Alumnae Author Panel and Coffee Talk: Women at a “Small Prestigious College in New Hampshire"

Join us for a fun-filled panel and coffee talk! Sarah McCraw Crow ’87 (The Wrong Kind of Woman), Caroline Cook ’22 (Tell Them to Be Quiet and Wait), and Kimberley Tait ’01 (Fake Plastic Love) will talk about Dartmouth’s role in their novels. New York Times bestselling novelist and creative-writing lecturer Katie Crouch (Embassy Wife) will moderate. 

This event is free and open to all. Coffee and light drinks will be provided, courtesy of Dartmouth's Coeducation Weekend.

November 13
10:00 a.m.


About the Panelists


Sarah McCraw Crow is the author of The Wrong Kind of Woman. Her short fiction, essays, articles, and reviews have appeared in many publications, including Literary Hub, Family Circle, Ladies’ Home Journal, Good Housekeeping, and Stanford Alumni Magazine. She’s a graduate of Dartmouth College, Stanford University, and Vermont College of Fine Arts, and she lives with her family on an old farm in New Hampshire. 


Caroline Cook is an artist and writer whose work has appeared in McSweeney's, Ms. Magazine, and elsewhere. Tell Them to Be Quiet and Wait is her first novel, based on her time at Dartmouth College. Connect with her at or on Twitter at @caroline_e_cook


Kimberley Tait is the author of Fake Plastic Love, a novel inspired by her college thesis on life as a staged performance in the novels of F. Scott Fitzgerald. She is chief editor of Antler, a venture capital firm breaking down barriers to entrepreneurship across six continents. Raised in Toronto and a previous resident of New York, Tortola, and London, Kimberley recently relocated to New Hampshire. 


About the Moderator

Katie Crouch is the New York Times bestselling author of Girls in Trucks, Men and Dogs, and Abroad. She has also written essays for The New York Times, Glamour, The Guardian, Slate, Salon, and Tin House. A former resident of Namibia and San Francisco, Crouch now lives in Vermont with her family and teaches creative writing at Dartmouth College. 

Event date: 
Sunday, November 13, 2022 - 10:00am
Event address: 
3 Allen Street
Hanover, NH 03755-2001
Tell Them to Be Quiet and Wait By Caroline Cook Cover Image
ISBN: 9781639885411
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Published: Atmosphere Press - November 1st, 2022

Fake Plastic Love: A Novel By Kimberley Tait Cover Image
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 8th, 2018

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Published: Mira Books - July 19th, 2022