Events


tiradentes book launch, photo exhibit, and film debut

You are cordially invited to a photo exhibit opening, a book launch and signing, and a short film debut followed by a Q & A with author/photographer Ben Batchelder afterwards.  (Para a convite em português, favor olhar em baixo o gráfico da convite imprimida.) The photo exhibit, named Tiradentes: Becos […]


boston and new york readings

Continuing the U.S. launch of To Belém & Back, there were three book events in mid-September on the Upper East Coast: a book club reading in Winchester, MA, followed by an open book launch event in Brookline, MA, followed by one in New York’s West Village.  Among the innovations for […]


new york reading of “to belém & back”

You’re invited to the New York launch of To Belém & Back: Backroads Brazil with my Black Lab, on Monday, Sept. 15th, at 7pm, to include a reading, an audio/visual presentation, and Q&A. The event is graciously hosted by Roger & Renata Ullman – old friends of the author, who […]


“to belém & back” global launch

“To Belém & Back,” for its global launch in downtown São Paulo, Brazil, was honored by a large turnout for a one-night art intervention, which included a photo exhibit (of images from the journey), a pocket show by Brazilian star and singer Vanessa Bumagny, the book’s launch video, and book […]


global book launch in são paulo, brazil

You are invited to the launch of author Ben Batchelder‘s second book, “To Belém & Back: Backroads Brazil with my Black Lab,” in São Paulo, Brazil on Thursday, Feb. 26th.  Besides a photo exhibition of images from the journey, there will be a show by the author’s friend Vanessa Bumagny, […]