Cara Robertson

Photograph by Aaron Jay Young
About The Author

Cara Robertson is a lawyer whose writing has appeared in The Boston Globe, the Raleigh News and Observer, and the Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities. She was educated at Harvard, Oxford, and Stanford Law School. A former Supreme Court law clerk, she served as a legal adviser to the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia at The Hague and a Visiting Scholar at Stanford Law School. Her scholarship has been supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Humanities Center of which she is a Trustee. She first started researching the Lizzie Borden story as a senior at Harvard, and published her first paper on the trial in the Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities in 1997. The Trial of Lizzie Borden is her first book. 

Appearances
MAR 25
6:00 PM
in person
INKFISH BOOKS
488 Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
MAR 26
in person
SAVOY BOOKSHOP
Talk, Q&A, Signing.
10 Canal Street
Westerly, RI
MAR 27
in person
FALL RIVER HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Fall River Historical Society at Bristol Community College.
Bristol Community College
Fall River, MA
MAR 28
12:00 PM
in person
BOSTON ATHENAEUM
MAR 28
7:00 PM
in person
HARVARD BOOKSTORE
1256 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02138
MAR 30
3:30 PM
in person
POLITICS & PROSE
5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
APR 22
7:30 PM
in person
POWELL'S
2720 NW 29th Ave
Portland, OR 97210
APR 24
7:00 PM
in person
TATTERED COVER
2526 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206
APR 25
in person
BOOKS INC.
Chestnut Street location.
2251 Chestnut St
San Francisco, CA 94123
MAY 1
in person
ELLIOTT BAY BOOK COMPANY
1521 Tenth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
MAY 3
in person
VROMAN'S BOOKSTORE / BOOK SOUP
695 E. Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91101
MAY 5
in person
DIESEL BOOKSTORE
225 26th St
Santa Monica, CA 90402

Books by Cara Robertson