Event date: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Norwich Congregational Church
13 Church Street
Norwich, VT
Against Wind and Tide: Letters and Journals, 1947-1986 Cover Image
By Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Reeve Lindbergh (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780375714924
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Pantheon Books - February 3rd, 2015

Whie copies of this book are often hard to come by, we will have plenty at the lecture!


Under a Wing: A Memoir Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781439148839
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 5th, 2009

The"poignant and superbly written memoir"(Chicago Tribune) of growing up as the daughter of Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh.

- Famous family: Reeve Lindbergh was the youngest child in her family. Her parents were so successful at avoiding publicity that it took years before she realized that they were famous.