You are here: Home / Archive / 2010 / October / Choose Thy Ground: The Tombs of Nineteenth Century American Writers

Choose Thy Ground: The Tombs of Nineteenth Century American Writers

When Oct 28, 2010
from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Where Library Meeting Room
Contact Phone 319-273-8643
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

Join U.N.I. Associate Professor of History, Tom Connors, as he digs for the truth to uncover how writers in this period became national celebrities, cemeteries became tourist attractions, and American sculpture reached a golden age.  The most celebrated authors knew their graves would attract pilgrims and made careful plans to greet their arrival. 

This program is free to the public and was made possible by the Friends of the Cedar Falls Public Library.

January 2013 »
January
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
Upcoming Events
Friends Morning Book Discussion Oct 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM — Conference Room
Modesty & Majesty: Presidential Tombs from Washington to Reagan Oct 28, 2014 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM — Library Meeting Room
Authors - Barb and Dave Else Oct 30, 2014 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Library Meeting Room
Teen littleBits 101 Nov 01, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM — Young Adult Room
Teen littleBits Nov 01, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Previous events…
Upcoming events…