Duo Dickinson & Steve Culpepper, "A Home Called New England"

This is a unique slice of New England: culture, history, homes, people - the images and stories are delightful for anyone who loves New England, no matter where they live.

This 320 page, 400 illustration book packs a punch - it conveys New England's history, aesthetics, characters and culture: everyone who lives in, or has lived in, or just wants to live in this part of the world would love this potent gift.

There is no more interesting part of the world, let alone America than New England.

A Home Called New England deals with the humans, ideas, buildings, cities and institutions that make this part of the world worth investigating - if you are interested in history, architecture, characters and institutions, A Home Called New England touches on 400 years of social sweep and intellectual fervor.

Duo Dickinson Cornell 1977, has built over 700 things and 30 percent of his work is pro bono or at-cost work. He was elected a Fellow in AIA in 2017.

Dickinson has written eight books.  He has received more than 30 awards, has been widely published and given over 100 talks, is co-founder of The Congress of Residential Architecture (CORA), and has taught at Yale and Roger Williams College.  He is now on the faculty of the Building Beauty program at the Suor Orsola Benincasa University, Naples, Italy.

Steve Culpepper has worked in book publishing since the 1970s, beginning as an intern at Louisiana State University where he was a proofreader on A Confederacy of Dunces, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 1981.

Since college he has served as a newspaper editor, magazine editor and as an acquisition editor for Taunton Press, Globe Pequot Press, and Lyons Press. Culpepper has edited hundreds of non-fiction books, many on architecture, architectural history, and residential construction. Many of his books have become best sellers in their categories.

 Please register for this FREE event here.

If you're unable to attend the event and would like a signed copy of A Home Called New England,  please purchase the "Signed" version below.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
R.J. Julia Booksellers
768 Boston Post Road
Madison, CT 06443
A Home Called New England: A Celebration of Hearth and History Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781493018468
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Globe Pequot Press - November 15th, 2017