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H. W. Brands, Peter S. Canellos, and Lindsay M. Chervinsky

H. W. Brands, Peter S. Canellos, and Lindsay M. Chervinsky

November 6, 2021
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm EDT

About this Event

Historian H. W. Brands, author of Our First Civil War: Patriots and Loyalists in the American Revolution and journalist Peter S. Canellos, author of The Great Dissenter: The Story of John Marshall Harlan, America’s Judicial Hero, will be interviewed about writing and researching historical figures (and much more!) by Dr. Lindsay M. Chervinsky, author of The Cabinet: George Washington and the Creation of an American Institution on the Main Stage. Be sure to visit the authors in the Signing Gallery (downstairs in Joseph-Beth Booksellers) to get books signed after this talk!

There are two ways to tune in to this free program on Saturday, November 6: join us live at Joseph-Beth Booksellers, or return to this page to watch the livestream starting at 12:30 p.m. Eastern. No registration is required. Seating at Joseph-Beth is first-come, first-served. Thanks to our Main Stage sponsor, the University of Kentucky!



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