For appearances:
Jayme Boucher at Penguin Random House:

For press inquires:
Kris Dahl at ICM

For information about Long Black Veil:

To contact Jenny directly:




Autumn 2018

I’m keeping a light schedule this fall while I work on several new book projects.

But I’ll be at the University of Rhode Island on October 2nd, and in Bethesda, Maryland, on October 19th and 20th for the Fitzgerald Festival, which this year honors my friend Richard Russo.

Winter/Spring 2017

17-05-18-boylan740px• Visiting Writer: Rancho Mirage Writers Festival, Rancho Mirage, CA. January 27-28, 2017
• Lecture & Reading: Humboldt State University, Humboldt CA. February 2, 2017
• Reading: Radcliffe Institute of Harvard University. February 16, 2017
• Edward R. Hallowell Lecture: Haverford School, Haverford PA. February 22, 2017
• Discover 2017 Literary Series for Barnes & Noble: New York, NY. March 1, 2017
• Panel at Wesleyan University, with Alexander Chee. Olin Library, March 3, 201
• New England Independent Booksellers Association, Boston, March 24, 2017. 
• Wesleyan University: Public Policy “Debate” with Michael Dyson, Todd Gitlin, and Rob Rosenthal. Allbritton Center for the Study of Public Life, March 29, 2017
• 92Y Talk: Conversation with Anna Quindlen, Susan Faludi, and JFB. 92nd St. Y, New York, NY. March 30, 2017
• GLAAD Gala, Los Angeles, April 1, 2017
• Reading: Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA. April 4, 2017
Publication Day: LONG BLACK VEIL.  April 11, 2017
• Reading, Barnes & Noble, 82nd Street & Broadway, NYC April 12, 2017
• Event at The Berkshire School, MA, April 13, 2017
• Reading, Odyssey Bookshop, South Hadley, MA, April 13, 2017
• Event at Facebook HQ: (check blog for more info), April 20, 2017
• 92Y Talk: Conversation with Caitlyn Jenner and JFB. 92nd St. Y, New York, NY. April 25, 2017
• Reading, Book Culture, New York City, April 27, 20017
• Reading: Politics & Prose, Washington DC April 29, 2017
• PEN World Voices Festival: HousingWorks, 126 Crosby Street, New York. May 2, 2017  6 PM: LGBTQ Identity and Faith, with Joy Ladin, Reverend Dr. Amy Butler, Gerrard Conley, and Binyavanga Wainaina, moderated by JFB; and 7:30 PM: Queer Lives and Media, with Janet Mock, Jennifer Pozner, and Eileen Myles, moderated by JFB. 
• GLAAD Gala, NYC May 6. 
• 92Y Talk:
 Conversation with Richard Russo and JFB. 92nd St. Y, New York, NY. May 9, 2017
• Reading: Tattered Cover, Denver, CO, May 16, 2017
• Reading: Book Soup, Los Angeles, CA, May 17, 2017
• Reading: University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA May 18, 2017
• Reading: Books Inc., San Francisco, CA May 19, 2017
• Reading: Chicago Literary Festival: June 10-11, 2017
• Reading: Print Bookstore: Portland ME  June 21, 2017