April 28, 2016

Tufts University

Thursday, April 28

Keynote Speaker & Book Signing

160 Packard Ave.
Medford, MA 02155


April 28, 2016

Harvard University

Thursday, April 28

Keynote Speaker & Book Signing


April 27, 2016

Yale University

Wednesday, April 27

Keynote Speaker & Book Signing

4:30-7:30 p.m.

April 27, 2016

West Point Society

Wednesday, April 27

Speaker and Book Signing

7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

April 25, 2016


Georgetown University

Tuesday, April 25

Book Discussion

3700 O St NW, Washington, DC 20057



Keynote Speaker and Book Signing

Thursday, April 14


April 13, 2016

James Madison University

Wednesday April 13


April 7, 2016

Casa De Misericordia

Thursday, April 7

Key note speaker and Book signing


March 18, 2016

University of Michigan

Friday, March 18

Keynote Speaker and Book signing

Monday, March 7

11:30 -2:30

Wednesday, November 18

Keynote Speaker and Book signing

U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center
950 Soldiers Drive
Carlisle, PA 170


Thursday, November 12

Panelist and Book signing

1030 15th Street, NW, 12th Floor (West Tower)
Washington, DC


Wednesday, November 11

Keynote Speaker and Book signing

Arlington National Cemetery


Wednesday, November 11

Keynote Speaker and Book signing

1020 Hull Street
Baltimore, MD 21230


Wednesday, November 4


5 Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, California 94111


October 28, 2015

TD Bank

Wednesday, October 28


Keynote Speaker and Q&A


Friday, October 23

The New York Military Affairs Symposium

283 Lexington Avenue

Wednesday, October 21

Keynote Speaker

800 W University Pkwy
Orem, UT 84058


Sunday, October 18

Keynote Speaker and Book Signing

University of Nevada Las Vegas
4505 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV.


October 5, 2015

Carroll County Library

Monday October 5

Keynote Speaker

91 west Main Street, Westminster, MD

7:30 p.m.

September 24, 2015

Product Hunt

Q & A

12:00-12:30 PST

Product Hunt Live Q and A link

Keynote Speaker

1776 Main St.
Santa Monica, CA


Wednesday, September 16

Keynote Speaker & Book Signing

Trail’s End Club
Francis E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyoming


September 9, 2015

Dress for Success Triangle

Wednesday, September 9

Keynote speaker & Book Signing

Woman’s Club of Raleigh
3300 Woman’s Club Dr., Raleigh, NC 27612


August 28, 2015

Ft. Hood Book signing

Ft. Hood, Texas

FT HOOD TX 76544

11:00-2:00 p.m.

Thursday June 11

Joint Women’s Leadership Symposium

Wyndham Bayside Sandiego, CA.
1355 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101


Thursday June 11

Off The Sidelines Book Club

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will hold a live chat with Ashley’s War author Gayle Tzemach Lemmon to discuss this extraordinary story of one of the first all female cultural support teams to enable our Special Ops units on the ground in Afghanistan.


4:00p.m. PST
7:00p.m. EST

June 7, 2015

Mall of America

Sunday, June 7


Celebrating Women in Combat: The Untold Story
Ashley’s War Book Signing

Mall of America

Thursday, June 4


Ashley’s War by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon will be featured at:
The Bush Library

2943 SMU Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75205

May 29, 2015

TEDWomen 2015

Friday, May 29

Featured Speaker

TEDWomen 2015 Monterey Conference Center (MCC)
1 Portola Plaz
Monterey, CA 93940

Wednesday, May 27


1875 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006

Tuesday, May 26

Featured Speaker

301 East Magnolia Avenue
Hagerstown, MD 21742

Friday, May 1

Ashley’s War by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon will be featured at:
Powell’s Books

3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd.
Cedar Hills Crossing
Beaverton, OR 97005

Thursday, April 30

Ashley’s War by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon will be featured at:
Elliott Bay Book Company

1521 Tenth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122

Wednesday, April 29

Ashley’s War by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon will be featured at:
Book Passage

1 Ferry Building
#42 San Francisco Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111

February 26, 2015

Toronto, Canada

Keynote Speaker
Women in the modern Business Environment
5:00pm — 7:30pm
University of Toronto
27 King’s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2:45pm — 3:15pm
Renaissance Hotel
999 9th St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Livestream Coverage

Keynote Speaker and Q&A
Common Reading
7:00pm — 9:00pm
Xavier University
1 Drexel Dr
New Orleans, LA 70125

Keynote Speaker
Annual Diversity Conference
Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, MI 49855

CISA panel on Women, Peace, and Security
1:30pm — 3:30pm
National Defense University
300 5th Avenue, S.W.
Washington, DC 20319-5066

Keynote Speaker
Dressmaker of Khair Khana
10:00am — 2:00pm
Harvard Business School
70 N Harvard St Boston, MA 02163

Going Global: Women Leaders in Philanthropy and Social Entrepreneurship
5:00pm — 7:30pm
United Talent Agency UTA Plaza
9336 Civic Center Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Exploring Provocative Questions and Major Trends Shaping Today’s National Security Landscape
Grand Hyatt Hotel
1000 H st NW, Washington, DC 20001

Keynote speaker and Q&A
Dressmaker of Khair Khana
6:30pm — 7:30pm
New Hampton School
70 Main St
New Hampton, NH 03256

Speech & Class Visits
Theme: “Roles & Responsibilities: Ethical Response to Revolutionary Change”
Saginaw Valley State University
7400 Bay Road
University Centre,
MI 48710-0001

Berry College selected “Dressmaker” as their common read for Fall 2012 for their entire freshmen class
Berry College, Mount Berry, GA

University of Florida’s New Student Convocation in conjunction with the selection of “The Dressmaker of Khair Khana” as the freshman class read

Convocation Speaker
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center
1:00pm — 3:00pm

Gayle Lemmon & David Brooks moderate a conversation about gender data at a conference sponsored by the State Department and Gallup.

Talk and Q&A
Sante Fe International Folk Art Market
5:30pm — 9:30pm

Book Signing and Talk
Festival of Women Authors
9am — 4pm
Irvine Marriott

Stanford Graduate School of Business — Global Conference
“Entrepreneurship and Post Transitional Economies” Panel
Center for Global Business & the Economy
Graduate School of Business
Stanford University

Westfield Memorial Library
550 East Broad Street
Westfield, NJ 07090
(908) 789–4090

Community Book Signing & School Lecture
Phillips Exeter Academy
20 Main Street
Exeter, NH  03833–2460
(603) 772–4311

Keynote Address
United Sole Sisters Luncheon
Greenwich Country Club
Noon: Lunch
1:15pm: Keynote
19 Doubling Road
Greenwich, CT 06830

“IdeaFest” Keynote Speaker
University of South Dakota, Vermillion Campus
Vermillion, South Dakota

Talk & Luncheon
Sponsored by Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University
Helmand Restaurant
12:00pm — 2:00pm
806 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD

Reading, Talk, Q&A, and Book Signing
Tattered Cover Book Store
2526 East Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80206

Talk, Q&A, and Book Signing
Powell’s Bookstore
Reading/Talk, Q&A, Signing
1005 West Burnside
Portland, OR 97210

TALK, Q&A, and Book Signing
W/ University Bookstore
1119 8th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

March 21-22, 2012
Columbus, Georgia

Talk, Q&A, and Book Signing

Regina, Saskatchewan
Theme: ‘Influencing the World’



Englewood, Colorado

Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa

Rancho Mirage, CA

December 1, 2011

New York, NY: TEDx WOMEN

Featured speaker at the bi-coastal conference. Attendance is invite-only but please visit tedxwomen.org to view the conference online.

11:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. EST

The Paley Center for Media

5:30 pm

529 14th Street, NW
13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045

Panel: More Workers, More Jobs, More Money:  Why Spreading the Wealth is Good for Global Business

4:45 – 6:00 p.m.

Thunderbird Campus

1 Global Place

Glendale, Arizona 85306

An elite group of global business executives, global leaders, government officials, NGO representatives, and thought leaders from around the world will unite on Thunderbird’s campus Nov. 10-11 for two days of leading-edge dialogue, networking and collaboration on today’s most pressing global business topics.

Luncheon and talk begin at 11:30 a.m. (Book Signing after the luncheon)

The Adolphus Hotel

1321 Commerce Street

Dallas, TX 75202

Gayle is one of five “featured authors” at the 2011 event

Program – 7:00 p.m.

The Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center


Keynote Speech


Hayes Mansion

200 Edenvale Avenue

San Jose, CA 95136

August 11 – 6:00 – 8:00 PM:  Reception at local independent bookstore

August 12 – 12:00 – 3:00 PM:  Keynote Speech, Luncheon, Question & Answer Session,  and Book Signing


Georgetown University

Panel II: Economic Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, and Small Business Development

Ronald Reagan Building

1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington D.C., 20004

529 14th Street, NW
13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045

June 9, 2011

Live Etsy Twitter Chat

Gayle joins Etsy buyers and sellers in a discussion on Twitter.  Please join Gayle by using the hash tag #craftingthefuture.

The W Hotel

181 3rd St.

San Francisco, CA  94105

6-8pm  An Evening with Hostess Patricia Lansing honoring Gayle Tzemach Lemmon and “The Dressmaker of Khair Khana,”  benefiting Vital Voices.

Carolina Herrera

8441 Melrose Place

Los Angeles, CA 90069

7:00 pm – Talk, discussion, and signing

801 West 15th Street
Plano, TX 75075

6:00 pm – Talk, discussion, and signing event

Rosewood Crescent Hotel
400 Crescent Court
Dallas, TX 75201

$20 for Members and Guests
$35 for Non-Members

6:00 pm – Talk, discussion, and signing event.

1120 20th St NW
Suite 500 North
Washington, D.C. 20036

7:00 pm – Discussion and signing event.

Mercy Corps Action Center
28 SW 1st Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

1:00 pm – Author will participate in a panel titled “From the Front Page to the Bookshelf,” along with Jason Felch, Ralph Frammolino, and Judy Pasternak. Book signing to follow.

USC Campus

Author discussion and book signing at 7:00 PM.

51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Keynote speaker for Invent Your Future Conference from 6:00 – 7:30 PM.

The Santa Clara Convention Center.
5001 Great America Parkway,
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Gayle in conversation with Marie Arana, literary critic for The Washington Post, plus signing event. Event starts at 2:00 PM.

Event Location:
Bethesda Hyatt Regency Hotel
One Bethesda Metro Center
7400 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda, Maryland, 20814
301-657 -1234

Author discussion and signing event at 7:29 PM.

University of Virginia
Jefferson Hall (Hotel C)
McCormick Road
Charlottesville, VA, 22903

85 Broads Power Breakfast Event with author talk and signing from 7:00 – 9:30 AM.

Event address:

Author discussion and signing event at 12:00 pm.

151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840

Author discussion and party at 5:30 PM.

Council on Foreign Relations New York Headquarters
58 East 68th Street (southwest corner of 68th and Park Ave.)

Author talk, discussion & signing at 7:00 PM.

Event address:
695 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Author discussion and signing at 7:00 PM.

B&N Booksellers
401 Newport Center Drive
Fashion Island Mall
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Author talk, discussion & signing at 7:00 PM.

Event address:
189 The Grove Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Author in conversation with Kai Ryssdal for Q&A at 7:00 PM with book signing to follow.

Event address:
ALOUD AT CENTRAL LIBRARY (Mark Taper Auditorium)
Library Foundation of Los Angeles
630 W. 5th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Parking: You can park at the 524 S. Flower Street Garage beneath the Library and we’ll validate your ticket. You will then walk through the main lobby of the library and over to the Mark Taper Auditorium, where the program takes place.

Author talk, discussion and signing event. 9:40 -10:40 AM.

Event Location:
Auditorium – Wellesley High School
50 Rice Street,
Wellesley MA 02481

Author talk, discussion & signing at 7:00 PM.

Event address:
9 College ST
South Hadley, MA 01075

Author talk, discussion & signing event at 7:00 PM. Co-sponsored by BPEACE.

Event address:
Harvard Bookstore
1256 Massachusetts AVE
Cambridge, MA 02138

Information about BPEACE: www.bpeace.org

Luncheon, Talk & Signing event from 12:30 pm to 2:00 PM. Registration for the event will open soon.

Institute of International Education
1st Floor Board Room
809 UN Plaza (1st Ave., between 45th & 46th)
New York, NY

Author discussion and book signing at 3:00 PM.

Event address:
Barnes & Noble
555 12th St NW (12th & E)
Washington, DC 20004

Reception and program from 5:30 – 8:00 PM. Refer to the “More Info” link below to register.

Event address:
Women’s Foreign Policy Group
Academy for Educational Development
1875 Connecticut Ave. NW, 8th Floor Board Room
Washington, DC 20009

Author talk, Discussion & Signing at 7:00 PM.

Event address:
Harvard Club of NYC
27 West 44th Street (between 5th & 6th Ave.)
New York, NY 10036
(212) 827-1212
* Subway: 42ND Street – Bryant Park

Author reading, discussion & signing event at 7:00 PM. Co-sponsored by BPEACE.

Barnes & Noble Bookstore
2289 Broadway at 82nd Street
New York, New York 10024
Store: (212) 362-8835

Co-sponsor- BPEACE

Author galley signing at 3:00 – 4:00 pm PST.