Authors Live!: S.C. Gwynne
The latest Authors Live! will featur S. C. Gwynne talking about his new book, Rebel Yell: The Violence, Passion, and Redemption of Stonewall Jackson.
Gwynne delves deep into Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson's private life - the death of his parents at a young age, the loss of his young, beloved first wife, and his regimented personal habits - while detailing his magnificent 24-month career during the Civil War. Gwynne is the author the NYT bestseller Empire of the Summer Moon, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award.
The 7 pm event is free and open to the public. A 6 pm reception, by reservation only, is $30 per person and includes a copy of the book. For more information and reservations, call 214-523-2240 or go to www.hpumc.org. Books will be available for purchase and there will be a book signing following the program.