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2014 Fall Events Schedule
October 23rd, 2014
“Dangerous Guests: Enemy Captives and Revolutionary Communities in the War for Independence”
A new book talk and signing by Washington College history professor Ken Miller.
November 6th, 2014
George Washington Book Prize Celebration
The George Washington Book Prize recognizes the year’s best books on the nation’s founding era, especially those that have the potential to advance broad public understanding of American history.
November 9th, 2014
The Real War: WWII Film Festival - “Sahara” (1943)
Film screening: 7:00 p.m., Norman James Theatre, William Smith Hall
November 11th, 2014
StoryQuest: Remembering WWII - A Multimedia Experience
The C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience, the Washington College Premier Concert Series, the Department of Drama, and the Washington College Veterans Association celebrate Veterans Day with a free multimedia concert event featuring Trio Galilei.
November 19th, 2014
“What So Proudly We Hailed: Francis Scott Key, A Life,” a talk by Marc Leepson
What So Proudly We Hailed was published this year to coincide with the 200th anniversary of Key’s writing The Star-Spangled Banner. It’s the first biography of Francis Scott Key in more than seventy-five years.