A vintage black and white white photo of Harvard Square from the cover of Harvard Square: A Love Story

Catherine J. Turco at Harvard Book Store presenting Harvard Square: A Love Story

Thu March 2, 2023
7:00 PM

History Cambridge is pleased to partner with Harvard Book Store in welcoming Catherine J. Turco—economic sociologist and the author of The Conversational Firm: Rethinking Bureaucracy in the Age of Social Media—for a discussion of her new book Harvard Square: A Love Story.

History Cambridge Archives (George G. Wright CollectionHarvard Square Defense Fund, and Harvard Square Business Association records) were used alongside other research materials for the book.

History Cambridge is working with Cat Turco to create an in-person guided tour of Harvard Square for early summer. Stay tuned for details!

Note regarding in-person programming at Harvard Bookstore

Harvard Book Store is excited to be back to in-person programming. To ensure the safety and comfort of everyone in attendance, the following Covid-19 safety protocols will be in place at all of our Harvard Book Store events until further notice:

  • Face coverings are required of all staff and attendees when inside the store. Masks must snugly cover nose and mouth.