Leah Atkins at Huntsville
- To Alabama History List Members:
Leah Atkins, noted Alabama historian, will deliver the Hardie P. Jones
lecture at Huntsville's EarlyWorks Children's Museum at 7:00 p.m. on
Tuesday, April 11.
This lecture is one of a series on "Belles Books, History and Memoir:
Southern Women's Civil War Stories" sponsored by the Auburn University
Center for Arts and Humanities and funded by the Alabama Humanities
Foundation. Huntsville sponsors include EarlyWorks and the Alabama
Atkins is a co-editor of "Belle of the Fifties: Memoirs of Mrs. Clay of
Alabama" published by the University of Alabama Press in 1999 and which is
a reprint--with an informative introduction and extensive annotation--of
Virginia Clay-Clopton's memoir originally published in 1905.
The lecture will be in the Grand Hall of EarlyWorks Children's Museum, 404
Madison Street, Huntsville.
For additional information, call EarlyWorks at 256-564-8400 or the Auburn
University Center for Arts and Humanities at 334-844-4946.
Auburn University Center for Arts and Humanities
101 Debardeleben Street
Auburn, AL 36849-5637