Talk: "Be Careful What You Secede For: The Unanticipated Consequences of the Civil War in Savannah”
Mon, April 4, 2011 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • Belo Mansion & Pavilion, 2101 Ross Ave., Dallas, Texas
Prof. Jackie Jones on "Civil War Savannah"
CHANGE OF SPEAKER DUE TO FAMILY EMERGENCY.
The Department of History, NotEvenPast.org, and The University of Texas' College of Liberal Arts invites you to a luncheon and talk featuring Professor Jacqueline Jones. The title of her talk is "Be Careful What You Secede For: The Unanticipated Consequences of the Civil War in Savannah.”
Jones is the Walter Prescott Webb Chair in History, Ideas and the Mastin Gentry White Professor of Southern History in the department. She is a Pulitzer Prize finalist, winner of the Bancroft Prize, and a MacArthur Fellow, 1999-2004.
She is the author of Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow and many other works. Her most recent book is titled Saving Savannah: The City and the Civil War.
$25 per person. Open to the public.
RSVP by Friday, April 1 to Courtney Meador or call 512-471-5491.
Please send your check payment—made payable to "UT Austin"—to the following address:
UT Austin, History Dept.
1 University Station, B7000
Austin, TX 78712
Please note "Jones April 4” on the memo line on check.
PHOTO OF PROF. JONES BY MARSHA MILLER