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.

April 2013 »
April
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
Upcoming Events
Puppet Show Apr 03, 2015 04:00 PM - 04:45 PM — Youth Department
Social Stitching Apr 04, 2015 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Library Closed - Easter Holiday Apr 05, 2015 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Backyard Composting & Indoor Composting with Redworms Apr 07, 2015 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Friends Evening Book Discussion Apr 07, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Conference Room
Previous events…
Upcoming events…