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The Mark O. Hatfield Distinguished Historians Forum: Erik Larson


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First Congregational Church of Christ
1126 Southwest Park Avenue
Portland

When:
May 7, 2013

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Now in its 15th year, the Mark O. Hatfield Distinguished Historians Forum provides broad insights and perspectives on United States history. Each series brings together the nation’s top scholars and writers for thought-provoking evenings of history. Most featured lecturers have won a Pulitzer Prize or National Book Award for their writing, and many are among the most revered academicians in the nation.

The 2013 series features:

Michael Duffy, author of The Presidents Club: Inside the World's Most Exclusive Fraternity, February 12, 2013

Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns, April 16, 2013

Brent Walth, "Tom McCall Centennial Lecture", March 13, 2013 in Ashland and March 20, 2013 in Bend

Erik Larson, author of In the Garden of Beasts and Devil in White City, May 7, 2013

David Eisenhower, author of Eisenhower: At War, May 21, 2013