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20th Annual Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture

Monday, Aug 03 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lecture & Readings
Merril-Cazier Library
The 20th Annual Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture will take place in the Logan Tabernacle, 50 N. Main Street, on Thursday, October 2, at 7 p.m. The title of this year's lecture is "Heroes and Hero Worship: Brigham Young and the Utah War." It will be presented by Dr. Ronald W. Walker, a professional historian living in Salt Lake City and a former Professor of History at Brigham Young University. Walker is the author of eight books and more than five dozen historical articles, dealing mainly with Western, Utah, and Mormon history. The Mormon History Association has recognized his work with several citations and awards, including its Best Book Award which he has received twice. To read an abstract of the lecture and more about the lecture, visit the web site shown below. All area college students are invited to participate in a writing competition in conjunction with this lecture. Cash awards will be given. See web site for details.
Open to
Liz Kline
No admission charge