CANCELLED: Cara Robertson - The Trial of Lizzie Borden

A New Account of American Mythology, a True Crime Book Talk & Signing

**This is event has been cancelled. We are planning to reschedule. Stay tuned!

Cara Robertson is a lawyer whose writing has appeared in The Boston Globe and theYale Journal of Law and the Humanities. She will discuss and sign The Trial of Lizzie Borden ($28.00 Simon & Schuster), a remarkable new account of an essential piece of American mythology based on twenty years of research and recently unearthed evidence.

Based on transcripts of the Borden legal proceedings, contemporary newspaper accounts, unpublished local accounts, and recently unearthed letters from Lizzie herself, The Trial of Lizzie Borden offers a window onto America in the Gilded Age, showcasing its most deeply held convictions and its most troubling social anxieties.


This event is free and open to the public. End time may vary.

Can’t make it to the event? To request an autographed copy, please click on the "Add to Cart" button for the book and be sure to mention you'd like an autographed copy in comments portion of your order. 

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Tattered Cover Colfax Avenue
2526 East Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80206
The Trial of Lizzie Borden Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501168376
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - March 12th, 2019